Equitable transit-oriented development: The CTA’s award-winning Red Line Extension Plan
Ammar Elmajdoub, CDM Smith
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Ammar Elmajdoub is a Transportation Planner at CDM Smith in Chicago, IL. Previously, he was a Strategic Planner at the Chicago Transit Authority (CTA), dedicated to the Red Line Extension Project and managing its award-winning Transit Supportive Development Plan. Ammar is currently involved in various planning efforts, including electric vehicle readiness planning for Decatur, IL, National Electric Vehicle Infrastructure (NEVI) planning and implementation for the states of Virginia and Connecticut, and bus rapid transit planning for Atlanta, GA. As a graduate student, he was a research assistant at the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Construction Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC) in Champaign. Ammar holds a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering and a master’s in urban planning from UIUC.