The Transportation Planning program is responsible for coordinating and developing the comprehensive long term visions and policies for a sustainable, multi-modal transportation system.  

  • Prepare plans for specific areas of the city such as districts, neighborhoods and corridors 
  • Provide information to the public on the city, current issues, and transportation planning 
  • Seek grant funding for transportation planning and capital projects
  • Develop and implement transportation outreach programs
  • Coordinate with partner agencies and non-governmental organizations 
  • Assist in development reviews
  • Manage the City’s Bike and Pedestrian Program
  • Periodically update the Bicycle Action Plan
  • Staff the Bicycling, Transportation, and Street Safety Commission (BTSSC)
  • Staff the Unitrans Advisory Committee (UAC)
  • Maintain and update the Transportation Element of the General Plan
  • Update, monitor, and prioritize Transportation Implementation Plan (TIP) projects
  • Streetscape design
  • Downtown parking policy

Projects in Progress:

Completed Plans & Studies:


Corridor Plans & Others: 


Brian Abbanat, Senior Transportation Planner

  • MS, Transportation Technology and Policy
  • BA, Geography
  • 17 years experience in transportation planning, long range planning, and economic development    

Jennifer Donofrio, Bike and Pedestrian Coordinator

  • MS, City and Regional Planning
  • BS, Marketing
  • 10 years experience in bike and pedestrian planning

Lorretta Moore, Safe Routes to School / Street Smarts Coordinator

  • BS, Environmental Policy and Planning
  • 5 years experience in Safe Routes to School programming



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