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.
This new TCRP report attempts to clarify the relationship between livable communities and transit.
Post Carbon Cities provides a sobering view of the realities faced by local governments with fading energy supply and global climate change.
This study builds on a previous VTC study of the Hudson-Bergen Light Rail Line, and also examines development near other stations on the line.
This report addresses—and dispels—one of the most common public misperceptions hindering TOD proposals.
This guide is an excellent resource for anyone interested in introducing charrettes, or design workshops, into the community planning process.
The Urban Land Institute has issued this report to address growth and developmental strategies designed to curb greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.