This award recognizes initiatives that demonstrate excellence in the use of best practices to improve transportation system performance in rural or small urban communities, with a principal focus on road safety and traffic operations.
Online award submission portal will open early November 2021.
Outcomes – The initiative has improved transportation system performance and contributed to the community’s social, economic and environmental health.
Innovation – The initiative involves elements that are innovative within the context of small Canadian municipalities, in areas such as road design, traffic control, active transportation facilities and services, streetscaping, parking management, public transportation or community involvement.
Transferability -The initiative is relevant to transportation challenges faced by communities with populations of fewer than 100,000 people, and offers lessons that can be applied elsewhere.
More information on application process, eligibility and conditions.