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    • Health Benefits of the Atlanta BeltLine Eastside Trail: A Pre-Impact Assessment 

      Ross, Catherine L.; West, Harry; Elliott, Michael; Smith, Sarah M.; Marcus, Michelle; Woo, Myungje; Lilly, Margaret (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-01-31)
      The objective of the research is to measure the impact of the Atlanta BeltLine Eastside trail on the physical activity, mental health, behavior, and characteristics of the population located along the Eastside Trail section ...
    • Health Impact Assessment of Atlanta Regional Plan 2040 

      Ross, Catherine L.; Elliott, Michael L.; Rushing, Michelle M.; Barringer, Jason; Smith, Sarah; Frackelton, Alexandra; Kent, John; Rao, Arthi; West, Harry (2012-12)
      The objective of this work was to integrate the HIA process into the larger planning process to the greatest extent possible. An HIA will ensure the explicit consideration for the human health impacts in regional transportation ...
    • Health in all Policies: Addressing the Legal and Policy Foundations of Health Impact Assessment 

      Rajotte, Benjamin R.; Ross, Catherine L.; Ekechi, Chinyere O.; Cadet, Vladimir N. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011)
      The concept of Health in all Policies aims to improve the health outcomes associated with policies in an attempt to mitigate health disparities and provide optimal environments for healthier living. This multidisciplinary ...
    • Hospitals and Community Health HIA: A Study of Localized Health Impacts of Hospitals 

      Ross, Catherine L.; Barringer, Jason; Danner, Amy; Woo, Myungje; Doyle, Jessica (2008-06)
      The Hospitals and Community Health HIA project examines the localized impacts of a hospital, operating as a major anchor institution, on the health outcomes of residents living nearby. The study includes a Health Impact ...
    • Impact of Regional SPLOST on County Infrastructure 

      Ross, Catherine L.; Woo, Myungje; Boston, Thomas (2011-10)
      In response to fiscal constraints on transportation funding and the need to address transportation problems and create regional solutions, Georgia is proposing a 1% regional Special-Purpose Local-Option Sales Tax (SPLOST). ...
    • Impact of the Location of New Schools on Transportation Infrastructure and Finance 

      Ross, Catherine L. (2010-07)
      Public school planning and land use planning have become increasingly separated fields over the last 40 years. The result is a often disjointed growth pattern where new schools are built on the urban fringe and act as a ...
    • The Milton Trail Plan: Shared Use Trail Plan 

      Drummond, William J.; Ross, Catherine L.; Leone de Nie, Karen; Barringer, Jason; Giarrusso, Tony (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-08)
      This Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan for the newly established City of Milton, Georgia, proposes a network of multiuse trails to connect Milton’s neighborhoods with its parks, schools, libraries, stores, sports facilities, and ...
    • National MAP-21 Implementation and Monitoring 

      Ross, Catherine L.; Hunter, Michael; Welch, Tim (2016-12)
      This report presents an analysis of performance measures adopted by states and Metropolitan Planning Organizations (MPOs) in light of the adoption of such measures in the Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act ...
    • Preliminary Assessment for Community Revitalization at 10th and Monroe 

      Ross, Catherine L.; Elliott, Michael; Woo, Myungje; Smith, Sarah; Douthat, Thomas; Kent, John (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-10)
      The purpose of this report is to assess opportunities and barriers to revitalization and redevelopment at 10th and Monroe. It strives to identify likely stakeholder concerns. Additionally, it interprets the character and ...
    • Transport and Megaregions: High-Speed Rail in the United States 

      Ross, Catherine L. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011)
      This lead paper examines the status of high-speed rail in the United States within the context of emerging megaregions. It reflects on the current state of high-speed rail planning globally and examines its link to economic ...