Transportation Planning

Gibson Transportation Consulting staff provides transportation services for a variety of projects including strategic plans, specific plans, areawide planning efforts, visitor and event centers, and transportation congestion management. Working closely with public agencies, neighborhood councils, and land use planning and design firms, we develop effective solutions that integrate land uses with the transportation framework.

Areawide Transportation Plans, Strategic Plans & Specific Plans

Gibson Transportation Consulting staff worked on several strategic plans and specific plans, including the 2030 Oahu Regional Transportation Plan, Los Angeles Downtown Strategic Plan, Pasadena Central District Specific Plan, and NBC Universal Evolution Plan. We have also worked on long-range transportation planning for new towns and large-scale multi-use developments in Los Angeles (Playa Vista), Long Beach, Santa Monica, Anaheim, San Ramon, Redwood City, and Richmond, California; Shenandoah, Georgia; and Erin Mills and Meadowvale in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. We have conducted areawide transportation planning studies in San Bernardino County, Irvine, Santa Clarita, Riverside, and Mountain View, California, and San Juan, Puerto Rico; and thoroughfare and general plan updates in Los Angeles, Long Beach, Hollywood, Pasadena, Malibu, Morgan Hill and Riverside, California.

Our staff served on the team for the Los Angeles Community Plan Revision Program, which developed updated specific plans for the 35 planning areas in the City of Los Angeles.

Stadia & Visitor/Event Center Planning

Gibson Transportation Consulting staff worked on transportation planning efforts, master plans, and circulation elements for STAPLES Center, Dodger Stadium, Rose Bowl Stadium, PETCO Park ballpark, Angel Stadium of Anaheim, the University of Arizona stadium, the University of Phoenix Stadium (Arizona Cardinals Stadium), Arena (Phoenix Coyotes arena), the Honda Center (formerly the Arrowhead Pond of Anaheim), University of Southern California's Galen Center, the Queen Mary, the Aquarium of the Pacific, and the Long Beach and Los Angeles Convention Centers.

Studios & Theme Parks

Gibson Transportation Consulting is leading the transportation planning efforts for the 20-year Evolution Plan for the NBC Universal Studios property in Universal City (Los Angeles). The project includes expansion of the existing studio, office, and entertainment venues and also includes new residential development on the property.

Our staff also developed the traffic management and circulation master plan for the Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, Downtown Disney at Disney World in Orlando, and a seven-theme park complex in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. We have been active in the entitlement and implementation of the Disney Studios campuses in Burbank, Glendale, and Santa Clarita.

Congestion Management

Gibson Transportation Consulting staff worked on congestion management strategies, including High-Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) lanes and High-Occupancy Toll (HOT) lanes. We worked for the Los Angeles County HOV Performance Program, assisting in the development of a methodology for analyzing mobility and accessibility benefits of HOV lanes on freeways. We also reviewed the operations and financial results of several HOT lanes projects in the United States.







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