Recommended Resources

TCRP Report 128: Effects of TOD on Housing, Parking, and Travel

TCRP Report 128: Effects of TOD on Housing, Parking, and Travel

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This new TCRP report attempts to clarify the relationship between livable communities and transit. ...
Post Carbon Cities: Planning for Energy and Climate Uncertainty

Post Carbon Cities: Planning for Energy and Climate Uncertainty

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Post Carbon Cities provides a sobering view of the realities faced by local governments with fading energy supply and global climate change. ...
Land Development at Selected Hudson-Bergen Light Rail Stations

Land Development at Selected Hudson-Bergen Light Rail Stations

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This study builds on a previous VTC study of the Hudson-Bergen Light Rail Line, and also examines development near other stations on the line. ...
What About Our Schools?

What About Our Schools?

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This report addresses—and dispels—one of the most common public misperceptions hindering TOD proposals. ...
Design Charrettes for Sustainable Communities

Design Charrettes for Sustainable Communities

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This guide is an excellent resource for anyone interested in introducing charrettes, or design workshops, into the community planning process. ...
Growing Cooler: The Evidence on Urban Development and Climate Change

Growing Cooler: The Evidence on Urban Development and Climate Change

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The Urban Land Institute has issued this report to address growth and developmental strategies designed to curb greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. ...