Ernie Boughman, AICP, Southeast Office Director, New Southeast Office

New Southeastern Regional Office

  • Jul 16, 2013

We are pleased to announce that Ernie Boughman, AICP has joined Toole Design Group as our Southeast Regional Director. Ernie has over 18 years of experience in transportation and land use consulting, holding leadership roles in companies ranging in size from 10 to 56,000 employees. “Ernie is among the best project managers I’ve worked with,” said Jennifer Toole, the firm’s principal. “His focus...


Bike Share News - North and South America

  • May 21, 2013

The world of bike sharing continues to grow and thrive in this wild summer of 2013. Toole Design Group continues to be in the forefront, helping cities implement bike sharing in a manner that will ensure success over the long term. Quarterbacking these efforts is our new Director of Bike Sharing Services, Alison Cohen. We have been consulting on projects both domestically and internationally. We...


Gold Bicycle Friendly Business

  • Apr 24, 2013

On this Earth Day, the League of American Bicyclists recognized Toole Design Group with a Gold Bicycle Friendly Business (BFB) award for leading America toward a greener future. We are a company that fully embraces bicycling as a mode of transportation, as well as a daily recreational activity. By rewarding people who walk, bike and use transit, Toole Design Group has been able to achieve very...


Toole Design Group Announces New Partners

  • Mar 31, 2013

Toole Design Group is pleased to announce that Eric Mongelli, P.E., Roswell Eldridge, Nick Jackson, and William Schultheiss, P.E. have been named as partners of the firm. Along with the firm’s President, Jennifer Toole, these four new partners will guide the company as it expands into new markets throughout the U.S. “I am pleased to take this essential next step in our company’s growth,” said...


Happy 10th Birthday, Toole Design Group

  • Mar 26, 2013

Toole Design Group is celebrating an important milestone: our tenth anniversary!  From humble beginnings to a nationally recognized firm, Toole Design Group has flourished into a successful business. In addition to our headquarters in the Washington, DC region, we opened offices in Boston, MA, Seattle, WA, and Madison, WI. Our staff of 50 planners, engineers and landscape architects includes...


Toole Design Group to Assist in the Development of Philadelphia’s Bike Share Program

  • Mar 01, 2013

Toole Design Group was honored to be selected by the Pennsylvania Environmental Council to develop a strategic business plan and marketing strategy for Philadelphia’s Bike Share program. The project will be completed in May 2013 with the actual launch of the bike share program scheduled for 2014. The first phase of implementation will make over 1,000 bikes available to the public at roughly 100...


Jessica Mortell elected to APBP's Board of Directors

  • Nov 20, 2012

Jessica Mortell of Toole Design Group’s Boston office was recently elected to the Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals’ Board of Directors. As a female civil engineer and a young professional, Jessica will bring a unique perspective to the Board. Jessica has been an active APBP member since joining in 2010, and was the APBP’s first intern, profiling 14 lifetime achievement winners...


New Seattle Location

  • Nov 08, 2012

The Seattle office has relocated to Downtown Seattle. The office is located in the historic Colman Building at 811 1st Ave Suite 451 between Columbia and Marion Streets. We’re now just steps away from the Central Waterfront, Pioneer Square Neighborhood, Washington State Ferries and Pike Place Market. Access to the office is easy for all modes.Indoor bike parking is available.


Jeff Ciabotti Joins Toole Design Group

  • Oct 30, 2012

Toole Design Group is excited to welcome Jeffrey Ciabotti as the newest member of our national network of planning and design professionals. “Jeff brings a versatile, in-depth knowledge of developing trails and greenways as essential community assets,” said Jennifer Toole, the firm’s principal. “He has an ideal balance of national perspective with local experience that will enrich our services to...


New Madison Location

  • Jul 20, 2012

Toole Design Group’s Madison office has recently moved to the Churchill Building at 16 North Carroll Street on the Capitol Square in downtown Madison. The office is on the 7th floor (Suite 730) of the nine story building directly across from the State Capitol Building. We are most accessible by metro bus, bike or foot, but there is ample parking in nearby parking ramps.