Posts Tagged "articles"

Fiscal Impact Tools

Apr 03 2014

By Kate Meis Fiscal impact tools are emerging across the nation and changing the dialog around local and regional planning. Jurisdictions now…

The Missing Metric

Jul 16 2013

An Economic Development Strategy for the New Normal Resources Provided by Peter Katz, Principal at Strategic Consulting Practice With the multiple crises…

Why Build Near Transit?

Jul 16 2013

By Paul Zykofsky, AICP Director, Center for Livable Communities Published: Transit California; December 1998/January 1999 Transit stops are not just places for…

Ten Keys To Walkable/Livable Communities

Jul 16 2013

By Dan Burden, Director, Walkable Communities, Inc. The following ten items are key indicators (measures) or steps taken to achieve prosperous, walkable,…

Shaping the Tools of Re-Invention

Jul 16 2013

Good Citizens, Better Communities By Dave Davis, President, Initiatives A community’s civic infrastructure is just as important as its physical infrastructure. How…

Energy and the Human Environment

Jul 16 2013

Toward Better Neighborhood Design By Judy and Michael Corbett Introduction Energy costs are eating up an ever-increasing percentage of the family income…

Development And Public Health

Jul 13 2013

Could our development patterns be affecting our personal health? By Richard E. Killingsworth and Jean Lamming Urban Land, July 2001 A nostalgic…

Building Livable Communities With Transit

Jul 13 2013

By Paul Zykofsky, AICP, Director, LGC Center for Livable Communities Livable communities are hot. In a speech on January 11, 1999, Vice…

The Ahwahnee Principles

Jul 08 2013

Toward More Livable Communities By Judith Corbett, Executive Director-Local Government Commission and Joe Velasquez, Coucilmember-City of Cathedral City Cities everywhere are facing…