Transportation and Mobility 2017

  1. Transportation and Mobility – Introduction

    The ability of people to access various modes of transportation in our rural-urban mix region is fundamental to prosperity and wellbeing for all. Niagara’s attractiveness as a place to live, work, learn, play, visit, put down roots, raise a family and grow older is affected by availability and accessibility of...
  2. Collision Rates in Niagara Municipalities

    The following table shows the number of motor vehicle collisions that occurred in Niagara in 2014. Collisions are divided into class of collision and fatalities or injuries. Also included are the number of registered vehicles in that year. These statistics are available for the years 2010 – 2014. Source: Ministry...
  3. Affordability and Accessibility of Transportation in Niagara

    Cost of Gasoline The following chart provided by www.GasBuddy.com shows the average retail price of gasoline in Canada and Ontario, for 2016 and 2017. Source: GasBuddy. (2017). Price Charts. Retrieved from: https://www.gasbuddy.com/Charts Public Electric Vehicle Charging Stations in Niagara The Ontario Ministry of Transportation Electric Vehicle Charters Ontario (EVCO) grant...
  4. Transportation Planning in Niagara

    The Niagara Region Transportation Master Plan Needs and Opportunities Report (August, 2016) summary states the following: As Niagara Region evolves, transportation demands are growing and becoming more complex: The region’s population and employment base will grow substantially by 2041, mostly in urban areas. Age-related issues and lifestyle preferences among seniors...
  5. Transportation Routes and Volume

    Canada-US Border Crossings: The following table shows the yearly traffic crossing the Peace Bridge between Fort Erie and Buffalo. Traffic is divided by direction and by type. More detailed data about traffic by month and year is available at the source listed. Data is updated monthly. Source: The Peace Bridge.Historical...
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