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Multimodel planning analysis

An analysis of existing methodologies to assess quality of service and related concerns for pedestrian, bicycle, and transit modes.
A Review of Approaches for Assessing Multimodal Quality of Service (PDF)

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Bus transit and land use study

This article examines the effect of land use, socioeconomics, and bus transit service on transit demand in the Twin Cities. The findings suggest that vertical mixed-use is important close to transit access and retail plays an important role up to a quarter mile from transit service.
Bus Transit and Land Use: Illuminating the Interaction (PDF)

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Transportation costs study

Research on how the lack of transportation choices strains the family budget and hinders home ownership.
Transportation Costs and the American Dream (PDF)

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Study on walking and cycling to improve public health

Article on the public health consequences of unsafe and inconvenient walking and bicycling conditions, including recommendations.
Promoting Safe Walking and Cycling to Improve Public Health: Lessons from The Netherlands and Germany (PDF)

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Community Impact Assessment Conference

Report from this annual conference on the effects of transportation on communities. Topics include environmental justice, healthy communities, and inclusive decision-making.
Community Impact Assessment Conference articles (PDF)

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Methods for environmental justice analysis

Inventory of technical approaches that can be used to address environmental justice issues for systems-level and corridor/subarea planning.
Technical Methods to Support Analysis of Environmental Justice Issues (PDF)

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Critical report on MBTA and expansion

A report published by the Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation.
MBTA Capital Spending: Derailed by Expansion? (PDF)

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Transportation investment research

Paper on the positive impacts on transportation investment – in particular, the benefits to mobility and access, safety, aesthetics, and community cohesion.
Community and Social Benefits of Transportation Investment (PDF)

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Massachusetts environmental injustice study

Northeastern University research on unequal exposure to pollution and hazardous waste.
Unequal Exposure to Ecological Hazards: Environmental Injustices in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts (PDF)

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Rail service and public transit use

Paper on the difference that rail transit makes in attracting the public to use public transportation.
Impact on Transit Patronage of Cessation or Inauguration of Rail Service

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