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US EPA: Smart Location Mapping

US EPA: Smart Location Mapping

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The EPA's Smart Location Mapping is a valuable resource for assessing the linkage between land use/urban form and its effects on transportation. ...
South Orange: Early NJ Transit Village Continues to Embrace TOD

South Orange: Early NJ Transit Village Continues to Embrace TOD

Two decades of self-assessment, planning, public engagement, and redevelopment help South Orange achieve its TOD goals. ...
Perth Amboy Fast Tracks its TOD Plans

Perth Amboy Fast Tracks its TOD Plans

With the goal of transit-oriented redevelopment in mind, in 2013 Perth Amboy undertook TOD planning efforts and is moving to implement those plans. ...
LISC: Our Investments in Transit-Oriented Development

LISC: Our Investments in Transit-Oriented Development

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Promoting the welfare of existing residents and newcomers alike is the goal when the Local Initiatives Support Corporation takes on a TOD project. ...
Bus and Train Makes Plainfield the State’s Newest Transit Village

Bus and Train Makes Plainfield the State’s Newest Transit Village

In March 2014, the New Jersey Department of Transportation designated Plainfield New Jersey’s newest Transit Village. ...
Wesmont Station Moves Forward

Wesmont Station Moves Forward

When completed, Wesmont Station will encompass residential, commercial and recreational uses as well as provide a new transit connection to New York. ...
Smart Growth and Economic Success: The Business Case

Smart Growth and Economic Success: The Business Case

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This new publication explores the benefits for businesses of choosing a regional location with smart growth features. ...
Location Affordability Portal

Location Affordability Portal

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The US Department of Housing and Urban Development and the US Department of Transportation recently launched the Location Affordability Portal, a web-based tool that estimates the cost of housing and transportation based on location. ...
“Inner M&E” Strategic Corridor Plan: Final Presentation

“Inner M&E” Strategic Corridor Plan: Final Presentation

The intent of this project is to bring together Orange, East Orange and Newark to create a mutually beneficial strategic planning effort. ...
Summit Designated 27th NJ Transit Village

Summit Designated 27th NJ Transit Village

In September 2013 Summit became the newest designee in the NJ Department of Transportation’s Transit Village Initiative. ...
Targeting Transit: Assessing Development Opportunities around New Jersey’s Transit Stations

Targeting Transit: Assessing Development Opportunities around New Jersey’s Transit Stations

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In Targeting Transit, New Jersey Future’s director of research, Tim Evans, presents a tool that can be used to prioritize TOD investments. ...
TOD 205: Families and Transit-Oriented Development: Creating Complete Communities for All

TOD 205: Families and Transit-Oriented Development: Creating Complete Communities for All

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Families and Transit-Oriented Development presents strategies for creating TOD that supports family-friendly communities and high-quality education. ...