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What’s New in Metuchen? A Look into the Past and Future

Recent redevelopment in Metuchen represents a leap forward for the community — new housing, new retail, and a new plaza.

New and Newsworthy: March-April 2018

Recent news and notes on transit-oriented development trends here in New Jersey, in the nation, and beyond.

Strategies to Promote Equitable Transit-Oriented Development

Equitable transit oriented development (eTOD) planning strategies can help communities promote housing affordability near transit.

Asbury Park — New Jersey’s 33rd Transit Village

Planning for pedestrians and bicyclists, zoning changes, and Master Plan updates help Asbury Park promote its Transit Village.

Three Revolutions: Steering Automated, Shared and Electric Vehicles to a Better Future

VTC Distinguished Lecture Series
Wed Apr 11, 2018
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Governor James J. Florio Special Events Forum
Civic Square, 33 Livingston Ave, New Brunswick, NJ 08901

Dr. Daniel Sperling is a Distinguished Professor of Civil Engineering and Environmental Science and Policy, and founding Director of the Institute of Transportation Studies at the University of California, Davis (ITS-Davis). He holds the transportation seat on the California Air Resources Board and served as Chair of the Transportation Research Board of the National Academies in 2015-16.

Webinar: Making the Case for Transit

Webinar: Making the Case for Transit
April 11, 2018
2pm Eastern, 11am Pacific

Register here: http://americawalks.org/new-webinar-making-the-case-for-transit-april-11-2018/

Presented by America Walks, this webinar will highlight the connections between walking and transit.
Every trip is a walking trip, whether you are on foot the entire way or just to the nearest transit stop. Transit can be a critical partner and advocate in the fight for walkable communities. Working together, we can create livable communities where all members have access to school, work, play, and more. This webinar will feature successful resources, programs, and campaigns on how to make the case for people-first walking and transit solutions.

Learning from National eTOD Models

Good eTOD planning has allowed these communities to successfully bring new affordable housing options to their transit-served neighborhoods.

Untapped Potential: Opportunities for affordable homes and neighborhoods near transit

RPA’s recent study provides a broad look at the current state and future of TOD in the New York metro region.

New and Newsworthy: January-February 2018

Recent news and notes on transit-oriented development trends here in New Jersey, in the nation, and beyond.

Manual on Bicycle and Pedestrian Connections to Transit

FTA Report No. 0111 outlines best practices to make transit stations as accessible and safe as possible for bicyclists and pedestrians.

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