Prevention Policies Directory

Access current Canadian policies. Learn from other jurisdictions. Inform change.

We've listed 38 policies under your selection of "Policy intervention". The most recently adopted policies are first.

Surrey City Centre Plan

Location: British Columbia, Surrey
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Bike share, Intermodal transportation, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Road safety, Snow clearing, Streetscaping, Traffic calming, Trail
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2017

Halifax – Integrated Mobility Plan

Location: Halifax, Nova Scotia
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Complete streets, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Road safety, Rural context, Snow clearing, Streetscaping, Traffic calming, Trail
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2017

The London Plan

Location: London, Ontario
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Community gardens, Complete streets, Drinking water, Farmers' markets, Food prices, Food provision, Food retail, Food security, Intermodal transportation, Local food, Nutrition, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Road safety, Rural context, Shade, Solar UVR, Streetscaping, Traffic calming, Trail, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2019
Year of adoption: 2016

This plan supports the planting of trees in order to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and provide shade.

Fredericton City Centre Plan

Location: Fredericton, New Brunswick
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Complete streets, Intermodal transportation, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Road safety, Shade, Solar UVR, Streetscaping, Traffic calming, Trail, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2015

Whitehorse – Whitehorse Sustainability Plan

Location: Whitehorse, Yukon
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Community gardens, Complete streets, Food provision, Food retail, Local food, Nutrition, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Road safety, Traffic calming, Trail
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2015

Calgary TP021 Complete Streets Policy

Location: Alberta, Calgary
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Complete streets, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Road safety, Streetscaping, Traffic calming
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2014

Moncton – Municipal Plan

Location: Moncton, New Brunswick
Risk factor: Alcohol consumption, Built environment, Nutrition, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Alcohol, Bicycling infrastructure, Community gardens, Complete streets, Drinking water, Food prices, Food provision, Food retail, Food security, Intermodal transportation, Local food, Nutrition, Outlet density, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Rural context, Snow clearing, Streetscaping, Traffic calming, Trail
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2014

Whitehorse Hillcrest Neighbourhood Plan

Location: Whitehorse, Yukon
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Community gardens, Food retail, Intermodal transportation, Nutrition, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Road safety, Traffic calming, Trail
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2014

Halifax Regional Municipal Planning Strategy

Location: Halifax, Nova Scotia
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Complete streets, Food prices, Food security, Nutrition, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Road safety, Rural context, Streetscaping
Year last amended: 2018
Year of adoption: 2014

Whitehorse Transportation Demand Management Plan

Location: Whitehorse, Yukon
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Bike share, Complete streets, Intermodal transportation, Parking management, Public transit, Retrofitting, Road safety, Rural context, Snow clearing, Streetscaping, Traffic calming, Trail
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2014

This plan supports active transportation as a means to improve population health through physical activity and improved air quality.

Halifax – Making Connections: 2014-19 Halifax Active Transportation Priorities Plan

Location: Halifax, Nova Scotia
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Bicycle helmet, Bicycling infrastructure, Bike share, Complete streets, Intermodal transportation, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Retrofitting, Road safety, Rural context, Snow clearing, Streetscaping, Traffic calming, Trail
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2014

Grandview-Woodland (Vancouver) Community Plan

Location: British Columbia, Vancouver
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition, Physical activity, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Community gardens, Complete streets, Farmers' markets, Food prices, Food provision, Food retail, Food security, Intermodal transportation, Local food, Nutrition, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Retrofitting, Shade, Solar UVR, Streetscaping, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2013

Urban Hamilton Official Plan

Location: Hamilton, Ontario
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Complete streets, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Road safety, Streetscaping, Traffic calming, Trail
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2013

London Transportation Master Plan

Location: London, Ontario
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Complete streets, Intermodal transportation, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Road safety, Trail
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2013

Ottawa Cycling Plan

Location: Ontario, Ottawa
Risk factor: Built environment, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Bicycle helmet, Bicycling infrastructure, Bike share, Complete streets, Intermodal transportation, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Road safety, Rural context, Streetscaping, Traffic calming
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2013

This plan supports active transportation as a means to improve population health through physical activity and improved air quality.

Ottawa – Ottawa Pedestrian Plan

Location: Ontario, Ottawa
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Complete streets, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Road safety, Rural context, Shade, Snow clearing, Solar UVR, Streetscaping, Traffic calming, Trail, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2013

Ottawa Transportation Master Plan

Location: Ontario, Ottawa
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Complete streets, Intermodal transportation, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Road safety, Rural context, Snow clearing, Streetscaping, Traffic calming
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2013

Edmonton Bylaw 16521 – City of Edmonton Capital City Downtown Community Revitalization Levy Bylaw

Location: Alberta, Edmonton
Risk factor: Built environment
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Streetscaping
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2013
This bylaw was established to "impose a levy in respect of the incremental assessed value of property in a community revitalization area to raise revenue to be used toward the payment of infrastructure and other costs associated with the redevelopment of property in the community revitalization levy area." The Capital City Downtown Community Revitalization Levy Plan is included in Schedule A of this bylaw and provides a funding mechanism to enable to implementation of the Capital City Downtown Plan.

Step Forward: Hamilton Pedestrian Mobility Plan

Location: Hamilton, Ontario
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Bike share, Complete streets, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Road safety, Snow clearing, Streetscaping, Traffic calming
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2012

Surrey Cycling Plan

Location: British Columbia, Surrey
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Complete streets, Intermodal transportation, Public transit, Retrofitting, Road safety, Snow clearing, Trail
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2012

Capital Regional District Pedestrian and Cycling Master Plan

Location: British Columbia, Victoria
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Bike share, Complete streets, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Road safety, Shade, Solar UVR, Streetscaping, Traffic calming, Trail, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2011

Surrey Walking Plan

Location: British Columbia, Surrey
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Complete streets, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Road safety, Snow clearing, Streetscaping
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2011

Region of Peel’s Active Transportation Study: Active Transportation Plan

Location: Ontario, Regional Municipality of Peel
Risk factor: Built environment, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Bicycle helmet, Bicycling infrastructure, Complete streets, Intermodal transportation, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Road safety, Rural context, Snow clearing, Streetscaping, Traffic calming, Trail
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2011

Winnipeg Transportation Master Plan

Location: Manitoba, Winnipeg
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Bike share, Complete streets, Intermodal transportation, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Road safety, Snow clearing, Traffic calming, Trail
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2011

Toronto Official Plan

Location: Ontario, Toronto
Risk factor: Built environment, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Bike share, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Trail
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2010

Edmonton Bicycle Transportation Plan

Location: Alberta, Edmonton
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Active transportation, Bicycle helmet, Bicycling infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Snow clearing, Trail
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2009

Calgary Municipal Development Plan

Location: Alberta, Calgary
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition, Physical activity, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Community gardens, Complete streets, Farmers' markets, Food prices, Food provision, Food retail, Food security, Local food, Nutrition, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Road safety, Shade, Solar UVR, Streetscaping, Traffic calming, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2017
Year of adoption: 2009

Edmonton Transportation Master Plan: The Way We Move

Location: Alberta, Edmonton
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Complete streets, Intermodal transportation, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Road safety, Snow clearing, Streetscaping
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2009

Montréal 2008 Transportation Plan

Location: Montréal, Québec
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Intermodal transportation, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Retrofitting, Snow clearing, Traffic calming
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2008

Calgary TP010 – Pedestrian Policy

Location: Alberta, Calgary
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Active transportation, Pedestrian infrastructure, Retrofitting, Road safety
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2008

Fredericton Trails/Bikeways Master Plan

Location: Fredericton, New Brunswick
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Bicycle helmet, Bicycling infrastructure, Intermodal transportation, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Road safety, Shade, Snow clearing, Solar UVR, Streetscaping, Trail, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2007

London Bicycle Master Plan

Location: London, Ontario
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Retrofitting, Trail
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2005

Whitehorse Official Community Plan 2002

Location: Whitehorse, Yukon
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Park, Pedestrian infrastructure, Retrofitting, Road safety, Streetscaping, Trail
Year last amended: 2007
Year of adoption: 2002

Calgary – Open Space Plan

Location: Alberta, Calgary
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Intermodal transportation, Park, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Road safety, Rural context, Shade, Snow clearing, Solar UVR, Streetscaping, Trail, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2003
Year of adoption: 2002

Whitehorse Official Community Plan 1987

Location: Whitehorse, Yukon
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Active transportation, Bicycling infrastructure, Pedestrian infrastructure, Retrofitting, Streetscaping, Trail
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 1987