The Active Transportation Master Plan (ATMP) is a long-term strategic plan to improve walking, cycling, and other modes of active transportation for all community members. The plan identifies well-connected and safe active transportation network. Also, it recommends infrastructure projects, policies and strategies with a phasing plan.
Completed in 2010, the Cycling Master Plan includes a comprehensive City-wide on and off road cycling network that connects the urban and rural areas in Markham. The Plan was developed to encourage more residents to cycle for recreational, as well as, commuting purposes.
The Pathways and Trails Master Plan was developed to improve and expand Markham’s off-road pathway and trail system. The Plan also includes an implementation strategy to prioritize network linkages, budget & resources, phasing and more.
The 2022 York Region Transportation Master Plan update is the long-term vision for York Region's transportation network, encompassing strategy, initiatives and infrastructure. The plan looks ahead 30 years (2051 and beyond) and considers the Region's transportation infrastructure needs to support growth and changing needs of travellers.
York Region's Pedestrian and Cycling Planning and Design Guidelines provides a manual for planning and design of active transportation facilities. The guidelines are an update to the 2008 Planning and Design Guidelines developed as part of the 2008 Pedestrian & Cycling Master Plan.