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FULL SCHEDULE

Day 1 - Wednesday, December 2 

8:00AM

10:30AM

1:00PM

3:30PM

5:00PM

Session 1: The Case for Transit Supportive Land Use

What we can to do support transit in our community right now through zoning and other development practices.

TOPICS DISCUSSED INCLUDE:

  • Defining Transit Supportive Land Use

  • Making the Case & ROI

  • Barriers

  • Overcoming Barriers

Session 2: Equitable Transit Oriented Development

How to build great stuff without displacing great people.

TOPICS DISCUSSED INCLUDE:

  • What Is eTOD?

  • Using Equity as a lens

    • Using Equity to drive private & public investment

  • Development without Displacement Tools

    • Inclusionary zoning

    • Affordable Housing

    • Community Land Trusts

Session 3: Public & Private Density Support

Why density is super important and how to get the city and business community on the same page.

TOPICS DISCUSSED INCLUDE:

  • Why Density Matters

  • Regulations & policies for Density

    • Zoning Codes

    • Parking Minimums

    • Corporate & Municipal Programs to reduce SOV travel

  • Density Supportive Investments

    • Transit Supportive Infrastructure

    • Streetscape Enhancements

  • Public Financial Incentives for Density

    • Creative funding strategies

    • P3

  • Private Financial Benefits of Density

    • Infrastructure investments: When the private sector takes the lead

    • Understand why and when they are deciding to fund large scale projects

    • Discover how these projects can be the basis for real change and spur economic growth beyond just real estate

Session 4: Community Conversation, Community Outreach

Why traditional community outreach sucks and what to do about it.

TOPICS DISCUSSED INCLUDE:

  • Intro - Why we need better public outreach

    • Fighting NIMBY-ism

  • Tools & Best Practices

    • Finding your stakeholders

    • Visioneering

    • Tactical Urbanism

    • Grassroots: Shaping policy from the ground up

    • Guerrilla Placemaking: Adapting in times of change

Networking Happy Hour 

Day 2 - Friday, December 3 

8:00AM

Session 3: Public & Private Density Support

 
 
 
 
CONTACT US

TARRANT TRANSIT ALLIANCE

(682) 231-2036

PO Box 470474
Fort Worth, TX 76147

rachel@TarrantTransitAlliance.org

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