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May 2020

UTA’s TOD program starts capturing value along transit lines – and cities are getting interested

The Utah Transit Authority’s somewhat-new TOD program strategy is to reap an investment return on rail lines the agency has built. . . . Read More

Union Station, Worcester, MA

Please enjoy these pictures of Union Station.  This beautiful station in the Beaux Arts style was completed in 1911 by the Boston and Albany Railroad.  The station closed 1972 and was unused for many years.  It reopened in 2000 after... Continue Reading →

Coronavirus Crisis Threatens Push for Denser Housing

Transit-oriented developments were seen as a solution to severe housing shortages, but experts say developers need to rethink the design for a post-pandemic world. . . . Read More

Highrises are coming to an LRT station near you

The city wants people to be near public transit, but do Ottawans really want to live in the sky? . . . Read More

Cincinnatti Union Terminal, Cincinnatti, OH

  During the Covid-19 quarantine, we are featuring beautiful and architecturally interesting transit stations. Passenger trains pull in just a few times a week to this 1930s-era terminal that now serves primarily as home to three museums, a theater, and... Continue Reading →

UMass Team Wins Planning Competition for Springfield Project

MassINC’s Gateway Cities Innovation Institute announced the 2020 Transformative Transit-Oriented Development (TTOD) Planning and Design Competition’s winning team, comprised of graduate landscape architecture students at UMass Amherst. . . . Read More

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