- Smart Growth Implementation Toolkit
The Toolkit is designed to help community leaders review and revise their land use policies, zoning and development codes and project design standards. It includes step-by-step “audits” of policies and codes, as well as a scorecard for evaluating proposed development projects. (January 2008)
Resources to Overcome NIMBYism
- Toward a New Metropolis: The Opportunity To Rebuild America
Brookings Institution report that examines projected trends at the national, state and metropolitan level to determine the estimated demand for new housing, commercial, and industrial space over the next quarter century. Finds that in 2030, about half of the buildings in which Americans live, work, and shop will have been built after 2000. (12/2004)
Overcoming Apartment Myths
Research and other resources confronting the myths about apartments and school overcrowding, traffic congestion, property values and more.
Promoting Affordable Housing
Ad campaigns, PowerPoint presentations and related research to create a new understanding about affordable housing. Click here.
Smart Growth Library
Research, articles, toolkits and other resources to help promote smart growth.