Report: Land Use Planning Key to CA HSR Success

A study suggests that changes in land use planning will be necessary for California cities to reap the full economic and environmental benefits of HSR.
February 24, 2011, 12pm PST | Victor Negrete
Share Tweet LinkedIn Email Comments

The study conducted by the San Francisco Planning and Urban Research Association (SPUR) "identifies specific land-use planning strategies that will contribute to the success of HSR and help cities, and ultimately California, realize the full potential of the multi-billion-dollar system." (From SPUR Website)

SPUR uses the example of the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) to show how land use and transit planning together can determine a project's success.

Read the Full Report

Full Story:
Published on Monday, January 3, 2011 in SPUR
Share Tweet LinkedIn Email