Transit Oriented Developments of Brownfields


Successful transit-orented development (TOD) requires strategic integration of land-use planning, transportation planning, and resource allocation throughout all project steps, such that public investments leverage maximal community benefit while laying a foundation for continued economic development. Brownfields reuse is an important component of this process. Metro areas throughout the U.S. are currently confronting this dual challenge, implementing transit projects with significant redevelopment opportunities.

Minnesota Brownfields has authored a brief guide examining the challenges specific to redevelopment within transit corridors, and highlighting innovative approaches and redevelopment strategies from selected U.S. metro areas and in the Twin Cities.

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This report was made possible through funding by The McKnight Foundation.