Journal Of The American Planning Association

December 26, 2012, 11am PST
The increased proximity provided by more compact and centralized development is about ten times more influential than vehicle traffic speed on the number of destinations that people can reach within a given travel time.
Journal Of The American Planning Association
October 28, 2011, 1pm PDT
Urban planning professors from the University of Kansas suggest that televising community meetings and using techniques from reality TV could significantly increase participation.
Journal Of The American Planning Association
January 14, 2010, 12pm PST
A new study out in JAPA this week details the fire codes, zoning codes, subdivision regulations, etc., that prevent manufactured housing from being built.
Journal Of The American Planning Association
February 7, 2006, 11am PST
An index of walkability incorporates land use, street connectivity, net residential density, and retail floor area ratios, with health-related outcomes in King County, Washington.
Journal Of The American Planning Association
April 13, 2005, 11am PDT
A new academic article shows that rail passenger forecasts are regularly overestimated by a staggering average of 106%.
Journal Of The American Planning Association
April 14, 2004, 8am PDT
Studying how urban form changes over time, this study evaluates the success of a city with one of the nation's leading anti-sprawl initiatives.
Journal Of The American Planning Association
May 20, 2003, 12pm PDT
A study in the Spring, 2003 issue of JAPA finds that roads just redistribute growth, but transit-oriented development could balance the disparities.
Journal Of The American Planning Association
July 17, 2002, 12pm PDT
A JAPA article, "Underestimating Costs in Public Works Projects: Error or Lie" generates international debate.
Journal Of The American Planning Association