Land Use‚ Transportation Scenarios and Future Vehicle Travel and Land Consumption: A Meta-Analysis
Journal of the American Planning Association, 75(1): 13-27, 2008
By: American Planning Association, Keith Bartholomew, Reid Ewing
This article examines compact growth scenarios in existing scenario plans to estimate likely vehicle miles traveled (VMT) reductions. The authors estimate significant VMT reductions for compact growth scenarios but found that existing scenario plans were too insensitive to land-use and transportation policy changes.