Mobility/Complete Streets

Mobility/ Complete Streets

SSFM’s Melissa White hosts APBP Micromobility panel discussion.

SSFM’s Melissa White hosts APBP Micromobility panel discussion.

"The only losers are single occupancy cars." Anne Brask, JUMP August 2019 SSFM’s Melissa White hosts APBP Micromobility panel discussion   Micromobility is one of the fastest growing movements in the world of transportation. SSFM Senior Planner Melissa White recently...

Locating affordable housing near jobs lessens urban congestion.

Locating affordable housing near jobs lessens urban congestion.

“The disconnection of place of residence and workplace plays an important role in ... cities’ traffic problems." TomTom Navigation Co. August 2019 Traffic and Income Inequality   One proven answer to urban congestion and paralyzing traffic is placing affordable...

Seeking Input on Making Waimea Multimodal Travel Safer

Seeking Input on Making Waimea Multimodal Travel Safer

“The government has known for over 50 years that burning fossil fuels would cause climate change. And they don't dispute that we are in a danger zone on climate change." Kelsey Juliana August 2019 Making a Difference in Waimea   SSFM is in Waimea on the Big Island for...

SSFM’s team takes Biki bikeshare system for a test drive.

SSFM’s team takes Biki bikeshare system for a test drive.

"Biki has a higher average of female riders than most bikeshare systems in the nation at 44%, compared to 30% or less." Todd Boulanger, executive director of Bikeshare Hawaii August 2019 Testing Biki   Here's the SSFM team out for a Biki test drive! Biki Hawaii is now...

Q&A with Melissa White on bike-friendly, walkable places.

Q&A with Melissa White on bike-friendly, walkable places.

"Sometimes it just takes a different angle, such as looking to the past to identify economic infrastructure that can be updated for the future, or involving young people in devising innovative solutions and projects." January 2019 Walk Bike Places Melissa White,...

SSFM stewards process for Chinatown improvement plans

SSFM stewards process for Chinatown improvement plans

“We are proud of what we were able to achieve with the Downtown/Chinatown component of the project. In only three months we not only completed data collection and traffic analysis at 12 intersections but were able to engage hundreds of stakeholders to gather input on...