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- A Comprehensive Examination of the Bay Area Housing Crisis April 16, 2014The Google Bus protests got the media’s attention, and the Ellis Act has politician’s attention, but the Bay Area’s current tech-housing-gentrification crisis is a big, complicated mess.
- What Does 'Feminine' Mean to Women Who Bike? April 16, 2014Women are less likely to ride bikes than males in the United States, and part of the complicated issues of gender and biking have at least partly to do with perceptions. A recent article examines what it means to be “feminine” while riding a bike.
- Capital Beltway Peak Toll Tops $11 April 16, 2014Use of the 495 Express Lanes, a HOT variable toll, has been fetching a pretty penny this year for commuters looking to escape the notoriously congested Capital Beltway. The ongoing experiment in commute pricing should recede before a tipping point.
- Details on the Drastic Legislative Efforts to Block BRT in Nashville April 16, 2014Although other states prohibit the use of state funding for public transportation projects, Tennessee state legislators are moving toward an outright ban of bus rapid transit projects anywhere in the state.
- Cities Map—and Track Benefits—of Urban Forest April 16, 2014OpenTreeMap allows cities to inventory trees and see the environmental and economic benefits.
- Regional Water Authority DOA in Detroit April 16, 2014One of the unanswered questions of Detroit’s post-bankruptcy future is what will happen with the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department, especially after negotiations to create a regional authority ended in failure this week.
- CA Court of Appeals: Some Projects Require 'Urban Decay' Mitigation April 16, 2014When a new shopping center may leave existing retail areas short of business, a California court has ruled that mitigations of "urban decay" must be spelled out up front.
- A Special Focus on Planning for Healthy Schools April 16, 2014SAGE has provided free access to material from the Journal of Planning Education and Research's focus issue on Healthy Schools. Click here for the links and synopses. Follow us on Twitter @JPER7 & on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/JPERPlanning) […]
- Beyond Oil: Trains Turn to LNG Fuel and Hybrid Locomotives April 16, 2014According to a new EIA report, the cost advantages of liquefied natural gas make it an attractive alternative to diesel fuel for major U.S. freight railroad companies. Hybrid diesel-electric locomotives on order for 5 states will power HSR routes.
- Historic Properties Decay in Philadelphia’s Old City April 16, 2014Old City in Philadelphia presents a troubling dichotomy—while the neighborhood is a busy location for redevelopment investment, many of its historic buildings are succumbing to neglect.
- A Comprehensive Examination of the Bay Area Housing Crisis April 16, 2014