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Zoning Reform Works, but Is No Magic Bullet Diana Ionescu Thu, 05/26/2022 - 12:00 Primary Image Zoning reform, particularly the elimination of single-family zoning in favor of higher density, has been at the forefront of efforts to reform U.S. land use planning and improve housing affordability. “But identifying the land-use policies that most effectively add […]
Feds to Award $13 Million for Transit Oriented Development Planning James Brasuell Thu, 05/26/2022 - 11:00 Primary Image The U.S. Department of Transportation today announced $13 million in competitive grant funding for local jurisdictions to plan transit oriented development. The funding, to be awarded through the Federal Transit Administration's (FTA) Pilot Program for Transit-Oriented Development (TOD) […]
Bay Area Transit Stations To Feature Local Writers Diana Ionescu Thu, 05/26/2022 - 10:00 Primary Image As reported in Bloomberg CityLab by Sarah Holder, the Bay Area Rapid Transit District (BART) is launching a short story contest to encourage riders to get back on public transit and explore the network’s services. “Starting June 1, the […]
New Portland Transit Budget Targets Driver Shortage, Express Service Diana Ionescu Thu, 05/26/2022 - 09:00 Primary Image The Tri-County Metropolitan Transportation District of Oregon (TriMet) announced its budget for the fiscal year starting on July 1, which “includes $748.9 million in day-to-day operating requirements and $304.1 million in capital improvements. For the tenth straight year, […]