Idaho Smart Growth has developed this guide as a resource for citizens who are interested in helping shape the future of their community and for people who are concerned about a specific land use or transportation proposal. Click here to download the guide.
This study, completed jointly with the Urban Land Institute, recommends ten priorities to ensure that new construction in existing neighborhoods wins the support of neighbors and contributes to a healthier, more functional community.
March 2011-Safe Routes to Schools
Health Impact Assessments and Other Planning Tools
Quick Facts About Shared Mode Projects
Complete Streets-Transportation Funding
Building Healthy Communities Through Policies, Systems, and Environmental Changes
ITD Toolbox for Bicyclists and Pedestrian Counts
FAST Act Overview 2016 (Elaine Clegg, 4/6/16)
FAST Act: What it means for the Treasure Valley (Matt Stoll, Executive Director at COMPASS, 4/6/16)
To understand the needs of local communities, build a plan to meet those needs, and provide transportation and housing choices for Idaho families, Idaho Smart Growth conducted a comprehensive analysis of Idaho laws, policies, rules, and permitting provisions at the state, county, and local levels.