Brownsville Sidewalk and Trails Master Plan Collects Texas APA Gold

October 13, 2022

Row of bikes at Brownsville Sidewalk and TrailProjects within the City of Brownsville Sidewalk and Trails Master Plan have either been completed or are in construction.

RICHARDSON, Texas — The City of Brownsville Sidewalk and Trails Master Plan, designed by Halff Associates, Inc. (Halff), was honored with the Gold Award in the Transportation category from the Texas Chapter of the American Planning Association (APA).

The master plan achieves Brownsville’s objectives of increasing safety through the connectivity of pedestrian facilities infrastructure. The plan addresses the community’s need for improved and accessible transportation. Projects within the plan have either been completed or are in construction. New additions included 4.3 miles of sidewalks, 11.1 miles of off-street recreational trails, 792 linear feet of multiuse paths and five pedestrian refuges.

So far in 2022, Halff has won 14 project awards.

About the Firm

Halff is an award-winning, employee-owned, diverse and multidiscipline professional engineering and architecture firm. For more than 70 years, Halff has provided innovative solutions for clients throughout the United States. Halff is committed to the purpose of improving lives and communities by turning ideas into reality by continuously investing in its employees and fostering a culture of collaboration.

Halff has 28 offices in Arkansas, Florida, Oklahoma, Louisiana and Texas. The firm is ranked No. 97 by Engineering News-Record. Halff is the No. 10 Top Workplace nationally in 2022 as ranked by Energage for businesses with 1,000 to 2,499 employees.

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