Translink Strategic Health Impact Assessment (SHIA)

EPI supported TransLink in undertaking a structured decision process with health professionals from around the region and other parts of British Columbia. The purpose was to review the draft Strategic Health Impact Assessment being developed to aid in the generation and evaluation of alternatives under consideration for TransLink’s Regional Transportation Strategy (RTS) based on a structured assessment framework consisting of a shortlist of relevant transport-health related objectives and corresponding indicators and metrics. With the support of EcoPlan, the project built on work by TransLink and representatives from Fraser Health and Vancouver Coastal Health,.