TOD News Briefs

The Week in TOD News August 1-7, 2020

The Week in TOD News August 1-7, 2020

This week... riding transit may be safer than you think. Also transit-friendly development in NJ, California, New York, Ohio, Texas, and Ontario. Taiwan Railways seeks fiscal stability through TOD. ...
The Week in TOD News July 25-31, 2020

The Week in TOD News July 25-31, 2020

This week, articles focus on how transit agencies—and the people who ride transit—are adapting to pandemic conditions; how crises can inspire opportunities for lasting and meaning improvement; and how TOD can be harnessed to address access to affordable housing. ...
The Week in TOD News July 18-24, 2020

The Week in TOD News July 18-24, 2020

The impacts of the coronavirus continue to be seen in the news this week with stories of how things have, and will, change. Also two new TOD projects in New Jersey. Affordable housing efforts from around the country. Nairobi, Kenya starts work on a new "railway city." ...
The Week in TOD News July 11-17, 2020

The Week in TOD News July 11-17, 2020

The theme running through this week's news is efforts to make cities and communities more livable for all of their residents. Ideas include the "15-minute city", subsidizing taxi services for seniors and people with disability who have been affected by COVID-19 related transit service cuts, and reexamining urban redevelopment efforts. ...
The Week in TOD News July 4-10, 2020

The Week in TOD News July 4-10, 2020

As stories from the U.S., Europe, and India indicate, micro-mobility via bikes, e-bikes, and walking is emerging as an alternative to traditional transit. TOD in Newark, Plainfield, and Jersey City also makes the news. ...
The Week in TOD News June 27-July 3, 2020

The Week in TOD News June 27-July 3, 2020

COVID spurs the re-purposing of public space and real-time crowding data. Redevelopment projects in Ho-Ho-Kus and Kearny. Automated buses in Connecticut, BRT in Omaha, and more TOD. TODTOWN in Shanghai, Winnipeg gets its first TOD, and the 30-minute city. ...