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Calgary: Taking Modeling in a Different Direction. 21 st International Emme Users’ Conference 2007 October 10-12. Transportation Modeling In Calgary. 1964. 1971. 1991. 1964 First RTM Built in 1964 Conventional 4 Step Model Sub area models for detailed work 1971 – 1991 Regular Updates.

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calgary taking modeling in a different direction

Calgary:Taking Modeling in a Different Direction

21st International Emme Users’ Conference

2007 October 10-12

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Transportation Modeling In Calgary

1964

1971

1991

  • 1964
    • First RTM Built in 1964
    • Conventional 4 Step Model
    • Sub area models for detailed work
  • 1971 – 1991
    • Regular Updates
slide3

Transportation Modeling In Calgary

1971

1991

  • 1991
    • Key Management Decision
      • Strategic Plan was upcoming
    • Key Partnerships formed
      • University of Calgary
      • City of Edmonton
slide4

Transportation Modeling In Calgary

1971

1991

1995

  • 1995
    • Go Plan is completed
      • Long Range Transportation Plan
slide5

Transportation Modeling In Calgary

1971

1991

1995

  • 1998
    • Stakeholder sessions

1998

slide7

Transportation Modeling In Calgary

1971

1991

1995

  • 1998
    • Stakeholder sessions
    • 3 year Budget Planning
      • Model describe as an asset

1998

slide8

Transportation Modeling In Calgary

1971

1991

1995

1999

  • 1999
    • Provincial Decision on Fuel Tax
      • 5 cents per litre returned to Calgary and Edmonton
      • Funds could used for planning as it relates to infrastructure
    • Provided stable funding for model
      • Data collection
      • Consulting

1998

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Transportation Modeling In Calgary

1971

1991

1995

1999

  • Framework for RTM:
    • Personal Travel Model
    • Commercial Vehicle Model
    • Emissions Post Processor
  • Added Detail
    • Increase the scope of projects

1998

slide10

Transportation Modeling In Calgary

1971

1991

1995

1999

2001

2003

  • 2000-2001: Data Collection for 2001 RTM
  • 2001-2002: Data Analysis & Network Development
  • 2002-2003: Calibration & Validation of the 2001 RTM

1998

2000

2002

slide11

Transportation Modeling In Calgary

MISSION

We plan, design, build, operate and maintain travel behaviour models and interpret the results to support planning for the land use, transport, air quality and economic needs and well being of Calgary and the surrounding region.

slide12

Chris Blaschuk

Ali Farhan

Sarah Alexander

Kevin Stefan

Jon Kostyniuk

Zoran Carkic

Kristina Hill

Micheka Mekdici

Angela Leuw

Xiaolin Qin

Lawrence Wong

Don King

Ahsan Tariq

City of Calgary Forecasting Division

Dianne Atkins

Manager

Model Maintenance & Enhancement

Peter Grubor

Projects/Requests

Ken Lindmark

Model Devt .& Process Improvement

Paul McMillan

slide13

Transportation Modeling In Calgary

  • We answer approximately 200 - 300 requests for forecasts per year
  • Cost recovery for Staff time on development related requests
slide14

Transportation Modeling In Calgary

Standard Forecast Series

  • 8 Forecast Horizons

2001 2005 2010 2015 2020 2025 2035

Long Range Scenario

  • consistent project results
  • Assumptions well documented and available to clients via web
slide15

Transportation Modeling In Calgary

Primary RTM Applications

Primary Customers

  • Strategic
    • [City/Region-wide]
  • Policy Plans
    • [Sector level]
  • 10 Yr Capital Plan
    • [build what? when?]
  • Road Design
    • [functional]
  • TIA
    • [site level]
  • Trans Dept
    • [ LU Plng]
  • Province
  • Consultants

Region [emerging]

slide16

Transportation Modeling In Calgary

  • External Partnerships
    • U of C, City of Edmonton, Province, U of A
  • Internal Partnerships
    • Corp. Economics, Geodemographics (Planning)
  • Intellectual Property Policy
slide17

Transportation Modeling In Calgary

Current Efforts

  • 2006 Revalidation of RTM
  • Tour Based Personal Travel Model
slide19

Expert Panel Review

  • ‘a best practice model’ …‘one of the best in North America’
  • ‘never seen a model asked to do so much for so many so fast’
  • ‘excellent and committed staff’
  • ‘benefit from having built strong ties with other City Departments, Edmonton, expert at U of C’
  • ‘visionary leadership … and consistent financial support’
slide20

tentative

30 yr

30 yr

30 yr

Transportation Modeling In Calgary

2011

2016

2007

2021

Federal Census

Civic Census

Place of Work

Survey

Household

Activity / CV Survey

3 yr Budget

Economic

Forecasts

Major Studies

Tr. Plan

???

???

External and Internal Cycles

slide21

Past Practice

2007

2011

2016

2021

Household Activity Survey

Household Activity Survey

Proposed

2007

2011

2016

2021

Household Activity Survey

Transportation Modeling In Calgary

Continuous Data Collection

effort

duration

effort

duration

slide22

Transportation Modeling In Calgary

Lessons Learned

  • Have a Plan
  • Talk about it every chance you get
  • If your budget proposal fails, try again
slide23

Thank you

We are proud to be part of the Transportation Planning team and Calgary’s future.