Planning for Walking

  • Published: Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation, 2015
  • Authors: Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation
  • Date Added: 07 Apr 2016
  • Last Update: 07 Apr 2016
  • Format: html

Objectives

This Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation (CIHT) guideline - Planning for Walking:

  • describes the characteristics of pedestrian journeys

  • lists the benefits of walking,

  • identifies factors that discourage walking and how they can be overcome,

  • summarises the legal framework that applies to pedestrians,

  • outlines the way that plans and strategies for pedestrian travel are developed.

 

Methodology

Guidance document.

Key Findings

Guidance document, not a research report.

Keywords

Walking, pedestrian travel

Comments

This is a summary document. The full document is also available on the CIHT website. These guidelines are complemented by another CIHT document, Designing for Walking (see below).

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