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TOD and Complete Streets Work Together

New York City

As TOD gains momentum, accommodating people who want to live, work, and play near transit, “Complete Streets” has emerged to bolster TOD.

Proposed Federal TOD Grants & Interagency “Sustainable Communities” Initiative

The Senate Banking Committee introduced legislation in August that, if passed, would spur better land use practices.

California Enacts Smart Growth Bill

California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger has signed into law SB 375, declaring it an “historic state-local partnership” to fight suburban sprawl.

Governor Rell Wants Connecticut to Pursue TOD

Governor M. Jodi Rell

Connecticut Governor M. Jodi Rell recently took steps to promote “responsible” growth and transit-oriented development.

Pennsylvania Legislation Fosters TOD

TOD projects in municipalities outside Philadelphia and Pittsburgh are benefiting from Pennsylvania’s Transit Revitalization Investment District Act.

Getting to Smart Growth II: 100 More Policies for Implementation (2003)

Getting to Smart Growth II

This manual for Smart Growth implementation offers 10 policy recommendations for each of 10 Smart Growth goals.

Transit-Oriented Development in the United States: Experiences, Challenges, and Prospects (2004)

This analysis of TOD practice examines its impacts, benefits, and barriers, as well as useful policies and implementation and financing tools.

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