Close-in land development reduces driving
A Huffington Post article highlighted a study on development location by SCARP's Mark Stevens. Calling the research "meticulous" The Huffington Post article says Stevens found there is potential value in providing housing in or close to downtown areas and concluded that “compact development features do not appear to have much influence on driving.”
Wed Mar. 15, 2017
By: F. Kaid Benfield
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Mark Stevens' research appeared in the Winter 2017 JAPA (Journal of the American Planning Association).