ULI Austin, the local branch of the Urban Land Institute, hosted a discussion about a new white paper they’re about to release concerning Transit Oriented Devel­op­ments, special zoning enclaves clustered around rail stations. The paper, called Transit Oriented Develop­ment: Opportunities for Affordability and Mobility in Austin, will be available any day now on the ULI website, austin.uli.org. 

This excerpt from a column written by Nick Barbaro appeared on August 21, 2020 in The Austin Chronicle.  The Austin Chronicle been Austin’s independent news source for nearly four decades, expressing the community’s political and environmental concerns and supporting its vibrant cultural scene.  Mr. Barbara invites his readers to send gossip, dirt, innuendo, rumors, and other useful grist to nbarbaro@austinchronicle.com.