Eric Jaffe Recent Posts STREETSBLOG USA How Buffalo Moved Away From Parking Requirements By Eric Jaffe | Mar 29, 2021 | No Comments One promising trend in urban planning is the push from a growing number of U.S. cities to reduce minimum parking requirements for new developments. STREETSBLOG USA Op Ed: The Most Important Bike Tech is…Street Design By Eric Jaffe | Jul 23, 2020 | No Comments New studies of Lisbon and Toronto offer the latest evidence for the power of safe infrastructure to encourage more cycling in cities — and speak to the perils of relying on historical data. STREETSBLOG USA Op-Ed: Every City Should Try This Innovative Way To Fund Transit By Eric Jaffe | Mar 9, 2020 | No Comments When the city builds a train line or a bus route, adjacent property values sky rocket. Why shouldn't the public benefit from that phenomenon — and use that money to expand transit more? STREETSBLOG USA Op-Ed: It takes more than car-shaming to change car use By Eric Jaffe | Feb 26, 2020 | No Comments People are most open to changing their travel habits during major life events, such as a move. But even a well-timed message isn’t enough.