Jennifer Evans-Cowley, PhD, AICP, is the Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Administration for the College of Engineering and a Professor of City and Regional Planning at The Ohio State University.
Want an easy to use public engagement tool that helps you to understand the visual preferences of the public? StreetSeen (http://streetseen.osu.edu
), a free online tool allows planners and others to simply construct and deploy visual surveys.
Friday, January 24, 2014 - 12:28pm PST
The best solution to many transportation problems is to improve transport system diversity so travelers can choose the best option for each trip. This requires more comprehensive and multi-modal planning. Not everybody is ready.
Thursday, January 23, 2014 - 5:01am PST
Besides wasting billions of taxpayer dollars, road-building may actually be holding back economic growth overall.
Monday, January 20, 2014 - 10:30am PST
Seems like an absurd pairing, right? Perhaps so but please hear me out.
Monday, January 20, 2014 - 8:53am PST
Last week, the Transportation Research Board held its annual conference with < 10,000 people in attendance. We analyzed the tweets to generate a list of the hottest topics, links to transportation resources, and most influential people.
Monday, January 20, 2014 - 6:50am PST
The policies that create affordable housing for the middle class might not be those necessary to prevent homelessness for the destitute.
Saturday, January 18, 2014 - 4:49pm PST
People are increasingly accessing information via mobile devices, so why not provide mobile enabled plans? Learn how to create a mobile ready plan that is readable in Kindle or iBooks at low to no-cost.
Saturday, January 18, 2014 - 12:05am PST
Each January Washington DC hosts a huge gathering of the transportation planning tribe. What do we do? Read about it here.
Thursday, January 16, 2014 - 5:15am PST
Preserving urban landscapes can be just as important as preserving historic buildings. However, saving our design heritage needs to be balanced with the imperative that places effectively meet the functional needs of contemporary cities.
Monday, January 13, 2014 - 7:34am PST
We have compiled a list of mobile apps to support planning, as part of our annual update. Learn about exciting new ways to explore cities and enhance planning via mobile apps. Please feel free to add your own favorites.
Saturday, January 11, 2014 - 6:54am PST