Toole Design Group is pleased to announce Raj Mohabeer, RPP, OALA, LEED AP as our Toronto Office Director and Eastern Canada Market Lead. Alongside Tyler Golly, P. Eng, Raj will lead the expansion of our presence in Canada. He brings more than 20 years of experience using transportation investments to create livable communities in Ontario and beyond.
“After following his career as a partner and collaborator for many years, we are very excited to have Raj Mohabeer join our firm,” said Jennifer Toole, President. “Raj is a talented planner and designer with the unique ability to manage broad policy goals while also understanding the essential details of urban design and placemaking. He is the ideal leader to grow our presence in the Greater Toronto-Hamilton Area.”
A registered professional planner and licensed landscape architect in both Canada and the U.S., Raj has worked on community-led efforts to reimagine streets for people in both the public and private sectors. His recent work in Ontario includes the implementation of regional transit infrastructure for the York Region Rapid Transit Corporation, Environmental Assessment projects, as well as Road Characterization and Goods Movement studies in the Region of Peel. Raj is skilled at using charrettes to effectively capture public input into projects, and he enjoys designing great public spaces through the lens of transportation.
“I am excited to join the team as I’ve been impressed by Toole Design’s growth and progress for many years,” Raj said. “As our region intensifies, we must shape growth to be sustainable for future generations, and Toole Design will be an ideal partner for regions across Ontario and eastern Canada.”
Raj can be reached at email@example.com, or by phone at 647-395-1900.