Introducing Toole Design Group, a WABA Business Member

We’ve recently introduced you to our business membership programWe debuted the program in 2012 and are steadily signing up new business members in 2014. As part of the program, we’d like to introduce you to some of our business members. Today, meet Toole Design Group Jennifer Toole founded Toole Design Group in 2003 with a mission to create dynamic communities where walking, biking and transit use is possible for people of all ages and abilities. Toole Design Group maintains a unique blend of local, state and national expertise – ranging from designing sidewalks and trails to preparing national policy and best practice guidance. Some of the firm’s first projects included Washington, DC’s transformative Bicycle Master Plan, and the subsequent design and construction of an extensive bicycle network in the Nation’s Capital.

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The company believes that walking and bicycling are fundamental forms of transportation that should be available to everyone. Toole Design Group has offices all over the country, but started right here in Maryland. Many local Toole employees are already WABA Members. When Toole Design Group joined as a WABA Business Member they even challenged other design firms to support us through Business Membership as well. We are proud to call Toole Design a WABA Business Member! Do you own, work for, or patronize a business that is a good candidate for our business membership? For just $300 or $800 per year, you can show your support for a bike-friendly region and WABA’s advocacy and get all sorts of perks, including your very own blog post! Details here.