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Fanwood: A NJ Model of TOD Eighteen Years in the Making

Fanwood: A NJ Model of TOD Eighteen Years in the Making

As a year-end holiday gift to residents, Fanwood’s Block 64 redevelopment project, situated across from its historic train station, is scheduled for completion. And in 2019, the Borough’s development shows no signs of slowing down. ...
The Week in TOD News Dec 8-14, 2018

The Week in TOD News Dec 8-14, 2018

This week's TOD news briefs... selling station air rights, possible Amtrak stop at Secaucus, redevelopment in Fanwood, Paterson, and Somerville. Beyond NJ... density's role in fighting climate change, suburbanites want urban amenities, Chicago expands its TOD policy, and TOD in the Philippines. ...
New Brunswick Transit Village: Groundbreakings and Breaking New Ground in “Hub City”

New Brunswick Transit Village: Groundbreakings and Breaking New Ground in “Hub City”

The past five years have brought many changes to New Brunswick, NJ, notably, millions of dollars in redevelopment, new bicycling facilities and parks, and many new residents. ...
The Week in TOD News Dec 1-7, 2018

The Week in TOD News Dec 1-7, 2018

In this week's NJTOD news... mixed-use development in Plainfield, redevelopment in downtown Lincoln Park, and a proposed pedestrian park in Summit. Also, stories from Chevy Chase MD, White Plains NY, and research linking transit use to better public health. ...
After Flood Protections, Bound Brook is Reborn

After Flood Protections, Bound Brook is Reborn

Bound Brook is on the cusp of a major turnaround with new transit-oriented development, efforts to improve walkability, and increased focus on attracting new businesses and enhancing public spaces. ...
The Week in TOD News Nov 24-30, 2018

The Week in TOD News Nov 24-30, 2018

The weekly TOD news. NJ updates from East Orange, Ewing, and Morris Township. National news from California and Massachusetts, and an update on Ontario, Canada TOD efforts. ...
The Week in TOD News Nov 17-23, 2018

The Week in TOD News Nov 17-23, 2018

NJ TOD news from Camden, Jersey City, and along the Raritan Valley Line and from Maui, San José, southern California, and Utah as well as Toronto, Canada. ...
The Week in TOD News Nov 10-16, 2018

The Week in TOD News Nov 10-16, 2018

Our weekly look at TOD news. NJ stories from Cherry Hill, Hudson County, Journal Square (Jersey City), and South Amboy. National news from Islip NY, Arlington VA, and San Diego CA, and a look at mobility oriented development of stations in Australia. ...
The Week in TOD News Nov 3-9, 2018

The Week in TOD News Nov 3-9, 2018

TOD News Briefs ... ZEVs in Collingswood, multi-family housing in Harrison, and apartments and retail in Red Bank, plus news from Amazon, California, Decatur County GA, Hartford CT, and India. ...
The Week in TOD News Oct 27-Nov 2, 2018

The Week in TOD News Oct 27-Nov 2, 2018

Redevelopment near three NJ rail stations (Dunellen, Fanwood, and Allendale), new bus connections in Hackensack, and new NJ TOD legislation. From around the nation, balancing historic preservation and development, affordable housing, and increasing density. ...
Communities are Embracing Development near Transit

Communities are Embracing Development near Transit

Report link: Communities are Embracing Development near Transit

A 2017 AARP report provides a snapshot of the policy and planning supports employed by state, regional, and local actors to support transit oriented development (TOD) from 2015 to 2016 and suggests that the number and variety of TOD programs and policies at all levels of government have grown significantly. ...
Measuring the Effectiveness of TDM: A Review of the Arlington County Residential Building Study

Measuring the Effectiveness of TDM: A Review of the Arlington County Residential Building Study

Report link: Arlington County Residential Building Study: Aggregate Analysis Update, May 2018

Our look at a recent report by Mobility Lab on the effectiveness of transportation demand management strategies on residential transportation behaviors in Arlington County, VA. ...