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New Project Bolsters Cranford’s TOD Mission

New Project Bolsters Cranford’s TOD Mission

Cranford, a New Jersey Transit Village, is now home to two TOD projects, Cranford Crossing and Riverfront at Cranford Station.

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

Health in All Policies

"Health in all policies" has become an increasingly important concept as professionals in all arenas seek to improve public and individual health.
TOD’s Health Dividend

TOD’s Health Dividend

TOD can encourage healthy exercise habits and improve the overall community environment by offering transit, walking, and bicycling options.
Bloomfield Makes Progress on Its TOD

Bloomfield Makes Progress on Its TOD

Bloomfield is making strides toward the long-awaited transit-oriented redevelopment of its rail station area, as Glenwood Village moves along.
Bound Brook – Moving Toward Its TOD Future

Bound Brook – Moving Toward Its TOD Future

Bound Brook's new Downtown Urban Design Plan calls for development around the train station, as well as building a waterfront trail.
Health Impact Assessment (HIA) for Planners: What Tools are Useful?

Health Impact Assessment (HIA) for Planners: What Tools are Useful?

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This article discusses the history, current practices, and role of Health Impact Assessments in planning.
Building a Transit-Friendly Community

Building a Transit-Friendly Community

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This guidebook documents key finding and lessons learned from NJ TRANSIT's pilot program Transit-Friendly Communities for New Jersey, a community planning assistance program.
Transit-Oriented Development:  What Does the Research Tell Us?

Transit-Oriented Development: What Does the Research Tell Us?

A presentation made to a joint meeting of the Somerville, New Jersey council, planning board and zoning board of adjustment on the current research on TOD impacts and trends.
TOD and Complete Streets Work Together

TOD and Complete Streets Work Together

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

Special Feature: StreetFilms Focuses on 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.