Land Use – Transportation Planning

  • AMPO report profiling several noteworthy practices in integrating land use and transportation planning. [PDF]
  • Transportation Economic Land Use System (TELUS) is a free software tool designed for MPOs and state DOTs to help meet SAFETEA-LU planning requirements. The TELUS program supports two applications: TELUS - an information management and decision support program for transportation planning, and TELUM – an integrated interactive software package for evaluating the land use impacts of regional transportation projects. See the TELUS home page at
  • The Center for Urban Transportation Research (CUTR) at the University of South Florida conducted a case study in 2003 concerning the planned corridor improvements in Hillsborough County, Florida.  This best practices guide is intended to allow the county to implement future transportation improvements and proper land-use choices.  Link to case study