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Stockholm Congestion Pricing

The Stockholm congestion charge was a tax levied on vehicles entering and exiting the inner city in an attempt decrease the number of trips made in private vehicles, ultimately re…

Transportation - Innovative Strategies offered in LA

Jonathan Parfrey Los Angeles June 23, 2011 02:21 PM
The Los Angeles County Economic Development Corp. and the Environmental Defense Fund teamed up to produce "Vision Los Angeles," a 41-page plan with 15 strategies intended to impro…

Priced Parking

Jay Thakkar Princeton October 13, 2009 12:03 PM
We are planning to implement a pilot Priced Parking program. In collaboration with one of our Clients, we want to device a strategy where employees pay (a very small amount though…

Best Practice Urban Design and Good Examples of Implementation

Marcus Ballantyne Auckland February 16, 2009 01:55 PM
One of our challenges is how to manage growth. Do you know of any good examples that are documented in journal papers or reports (eg compact cities, incorporating green areas, saf…

Multi-Purpose Land Use Cases

Ginger Wireman Richland January 28, 2009 10:42 AM
In Vancouver WA the waste water treatment plant shares grounds with a Water Resource Center, educational facility, that includes lab classrooms, a library, art gallery space and p…

Life Paths into Effective Environmental Action

Chawla, Louise. (1999). Life paths into effective environmental action. . Journal of Environmental Education, 31, 1, 15-26.
Explored US and Norwegian environmentalists' self-awareness of the experiences that have led them to a sense of connection to the environment and dedication to protect it. Str…

Personal and Contextual Factors Supporting the Switch to Transit Use: Evaluating a Natural Transit Intervention

Brown, Barbara B.; Werner, Carol M.; Kim, Naree (2003). Personal and Contextual Factors Supporting the Switch to Transit Use: Evaluating a Natural Transit Intervention. Analyses of Social Issues and Public Policy, 3, 1, 139-160.
U.S. communities are becoming increasingly automobile dependent, with car use embedded in U.S. policies, practices, and preferences. To encourage transit use, transit systems too …

Alternatives to the Automobile: Transport for Livable Cities (Worldwatch Paper 98)

Lowe, M. D. Alternatives to the automobile: Transport for livable cities (Worldwatch Paper 98). Washington: Worldwatch Institute, 1990. 49.

Traffic Calming in Residential Areas

Thomas Corbett August 27, 2008 08:10 AM
Australia's Radio National carried a story this week on traffic calming measures which communities can implement, using a counter-intuitive (but socially smart) approach. Basicall…

Maine Uses CBSM to Address s-p-r-a-w-l

Patrick Wright Augusta August 18, 2008 10:36 AM
The Maine State Planning Office has been testing concept messages that seek to influence the decision making process of potential movers. In recent years, Maine service centers ha…

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