Innovations in Freight Planning

What You'll Learn

  • Understand the impact of urban freight challenges on communities, livability, and built environments.
  • Understand the land-use, policy, and transportation tradeoffs in developing joint-use freight facilities.
  • Learn how to find and work with technical partners to apply new data sources to answer urban freight challenges.

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What good is a walkable neighborhood if the corner store is out of milk? In dense urban cores and small towns, finding the right balance between deliveries and the built environment can be challenging.

This course highlights work under way by agencies and organizations like the Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE), the National Association of City Transportation Officials (NACTO), and others to address this issue.