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New & Noteworthy: July 2018

New & Noteworthy: July 2018

News on millennials relocating to the suburbs, the number of school-children in NJ rental housing, projects in Montclair, Linden, and Hoboken. Also visions for clean transport in the Northeast, new TOD in Toronto, increasing density at LA stations, and Boston efforts to help commuters. ...
New and Newsworthy: June 2018

New and Newsworthy: June 2018

NJ News from Asbury Park, Orange, and West Windsor. Other stories on parking, gentrification, fair housing, and from around the nation and beyond. ...
Empty Spaces: Real Parking Needs at Five TODs

Empty Spaces: Real Parking Needs at Five TODs

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More evidence that TODs generate fewer vehicle trips and utilize less parking than ITE guidelines estimate. ...
Four New Jersey Municipalities Receive Transit Village Grants

Four New Jersey Municipalities Receive Transit Village Grants

Governor Murphy’s administration recently announced awards to four Transit Village grant recipients. ...
New and Newsworthy: May 2018

New and Newsworthy: May 2018

NJTOD news from Cherry Hill, Dunellen, Hackensack, Linden, Pleasantville, Roselle Park, Somerville, and West Windsor. National news on how transit affects property values, equitable TOD, and FTA grants. ...
What’s New in Metuchen? A Look into the Past and Future

What’s New in Metuchen? A Look into the Past and Future

Recent redevelopment in Metuchen represents a leap forward for the community -- new housing, new retail, and a new plaza. ...
New and Newsworthy: March-April 2018

New and Newsworthy: March-April 2018

NJ TOD news from Asbury Park, Jersey City, and Newark, as well as the Main Street NJ and Neighborhood Preservation programs. From around the country, news on affordable housing, accessory units, economic impact of transit, and redeveloping parking.
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Strategies to Promote Equitable Transit-Oriented Development

Strategies to Promote Equitable Transit-Oriented Development

Equitable transit oriented development (eTOD) planning strategies can help communities promote housing affordability near transit. ...
Asbury Park — New Jersey’s 33rd Transit Village

Asbury Park — New Jersey’s 33rd Transit Village

Planning for pedestrians and bicyclists, zoning changes, and Master Plan updates help Asbury Park promote its Transit Village. ...
Learning from National eTOD Models

Learning from National eTOD Models

Good eTOD planning has allowed these communities to successfully bring new affordable housing options to their transit-served neighborhoods. ...
Untapped Potential: Opportunities for Affordable Homes and Neighborhoods Near Transit

Untapped Potential: Opportunities for Affordable Homes and Neighborhoods Near Transit

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RPA's recent study provides a broad look at the current state and future of TOD in the New York metro region. ...
New and Newsworthy: January-February 2018

New and Newsworthy: January-February 2018

NJ TOD news from Aberdeen, Camden, and Somerville. News from around the nation on community engagement, converting suburban office parks to mixed-use, a new podcast from Smart Growth America, and more. ...