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Promoting Transit-Oriented Developments by Addressing Barriers Related to Land Use, Zoning, and Value Capture

Promoting Transit-Oriented Developments by Addressing Barriers Related to Land Use, Zoning, and Value Capture

Report link: Value Capture: Capitalizing on the Value Created by Transportation Implementation Manual
Researchers from San Jose State University explore the land use, zoning, and value capture-related barriers that stymy the construction of TODs as well as strategies used or that could be used to surmount these hurdles. ...
The Week in TOD News February 20-26, 2021

The Week in TOD News February 20-26, 2021

A likely transit bailout leads agencies to plan for the future. California chips away at single-family housing regulations. ...
Value Capture Implementation Manual: Capitalizing on the Value Created by Transportation

Value Capture Implementation Manual: Capitalizing on the Value Created by Transportation

Report link: Value Capture: Capitalizing on the Value Created by Transportation Implementation Manual

This August 2019 U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) manual presents value capture techniques, features, and tools that can be employed by public agencies and state departments of transportation to facilitate decision-making. ...
The Week in TOD News February 13-19, 2021

The Week in TOD News February 13-19, 2021

NY-NJ Gateway project advances, mass transit expands its hours, and TOD parking issues spark new research and new policy. ...
The Week in TOD News February 6-12, 2021

The Week in TOD News February 6-12, 2021

Transit agencies are asking for billions of dollars in COVID-19 relief funds. Will a transit-friendly crop of leaders in Washington be able to deliver? ...
The Week in TOD News January 30-February 5, 2021

The Week in TOD News January 30-February 5, 2021

Transit agencies ramp up mask enforcement. Challenges and opportunities abound in TOD planning. Projects move forward in Clifton, Newark, Mahwah and Somerville. ...
The Week in TOD News January 23-29, 2021

The Week in TOD News January 23-29, 2021

Transit agencies, large and small, step up efforts to keep riders safe and provide access to coronavirus vaccinations. Plus New Jersey announces FY2021 Transit Village grants. ...
NJTOD.org—NJT and RU-VTC, Partners Promoting Transit Friendly Planning

NJTOD.org—NJT and RU-VTC, Partners Promoting Transit Friendly Planning

Learn more about NJTOD.org, a partnership between NJ TRANSIT’s Transit Friendly Planning and Rutgers’ Voorhees Transportation Center. ...
The Week in TOD News January 16-22, 2021

The Week in TOD News January 16-22, 2021

Although we still have almost two months until spring, this week's news brings reports of "thawing" on TOD, transit, and redevelopment projects. Gateway, Port Authority Bus Terminal, Newark, Jersey City ... all have taken, or will soon take, a step forward. ...
The Week in TOD News January 9-15, 2021

The Week in TOD News January 9-15, 2021

Looking at the past, anticipating new federal dollars, and using data -- all of these actions are moving TOD forward in 2021. ...
The Week in TOD News January 2-8, 2021

The Week in TOD News January 2-8, 2021

The debate about the ongoing effects of the pandemic continue in the news this week. Public transport and TOD move forward, including the establishment of Greater Atlanta Transit-Oriented Affordable Housing Preservation Fund, a $100 million resource designed to preserve affordable housing near MARTA stations. ...
The Week in TOD News December 26, 2020-January 1, 2021

The Week in TOD News December 26, 2020-January 1, 2021

Welcome to 2021. There's renewed sense of optimism in this week's news that comes with new federal stimulus dollars, the opening of the Moynihan Train Hall, and the advancement of local, national and international TOD projects. ...