Recommended Resources

TOD 101: Why Transit-Oriented Development And Why Now?

TOD 101: Why Transit-Oriented Development And Why Now?

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This book highlights the benefits of TOD and how it can help maintain the economic vitality of communities.
Brownfields Resources

Brownfields Resources

Report links: Getting Started with Brownfields, State and Local Non-Cash Tools and Strategies, and Local Brownfield Financing Tools.
Charles Bartsch and Barbara Wells recently offered several articles outlining ways to reclaim underutilized and contaminated properties.
Visualizing Density

Visualizing Density

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This book demonstrate the tenets of good density—highlighting locations where density has developed organically or been handled well.
Parking Management Best Practices

Parking Management Best Practices

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The parking management strategies described in this book can help planners increase parking facility efficiency and reduce parking demand.
Paved Over: Surface Parking Lots or Opportunities for Tax-Generating, Sustainable Development?

Paved Over: Surface Parking Lots or Opportunities for Tax-Generating, Sustainable Development?

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This study of the Chicago area examines the potential development benefits through more intensive use of surface parking near transit.
Parking Matters

Parking Matters

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This monograph describes the challenges of financing structured parking in New Jersey urban areas.