HOW TO MAKE TRANSIT-ORIENTED DEVELOPMENT WORK

In the U.S., transit-oriented development (TOD) is very much a main area of focus in most metropolitan areas. Advocates of TOD cite benefits ranging from more compact development and less automobile dependence to new retail opportunities and improved quality of life. This article discusses how planners can ensure that TOD is able to continue to expand and aid urban areas achieve a higher quality of life with less congestion.

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    American Planning Association

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    Chicago, IL  USA  60603-6107
  • Authors:
    • Tumlin, J
    • Millard-Ball, A
  • Publication Date: 2003-5

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 14-19
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  • Accession Number: 00943702
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 12 2004 12:00AM