Building on the transit-oriented development (TOD or DOTS in Spanish) approach, this manual proposes planning and design strategies to improve quality of life in cities. Examples draw from Mexican cities, while the guide provides useful insights for other countries as well. The guide is aimed at...
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The Philippines has seen rapid increases in personal motorization and vehicle use in the last decade. Despite this, official statistics show only a modest increase in fuel consumption. This paper, from 2013 Lee Schipper Memorial Scholar Sudhir Gota,...
Minimum parking standards, which require developers to build a certain amount of off-street parking spaces, are increasingly criticized for leading to excess parking supply and automobile travel in recent years. This paper, by 2013 Lee Schipper Memorial...
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Beijing has announced an effort to further constrict its vehicle quota control regulation in the hopes of curbing air pollution and traffic congestion in China’s capital city.
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On June 4th, 2013, Claudia Adriazola-Steil, Director of EMBARQ’s Health and Road Safety program presented at Towards Zero, a world leading road safety conference held in Sweden.
“It is not possible to continue to receive extensions in the regulations of imported used vehicles.