Tag Archives: Rail

Access vs. Isolation: Preserving Rail Connectivity

As regional economies change over time, the demand for transportation facilities and services also evolves. This free webinar from the NADO Research Foundation will look at transportation impacts of the decline of coal production in Appalachia as an example to frame the issue of rail preservation for attendees from across in the nation, as well as within the Appalachian region. NADO will apply to offer 1 AICP CM credit for attending the webinar. Register now... Read more

Rail~Volution Conference

Rail~Volution is the place to engage in discussions with change makers and influencers, share ideas and breakthroughs, frustrations and inspiration, about building livable communities with transit. Join the conference to connect and expand your network with leaders in the public transportation, transit-oriented development, placemaking and community development fields.October 9 – 12 in San Francisco, California. Learn more and register... Read more

Rail~Volution Conference, Oct. 9-12

​Rail~Volution is the place to engage in discussions with change makers and influencers, share ideas and breakthroughs, frustrations and inspiration, about building livable communities with transit. Join the conference to connect and expand your network with leaders in the public transportation, transit-oriented development, placemaking and community development fields. October 9 – 12 in San Francisco, California. Learn more and register... Read more

MARTA Station Projects Will Lift Communities

​The building crane, metro Atlanta’s other civic bird, is back. It fills the skies all over the region, but this time the story is different: These cranes are deliberately concentrated in areas where there are MARTA rail stations. It’s important to note the benefits of these million-dollar investments aren’t exclusive to the well-to-do. All projects carry a 20 percent affordability goal, one of the highest in the country. Read more... Read more