Green transit oriented development and subtropical design

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Bajracharya, B., O'Hare, D., & Byrne, J. (2010). Green transit oriented development and subtropical design. In B. Gleeson & W. Steele (Eds.), A climate for growth: Planning South-East Queensland (pp. 147-166). St Lucia: University of Queensland Press.

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Extract: In this chapter we review the historical development of TOD as an idea in Queensland, and discuss its evolution from an incipient 'walkability-oriented' design trend (intended to reduce car dependence, congestion and pollution while bolstering the efficient use of infrastructure and services) to a more holistic concern with environmental quality.

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