Eliminating Barriers to Transit-Oriented Development (2010)
By Daniel Chatman, Ph.D., and Stephanie DiPetrillo (Alan M. Voorhees Transportation Center)
Federal Highway Administration, FHWA-NJ2010-002
This report looks at three conditions that could be barriers to transit-oriented development: impacts on schools; impacts to local auto traffic; and, impacts on local parking. Ten transit stations in distinct communities were investigated, comparing households living near rail stations as well as farther away in both old and new housing.