The Urban Land Conservancy today announced it paid nearly $1.2 million for land to be developed into residential and retail along Denver's FasTracks southwest light rail corridor. The land at 2140 S. Delaware St. is the fourth property ULC has acquired using Denver's Transit-Oriented Development Fund and is directly across from the light rail station at Evans Avenue... Read On
Our TOD expert this month is urban designer Peter Calthorpe. Calthorpe needs little introduction- his name has become synonymous over the years with New Urbanism, smart growth, and the revival of intelligent urban design. His latest book, written with William Fulton, is called, The Regional City: New Urbanism and the End of Sprawl. We asked Peter to give us his definition of transit-oriented development.