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Proposed Federal TOD Grants & Interagency “Sustainable Communities” Initiative

Proposed Federal TOD Grants & Interagency “Sustainable Communities” Initiative

The Senate Banking Committee introduced legislation in August that, if passed, would spur better land use practices. ...
ARC to Bring TOD Opportunities to NJ’s Rail Towns

ARC to Bring TOD Opportunities to NJ’s Rail Towns

A pair of much needed new passenger rail tunnels underneath the Hudson River connecting New Jersey and New York City is becoming a reality. ...
Denver Links Affordable Housing with Transit

Denver Links Affordable Housing with Transit

The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation in February recently granted $2 million in low interest loans to Enterprise Community Partners. ...
Battling Sprawl in Tysons Corner, Virginia

Battling Sprawl in Tysons Corner, Virginia

Tysons Corner, Virginia, has launched effort to retrofit its sprawling landscape into a more dense environment that could serve as a national model. ...
The Case for Sustainability Through Transit-Oriented Development

The Case for Sustainability Through Transit-Oriented Development

Sustainability through TOD means reducing auto dependency, restoring transit infrastructure, and recycling urban land. ...
Transit-Oriented Housing – Shelter in a Storm?

Transit-Oriented Housing – Shelter in a Storm?

Despite the ongoing housing slump (and the economic collapse), inner-ring towns with rail service to New York City have outpaced the overall market. ...