Decreasing VMT

July 25, 2014, 9am PDT
A new report finds that residents of Arizona are driving less—much, much less. Arizonans drive less that they did in the 1990s, in fact. Despite these trends, the state government has not adjusted its traffic forecasting models.
Streetsblog USA
July 13, 2014, 7am PDT
Palo Alto, one of the suburban cities at the center of the Silicon Valley tech boom, is considering a Comprehensive Plan Update. On the table for the Planning and Transportation Commission: a "net-zero" restriction for new vehicle trips.
Palo Alto Weekly
Blog post
January 7, 2013, 7pm PST
Research supports the argument that increased densities reduce vehicle miles traveled, even in areas with minimal transit service.
Michael Lewyn