Mode Share Action Plan 1.0

Mode Share Action Plan 1.0 ( PDF)

Table of Contents

Mode Share Action Plan 1.0 (Chapters/Sections)
1.0 Funding and Projects

1.1: Recommend and clarify guidance to Caltrans districts on SHOPP-eligible active transportation facilities

1.2: Award and manage $25M/year Sustainable Communities Planning Grant Program (SCPG) to support local and regional active transportation planning

1.3: Deliver Active Transportation Program (ATP) project delivery support and technical assistance

1.4: Complete and release Pedestrian Safety Improvement Program

1.5: Complete and release Bicycle Safety Improvement Program

1.6: Leverage state funding sources to deliver 2022 State Rail Plan projects 

2.0 Training 

2.1: Develop training for district staff on Complete Streets Elements Toolbox & Selection Guidance 

2.2: Develop and deploy pedestrian safety training (basic and advanced) 

2.3: Develop and deploy bicycle safety training pilot (basic and advanced) 

2.4: Develop and deploy Planning and Design for Bicycle Transportation training 

2.5: Deliver ADA design training on DIB 82-06 

2.6: Deliver FHWA Focus Cities walk and bike training 

2.7: Establish Center of Excellence for Rail and Mass Transportation 

2.8: Establish Center of Excellence for Complete Streets 

3.0 Standards & Guidance

3.1: Update Project Initiation Report (PIR) Guidance to reflect SB 1 complete streets provision

3.2: Incorporate complete streets elements as primary or secondary assets in SHOPP 

3.3: Develop Complete Streets Toolbox & Selection Guidance 

3.4: Develop Pedestrian Safety Monitoring Program guidance 

3.5: Develop Bicycle Safety Monitoring Program guidance

3.6: Pursue new methods for setting and enforcing speed limits

3.7: Update Caltrans guidance documents for walk and bike facility design and design flexibility approach 

3.8: Develop station area guidelines 

4.0 Planning & Research

4.1: Review and recommend Caltrans district ATP concept applications 

4.2: Proactively identify disadvantaged communities (DACs) without plans and support development of active transportation plans through ATP and SCPG 

4.3: Develop district-level active transportation plans 

4.4: Finalize Pedestrian & Bicycle Research Roadmap 

4.5: Implement State Rail Plan service planning 

4.6: Complete State Transit Strategic Plan 

4.7: Implement integrated ticketing 

5.0 Data Collection & Evaluation

5.1: Develop cohesive strategy and methods to measure walk and bike volume counts

5.2: Track/measure progress toward mode share targets 

5.3: Develop rail and transit ridership database 

6.0 Communication and Promotion

6.1: Collaborate with and solicit input from stakeholders and partners through Caltrans external advisory committees

6.2: Communicate our successes in advancing and promoting active transportation and transit 

6.3: Coordinate encouragement and engagement activities to promote walk, bike, and transit with Caltrans staff and partners 

6.4: Promote State Rail Plan implementation 

6.5: Promote commuter rail benefits 

6.6: Promote first/last mile access to rail planning