Tim Barton has over 15 years of experience as a transportation planner, including time both as a consultant and within the public sector, both in the UK and Canada. He is currently the City of Vancouver’s Senior Transit Planning Engineer. He has a broad range of experience in many aspects of transportation planning, but has particular interest and experience in the relationships between transportation, land use and urban planning and design. He focuses on how transportation planning can contribute to creating vibrant, healthy and sustainable communities.
During his time as a consultant for Bunt & Associates in Vancouver, Tim provided transportation leadership and expertise on community plans, master planning, innovative streetscape standards, traffic impact assessments and parking studies. Much of this work has been done as part of major transit-oriented development projects.
He recently completed SFU’s Sustainable Community Development Certificate and is an advisory board member for the Next-Generation Transportation Certificate.