Dave McLaughlin


Dave McLaughlin, BA, MES, MCIP, RPP

Active Transportation Planning and Design Lead


Key Highlights:

  • More than 24 years of experience in the transportation and land use planning fields
  • Specialist in multi-modal transportation master plans, class environmental assessments, complete street designs, active transportation (walking, cycling, trail) network planning and design, mobility hubs, municipal bike share systems, transportation demand management and traffic and parking studies
  • Recognized national design guidelines specialist in sustainable and active transportation facility design
  • Advisor to public and private sector clients on land development and draft subdivision and site plan designs, including those seeking LEED accreditation for sustainable and active transportation planning and infrastructure design.
  • Member of the Canadian Institute of Planners and the Institute of Transportation Engineers, ITE’s Pedestrian and Bicycle Council, Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals (APBP), Ontario Traffic Council’s Active Transportation Committee and volunteer member of the Board of Directors of the Share the Road Coalition

Select Project Experience:

  • Ministry of Transportation of Ontario Bikeways Design Manual
  • Ontario Traffic Manual Book 18: Cycling Facilities
  • Simcoe County Transportation Master Plan – AT Component
  • St. Albert, Alberta Transportation Master Plan – AT Component
  • Municipal Cycling Plan and Policy Review, Province of British Colombia
  • Lake Huron North Shore (Sault Ste. Marie to Sudbury) Cycling Route/TransCanada Trail
  • Waterfront Trail Design Guidelines Update, Ontario
  • Oshawa Integrated Transportation Master Plan – AT Component
  • Toronto Sherbourne Street Cycle Track Design
  • York Region, Lake Simcoe to Lake Ontario Trail Functional Design and Implementation
  • County of Essex Active Transportation Master Plan (CWATs)
  • Winnipeg Pembina Highway Buffered Bike Lane Design Project
  • Halifax Region Active Transportation Master Plan


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