#e.21152 Tuesday 3:00PM to 4:00PM
September 24, 2013
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Webinar: Infrastructure Financing Options for Transit-Oriented Development

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Smart Growth Program
Washington, DC

Free event

EPA's Smart Growth Program invites you to attend a webinar on Infrastructure Financing for Transit-Oriented Development on Tuesday, September 24, from 3:00-4:00 Eastern.

Transit-oriented development (TOD) is located near a transit station, typically near a city or town center. It offers a mix of housing, employment, shopping, and transportation choices and can result in less air pollution, less development on open lands, better water quality, and improved access to jobs. Yet the infrastructure required to create TOD is expensive and funding for infrastructure for new TOD can be difficult to obtain. No pre-registration is required.

Click on https://epa.connectsolutions.com/epasmartgrowth and log in as a guest.

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There is no conference call. Participants will hear the webinar through their computer speakers. Please check to be sure your speakers are turned on.

This webinar will cover some of the lessons learned from a year-long Smart Growth Implementation Assistance project on financing TOD infrastructure. (Read the report.) Speakers from the Utah Transit Authority and the NoMa Business Improvement District in Washington, DC will then discuss TOD in their communities.


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Instructors:

Melissa Kramer

Dena Belzer

Robin Jasper

Jennifer Kohler


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