Transit-Oriented Development

Transit-Oriented Development
To maintain the agreed international schedule, the sector will need to move beyond fossil fuels shortly after 2050 in the world’s most advanced regions, and by 2070 elsewhere.
Cornie Huizenga and Mark Major and Karl Peet May 15, 2017

Ontario’s cities would be required to prioritize dense, walkable neighborhoods, public transit and ample green space, The Star reports. 

May 20, 2016

The comprehensive guide from the National Association of City Transportation Officials is designed to aid North American municipalities of all sizes. 

April 18, 2016
Local leaders increasingly talk of ‘Greater Montréal’ — and mean it.
Flavie Halais October 2, 2015
The high-level framework to be put forward at Habitat III is a key opportunity, but much of the needed activity will have to be undertaken by local authorities.
Gil Penalosa and Amanda O’Rourke August 14, 2015

Rebuilding with an eye toward energy efficiency and density should be central to India’s plan for 100 smart cities, Shailesh Pathak recommends in Swarajya.

February 10, 2015

The introduction of metro stations in Delhi neighborhoods raises housing prices for the city dwellers who need public transit, the CityFix reports. 

November 4, 2014

A city long known for sprawl is emphasizing dense development and mass transit connections, Fast Company reports. 

June 5, 2014

A sleek new monorail system in congested Mumbai offers a cautionary tale on the pitfalls of urban planning, SmartPlanet reports. 

June 2, 2014

In a TED talk, New York City’s planning commissioner under former mayor Michael Bloomberg discusses why public spaces need vigilant champions.

April 21, 2014

The Vauban district in Freiburg, Germany has reduced its environmental footprint through meticulous planning, the Sustainable Cities Collective says. 

March 10, 2014
In downtown Vancouver and the suburb of Richmond, development is booming around the Canada Line's rail stations.
Frances Bula February 18, 2014
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