News About The Mobility Group

Going to Coachella and Stagecoach

Jan / 20 / 2015

We have recently assisted Goldenvoice with transportation planning and traffic management associated with the Coachella and Stagecoach Festivals in Indio.  The Coachella Festival is the premier contemporary music festival in the US with 95,000 daily attendees over a three day weekend for two successive weekends, including on-site camping, day parking, shuttles buses, and taxis.   The Stagecoach County Music Festival, staged the following weekend, draws 60,000 attendees.  The Mobility Group conducted comprehensive transportation surveys and evaluations of traffic and transportation operations at the 2013 Festival and prepared an extensive EIR Transportation Study for the expansion of the Festivals, including recommendations for traffic management mitigations.  We also conducted traffic monitoring at the 2014 Festivals.

The Mobility Group in Downtown Los Angeles

Jan / 20 / 2015

The Mobility Group continues to be heavily involved in the development of downtown Los Angeles, and has recently conducted numerous traffic studies for new development projects including residential, hotel, and mixed use projects, as well as adaptive reuse projects such as the historic Variety Arts Theater on Figueroa Street.   In addition to preparing traffic studies, we have also assisted clients during project implementation stages including resolution of access/egress and managing the development of construction traffic control and management plans. Over the last ten years we have conducted comprehensive transportation studies for major projects such as LA LIVE, City Market Los Angeles, and the Grand Avenue Project, as well as traffic studies for almost fifty separate development projects. 

Planning TOD in Downtown Baldwin Park

Jan / 20 / 2015

The Mobility Group is part of a multidisciplinary planning team preparing a Transit Oriented District Specific Plan for Downtown Baldwin Park, with specific responsibility for transportation, circulation  and parking.   The Specific Plan is oriented around the downtown Baldwin Park Metrolink Station and emphasizes complete streets, multimodal circulation, convenient pedestrian linkages, and enhancing bicycle facilities.  The Mobility Group is preparing the Circulation/Mobility section of the Specific Plan and the Traffic Study for the EIR.

City of La Verne Approves Specific Plan

Mar / 28 / 2013

The City of La Verne City Council recently certified the EIR and approved the La Verne Old Town Specific Plan.  The Mobility Group provided transportation consulting to this project, prepared the transportation components of the Specific Plan, and conducted the traffic study for the EIR.  The plan provides for transit oriented development around the planned Gold Line station, and for a walkable downtown area with shared parking facilities.

The Mobility Group Retained by Insomniac, Inc

Mar / 26 / 2013

The Mobility Group has been retained by Insomniac, Inc. to provide transportation consulting services for the Electric Daisy Carnival music festival in Las Vegas.  This three day festival attracts 115,000 patrons a day at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway.  The Mobility Group will provide transportation expertise to Insomniac and provide input to  traffic and transportation management plans for the festival.