Trent Lethco


Visiting Assistant Professor Grad Center for Planning 718.399-.4340 p Brooklyn Campus, Higgins Hall North 2

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21/SP-PLAN-728A-01 Transportation Planning

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Masters in Urban Planning. University of California Los Angeles. School of Public Policy and Social Research. 1998 Bachelor of Arts. US History. University of California at Berkeley. 1992


Trent Lethco is a Principal with Arup’s New York-based Integrated Planning team and he leads the Planning business for Arup in the Americas region. He has over 20 years of experience of which 15 have been with Arup. His main focus is on the New York Tri-State area but he is also actively involved with Planning across the US, Canada and Brazil. When working in the Tri-State area, his activities span transport strategies and business case analysis, multimodal corridor studies, Bus Rapid Transit studies, downtown and station area plans, technology and the transport sector, and capital plans and programs. Working internationally his projects focus on infill development, transportation strategies and masterplanning activities. His strong background in transportation planning, land use policy, and infrastructure funding allows him to effectively link transportation and land use policy to create sustainable fiscal, social and environmental outcomes for his clients. He has worked in both the public and sectors which gives him a unique perspective as a consultant in the Planning field. In addition to his responsibilities at Arup, Trent regularly teaches, serves as a Board Member to the Regional Plan Association and guest lectures throughout the world.