Publications and Presentations


HPE’s Walkability Index – Quantifying the Pedestrian Experience
pdfHPE Walkability Index

Overcoming Engineering Obstacles to Walkable Thoroughfare Design ... Case Studies
pdfOvercoming Engineering Obstacles to Walkable Thoroughfare Designing

CNU Reports:  Transportation Summit – 2005
Roadblocks to Walkable Thoroughfares:  Controversy and Compromise in the Development of the CNU/ITE Design Manual
with Billy Hattaway

FLITE Magazine – May 2010
HPE’s Walkability Index:  Quantifying the Pedestrian Experience


Book Contributions

Designing Walkable Urban Thoroughfares: A Context Sensitive Approach: An ITE Recommended Practice
Participated in Technical Advisory Committee
pdfJob Sheet ITE CNU Manual

New Urbanism and Beyond: Designing Cities for the Future
edited by Tigran Haas



Can Kentlands Boulevard be a Complete Street?
Kentlands Community Foundation and the City of Gaithersburg
Gaithersburg, MD
June 2017

Can Midtown Have Great Walkability?
Waterworks Science Salon
Tallahassee, FL
June 2017

A Context Based Complete Street - US1/Broadway, West Palm Beach, FL
TRANSPO 2016 - Integrating a Transitional Society: From Bicycles to Connected Vehicles
West Palm Beach, FL
November 2016

Connecting Transportation and Land Use Through a Form-Based Code\
CLE International 17th Annual Conference - Land Use Law
Tampa, FL
August 2014

What Form-Based Coding Practitioners Need to Know About Street Design
Form-Based Codes Institute
June 2014

Better Streets/Better Living in Live Oak
Live Oak C.R.A.
Live Oak, FL
January 2014

Complete Streets, Urban/Suburban
ITE District 10/FSITE Annual Meeting - Technical Session 5 - Designing for All Modes
Lake Buena Vista, FL
November 2013

What Make a Walkable Street?
Citizens' Institute on Rural Design
Live Oak, FL
November 2013

Street Design
CNU 2013 Transportation Summit
Chicago, IL
November 2013

Streets of Gold: High Value via Walkable Urban Thoroughfare Design
CNU 21: Living Community
Salt Lake City, UT
May 2013

Regional Policy & Functional Classification Reform
CNU 2012 Transportation Summit
Long Beach, CA
September 2012

Complete Streets Design Workshop
CNU - Atlanta 
Atlanta, GA
February 2012

Complete Streets
FSITE Summer Meeting
Naples, FL
June 2011

Lee County in the Year 2035:  Back to the Future?
Fowler White Boggs
Fort Myers, FL
February 2011

Jefferson County Smart Growth Conference
Regional Planning Commission of Greater Birmingham
Birmingham, AL
October 2010

ULI Memphis Great Streets - Healthy Communities
Urban Land Institute District Council Memphis
April 2010

ITE 2010 Technical Conference and Exhibit - Meeting Transportation’s 21st Century Challenges
Walkability Index – Quantifying the Pedestrian Experience
Savannah, GA
March 2010

26th Annual Growth Management, Energy, Climate Change and the Environment Short Course
Transportation and Land Use Planning
Transit-Oriented Development in Florida
Orlando, FL
February 2010

CNU Florida 2010 Statewide Meeting
CNU Transportation Summit Update
St. Petersburg, FL
January 2010

 2009 CNU Project for Transportation Reform Summit
Initiative 1, Compact Urban Area Definition
Portland, OR
November 2009

The Mayors’ Institute on City Design
Resource Team Presentation
Charleston, SC
October 2009

CLE International Land Use Law Conference
Mobility Strategies and Transportation Concurrency Exception Areas
Planning in a Desperate State
Tampa, FL
August 2009

ITE 2009 Annual Meeting
Designing Multiway Boulevards
San Antonio, TX
August 2009

25th Annual Growth Management, Energy, Climate Change and the Environment Short Course
Transportation and Land Use Planning to Achieve Mobile Source Reductions
Transit-Oriented Development in Florida: A Wave of the Future
Daytona Beach, FL
February 2009


Recommended Reading

 The Boulevard Book: History, Evolution, Design of Multiway Boulevards
by Allan B. Jacobs, Elizabeth Macdonald, and Yodan Rofé

The Charrette Handbook: The Essential Guide for Accelerated, Collaborative Community Planning
by Bill Lennertz and Aarin Lutzenhiser

Charter of the New Urbanism
by Congress for the New Urbanism

 Community by Design: New Urbanism for Suburbs and Small Communities
by Kenneth Hall

Edge City: Life on the New Frontier
by Joel Garreau

Fighting Traffic:  The Dawn of the Motor Age in the American City
by Peter D. Norton

Form Based Codes: A Guide for Planners, Urban Designers, Municipalities, and Developers
by Daniel G. Parolek, Karen Parolek, and Paul C. Crawford

The Geography of Nowhere: The Rise and Decline of America's Man-Made Landscape
by James Howard Kunstler

Great Streets
by Allan B. Jacobs

Greyfields into Goldfields: Dead Malls become Living Neighborhoods
by Lee S. Sobel, Steven Bodzin, Ellen Greenberg, and Jonathan Miller

The High Cost of Free Parking
by Donald C. Shoup

Home From Nowhere: Remaking Our Everyday World for the 21st Century
by James Howard Kunstler

A Legal Guide to Urban and Sustainable Development for Planners, Developers and Architects
by Daniel K. Slone, Doris S. Goldstein, and W. Andrew Gowder

New American Urbanism: Re-forming the Suburban Metropolis
by John Dutton

New Urbanism and American Planning: The Conflict of Cultures (Planning, History and the Environment)
by Emily Talen

New Urbanism and Beyond: Designing Cities for the Future
by Tigran Haas

New Urbanism: Best Practices Guide
by Robert Steuteville, Philip Langdon, and Special Contributors

 The New Urbanism: Toward an Architecture of Community
by Peter Katz

The Next American Metropolis: Ecology, Community, and the American Dream
by Peter Calthorpe

The Option of Urbanism: Investing in a New American Dream
by Christopher B. Leinberger

Retrofitting Suburbia: Urban Design Solutions for Redesigning Suburbs
by Ellen Dunham-Jones and June Williamson

Road to Ruin: An Introduction to Sprawl and How to Cure It
by Dom Nozzi

Shared Parking
by Mary S. Smith

 The Smart Code
by Duany-Plater-Zyberk and Company (DPZ)

 Suburban Nation: The Rise of Sprawl and the Decline of the American Dream
by Andres Duany, Elizabeth Plater-Zyberk, and Jeff Speck

Sustainability and Cities: Overcoming Automobile Dependence
by Peter Newman and Jeffrey Kenworthy 

Sustainable Urbanism: Urban Design with Nature
by Douglas Farr

Valuing the New Urbanism: The Impact of the New Urbanism on Prices of Single-Family Homes
by Mark J., Ph.D. Eppli and Charles C. Tu



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