The APA recently released a Planning Advisory Service report on complete streets titled Complete Streets: Best Policy and Implementation Practices.
The authors provide an overview of complete streets, of what a complete streets policy should address, and the effects of its implementation.
In 2009-2010 Denver Regional Council of Governments surveyed residents, employees, and businesses located near 35 rail-transit stations in the region.
The Mixed-Income Transit-Oriented Development Action Guide helps communities retain and increase lower income TOD housing.
Preserving Affordability and Access in Livable Communities: Subsidized Housing Opportunities near Transit and the 50+ Population (2009)
This report surveyed federally-subsidized affordable housing in 20 cities, including New York City and Philadelphia, and their proximity to transit.
This report offers a useful summary of some of the wide variety of land use and planning techniques that have been used to encourage TOD.
A resource from the National Trust for Historic Preservation offers readers a detailed look at the many aspects of downtown growth and development.
Moving Cooler: An Analysis of Transportation Strategies for Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions (2009)
Moving Cooler asserts that the US must encourage compact development, reduce driving and expand mass transit use in order to reduce GHG emissions.
This report documents the commuting habits of New Jerseyans and the connection between the pattern of employment and transportation challenges.
This handbook is designed to promote best practices in transit-oriented development by simplifying the complex decisions involved in planning for TOD.