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TOD Comes to the Texas Capital

TOD Comes to the Texas Capital

Austin, TX and nearby Leander have approved construction of a new commuter rail link and have launched comprehensive plans for TOD. ...
Consensus Building in TOD

Consensus Building in TOD

This issue of Transit-Friendly Development highlights several examples in which consensus building played a major role in successful TOD initiatives. ...
Building Consensus in Transit-Oriented Development

Building Consensus in Transit-Oriented Development

It is vital to understand the needs and desires of those affected by the changes TOD brings, in order to build consensus among all involved parties. ...
Hot Issue: Eminent Domain in New Jersey

Hot Issue: Eminent Domain in New Jersey

Eminent domain–the taking of private property for public use and a tool often used in TOD–has become one of the most debated issues in planning. ...
Car-Sharing a Reality in New Jersey!

Car-Sharing a Reality in New Jersey!

Car-sharing has come to New Jersey, and transit is a big reason why. Zipcar has recently set up locations in several public transit hubs. ...
Opportunities and Challenges for TOD in the D.C. Region

Opportunities and Challenges for TOD in the D.C. Region

As 2006 unfolds, a variety of planning and development efforts in WMATA’s service area reflect the opportunities and challenges faced by other regions seeking to implement TOD. ...