Yonah Freemark dives into the 2010 Census, and finds clear evidence that focusing dense development around transit works to focus development.
Feb 7, 2011 the transport politic
At the subway stop at Wilshire Blvd. and Vermont, developer Jerry Snyder halted construction on his planned vertical retail mall, saying that the apartment market is comparatively "very strong."
Jan 28, 2011 The Los Angeles Times
Grist asks, "Does new public transit increase gentrification?" Their conclusion: "Isn't that the point?"
Oct 25, 2010 Grist
MSNBC interviews Chandra Brown, a VP at Oregon Iron Works who pushed the business to start building streetcars to compete with European-built models. She says streetcars as an environmentally-friendly solution that are also great for local economies.
Oct 24, 2010 MSNBC
Developers on Long Island are hoping to build transit-oriented developments as a way of keeping young residents on the island and increasing the amount of affordable housing. But some local opposition is standing in the way.
Sep 20, 2010 The New York Times
With three transit stations nearby and ready-made commuters, this DC/Maryland suburb is ripe for development.
Sep 20, 2010 New Urban Network
Light rail is expanding to Los Angeles' Westside, and with it is coming a wave of transit-oriented developments.
Jul 11, 2010 The New York Times
A 30-story residential building will be at the core of a transit-oriented development project at Canada Line's Marine Drive Station in Vancouver.
May 27, 2010 The Vancouver Sun
Plans to build dense urban villages around the new Metro stations in Tysons Corner have some landowners on the fringes feeling left out.
Apr 27, 2010 The Washington Post
Director of the White House Office of Urban Policy Adolfo Carrión says that The White House wants to encourage the creation of "neighborhoods that are rich with opportunity."
Apr 19, 2010 City Limits