transportation

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Richard Krochalis: Transportation Policy Project

Description:  Transportation Policy Project View more presentations from Congress for the New Urbanism. ... read more »

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Dr. Lawrence Frank: Climate Change and Health Impacts of Transportation Network Design

Description:  Climate Change and Health Impacts of Transportation Network Design View more presentations from Congress for the New Urbanism. ... read more »

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Andy Mortenson: Measuring Transportation Connectivity by RDI

Description:  Andy Mortenson-Measuring Transportation Connectivity by RDI View more documents from Congress for the New Urbanism. ... read more »

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Stuart Gwin: Transportation Networks

Description:  Transportation Networks View more documents from Congress for the New Urbanism. ... read more »

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Scott Bernstein: Where Did Those Rules Come From? Observations From Contemporary Historians on Networks and Highways

Description:  This presentation from Scott Bernstein highlights the origins of contemporary network and highway legislation while reminding us about the influence of contemporary historians who have greatly influenced discussion surrounding transport... read more »

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Rex Burkholder: Metro Update on the Regional Transportation Plan

Description:  While outlining principles that contribute to successful community and regional planning designs, Metro Councilor Rex Burkholder discusses the importance of the Regional Transportation Plan (RTP) and Metro's unique role in implementing ... read more »

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Todd Litman: Where We Want To Be: Home Location Preferences And Their Implications For New Urbanism

Description:  Todd Litman of the Victoria Transportation Institute reports on the history of desirability of living locations, and how our automobile dependent society has fueled sprawl development. Mr. Litman also outlines the benefits of Smart Gro... read more »

“What we're talking about is a vision for high-speed rail in America...”

Description:  “...Imagine boarding a train in the center of a city...Imagine whisking through towns at speeds over 100 miles an hour, walking only a few steps to public transportation, and ending up just blocks from your destination. Imagine what a... read more »

F is for Fantastic: New Directions in Transportation Level of Service

Description:  As cities work to bring about a new generation of healthy urban places, the importance of streets as major forces shaping the urban environment is leading to development of new tools for evaluating transportation network performance. Th... read more »

Transportation Networks

Description:  This session will offer insights into myths, challenges, and rays of light associated with the complex subject of transportation network planning. It will highlight both the British and American perspectives on networks. Breakout group... read more »