January 2014 Newsletter

January 15, 2014

Can compact growth decrease auto emissions? Can a desert be used as productive farmland? Find out the answers to these questions as more in our January 2014 newsletter! Read it here!

Policy Brief: Can Compact Growth Decrease Automobile Emissions?

January 14, 2014

Scientists and policy makers have examined the usefulness of vehicle technologies, alternative energy sources, and regulatory mechanisms to control automobile emissions. However, changing the patterns of future land development may be a promising complementary strategy often overlooked outside of planning … Continued

CURS releases Moving Forward Interim Assessment Report

January 14, 2014

The U.S. Department of Housing and Community Development created the Moving to Work demonstration program to explore new ways of providing affordable housing to low- and moderate-income households. The program allows selected housing authorities, including the Charlotte Housing Authority (CHA), … Continued