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What We Are Reading: September-October 2015

What We Are Reading: September-October 2015

The latest news on commuters to Panasonic in Newark, development in Bayonne, Camden, Hackensack, Jersey City, Metuchen, and Somerville as well as bus TOD in Pittsburgh, FTA planning projects, and much more. ...
Work Begins on Metuchen’s Pearl Street Redevelopment

Work Begins on Metuchen’s Pearl Street Redevelopment

When completed, years of planning will result in new housing, retail, parking and a public piazza in Metuchen's center. ...
Irvington Named 30th NJ Transit Village

Irvington Named 30th NJ Transit Village

Bus service and the Irvington Bus Terminal are at the core of NJ's 30th Transit Village, Irvington Township. ...
Park Ridge Named 29th NJ Transit Village

Park Ridge Named 29th NJ Transit Village

Named the state's 29th Transit Village, the Borough of Park Ridge is focusing on pedestrian improvements and zoning changes to achieve its TOD goals. ...
What We Are Reading: July-August 2015

What We Are Reading: July-August 2015

Two new Transit Villages, updates on the Gateway Tunnel, Haddon Township, Rutherford, Somerville, and Woodbridge, as well as the value of mixed-use development and walkable downtowns. ...
What We Are Reading: May-June 2015

What We Are Reading: May-June 2015

News briefs on redevelopment in Jersey City, Newark, and Somerville as well as the reuse of suburban office parks, millennial settlement patterns, the decline of home ownership, reduced parking requirements in Minneapolis, and New Balance buying its own station in Boston. ...
Harrison Follows Its Vision Towards Redevelopment

Harrison Follows Its Vision Towards Redevelopment

Good planning and transit improvements are helping Harrison reach its redevelopment and TOD goals. ...
What We Are Reading: March-April 2015

What We Are Reading: March-April 2015

News from Bound Brook, Cranford, the Hudson waterfront, Montclair, and Woodbridge, as well as the relationship between housing and transportation costs. ...
The Importance of Placemaking for Suburban TODs

The Importance of Placemaking for Suburban TODs

Guest contributor, Debra Tantleff, discusses how focusing on placemaking can help communities achieve their redevelopment goals. ...
Coworking Adds Flexible Office Space to Transit-Rich Locations

Coworking Adds Flexible Office Space to Transit-Rich Locations

A recent trend in office space, known as coworking, could potentially help transit-oriented developments increase diversity of uses among their ...
What We Are Reading: January-February 2015

What We Are Reading: January-February 2015

News briefs on Carteret, Elizabeth, Hawthorne, the Hudson Gold Coast, stations along the Morris & Essex Line, Morristown, and Somerville, as well as parking, Washington, DC, and living near transit. ...
Financing Transit-Oriented Development with Land Values

Financing Transit-Oriented Development with Land Values

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Financing Transit-Oriented Development with Land Values, land value capture (LVC) techniques for developing countries, with application for the US. ...