Table of contents for Creating walkable places : compact mixed-use solutions / Adrienne Schmitz and Jason Scully.

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Chapter 1
The Landscape Today
Less Active Lifestyles
The Current Health Crisis
How Much Activity Is Needed?
Increasing Physical Activity
The Demand for Change
What Makes a Place Walkable?
Overview of This Book
Chapter 2
Form and Function: Creating the Pedestrian Experience
Creating Destinations
Block by Block
Making Connections
Public Spaces
Parking: Carrot or Stick?
Reconfiguring Existing Development
You Can Get There from Here
Chapter 3
The Business of Pedestrian-Oriented Development
The Market
Financial Returns
Obtaining Financing
The Entitlement Process
Project Evaluation
Dealing with Obstacles to Financing
Site Assessment
A Growing Market
Chapter 4
Public Sector Involvement
Who Makes Up the Public Sector?
The Public Sector?s Interests in Pedestrian-Oriented Development
Advantages and Disadvantages of Public Sector Partnerships
Roles for the Public Sector
Regulatory Process and Tools
The Approval Process
Development Incentives and Tools
Chapter 5
Healthy Trends
Healthy Trends
Urban Revitalizations
New Towns Gain Town Centers
Greyfield Redevelopment
Traditional Neighborhood Developments in Greenfields
Infill Communities
Housing for Seniors
The Case Studies
Chapter 6
Case Studies
City Heights Urban Village
San Diego, California
Paseo Colorado
Pasadena, California
The Market Common, Clarendon
Arlington, Virginia
The Grove
Los Angeles, California
Centennial Lakes
Edina, Minnesota
Birkdale Village
Huntersville, North Carolina
Sammamish, Washington
Baxter Village
Fort Mill, South Carolina
WaterColor and Seaside
Seagrove Beach, Florida 
Creating Walkable Places: Compact Mixed-Use Solutions

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

City planning -- United States.
City planning -- Health aspects -- United States.
Pedestrian areas -- United States.
Real estate development -- United States.
Mixed-use developments -- United States -- Case studies.