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Transit Oriented Development

Development along transit expanding housing choices, tax base 

Posted by Drew Kerr | Friday, March 22, 2024 5:13:00 AM
Lynda Stanley, a lifelong member of Union Congregational United Church of Christ, and church moderator Cynthia Budd in front of an affordable apartment complex under construction on former church land next to their church, which is in the [...]
Transit Oriented Development

Development along transit benefiting residents, workers and the climate  

Posted by Drew Kerr | Thursday, February 2, 2023 1:19:00 PM
Development along transit corridors is recovering from its pandemic slump – welcome news for the people who live and work along transit as well as the climate. “There’s a growing body of research showing that aligning housing and jobs with [...]
Fares Transit Oriented Development

New transit pass program for apartment, condo dwellers rolling out this summer 

| Thursday, August 5, 2021 9:16:00 PM
Fitness room, check. Community room, check. Transit passes, check? Yes, some apartment and condominium owners will soon add passes that allow residents to ride transit for free to their list of amenities. After a successful 2019 pilot, Metro [...]
Transit Oriented Development

Regional development concentrated along high-frequency transit corridors 

Posted by Drew Kerr | Friday, April 9, 2021 9:47:00 AM
Nearly $14 billion in development was permitted along high-frequency transit corridors between 2003 and 2019, and another $9 billion in development is expected to soon follow, a new study found. The figures are included in the recently [...]