The EPA’s Smart Location Mapping is a valuable resource for assessing the linkage between land use/urban form and its effects on transportation.
Promoting the welfare of existing residents and newcomers alike is the goal when the Local Initiatives Support Corporation takes on a TOD project.
The intent of this project is to bring together Orange, East Orange and Newark to create a mutually beneficial strategic planning effort.
Three Community Strategies for Sustainable Future: A Look at Together North Jersey Local Demonstration Projects
Three Local Demonstration Projects, sponsored by Together North Jersey, were presented at the 2013 New Jersey Future Redevelopment Forum.
“Health in all policies” has become an increasingly important concept as professionals in all arenas seek to improve public and individual health.
TOD can encourage healthy exercise habits and improve the overall community environment by offering transit, walking, and bicycling options.
As TOD gains momentum, accommodating people who want to live, work, and play near transit, “Complete Streets” has emerged to bolster TOD.
In February 2011, StreetFilms launched its new video series “Moving Beyond the Automobile” with a 3-minute look at TOD efforts in Hudson County.
Throughout the nation, for a large and growing part of the population living near transit is an important consideration when choosing where to live.
At the occasion of Mayor James Kennedy’s final term of office, we had the opportunity to ask him a few questions about Rahway’s TOD efforts.