Posts Tagged "smart growth"

Spinning Our Wheels: Bolstering Bicycling in the U.S.

May 25 2017

Many cities across the country are questioning how far we’ve really come to make bicycling a substantive mode of transportation.

Broadband for Better Communities

Apr 18 2017

Broadband access is critical to community prosperity, but less than half of California’s rural population has the same Internet access as urban areas.

Vision Zero: A Vision for Safer Streets for All

Mar 27 2017

The Centers for Disease Control recently indicated that our traffic death rate per capita is nearly double the average of other developed nations.

Driving the Next Decade: The Challenge to Put More Zero-Emission Cars on the Road

Feb 24 2017

California has led the charge for electric vehicles with an ambitious strategy to put 1.5 million zero‐emission vehicles on the road by 2025.

A Message to the New Administration: The Economic Argument for Livable Communities

Jan 23 2017

As the new administration takes office in Washington, sustainability leaders across the nation have been speculating about the potential impacts on their work.

Nonpoint Education for Municipal Officials (NEMO)

Mar 25 2014

National network of water professionals dealith with land use and water issues.

Low Impact Development Center

Mar 24 2014

Organization dedicated to the advancement of low impact development technology witht he goal of maintaining or enhancing pre-development hydrology.

Puget Sound Online: Low Impact Development

Mar 24 2014

Information on low impact development in the Seattle area.

Our Built and Natural Environments

Mar 24 2014

This US EPA publication summarizes the research on the relationship between the built and natual environments, as well as current understanding of…

Healthy Communities Success Story: Unique Land-Use Solutions and Fiscal Management Strategies in Turlock

Jan 27 2014

With a growth rate triple its historic average, the city of Turlock experienced rapid growth in the late 1980’s and early 1990’s.…