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  • The CREATE Initiative: research at the intersection of environment and equity

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The CREATE Initiative: research at the intersection of environment and equity

Bonnie Keeler, assistant professor in the science, technology, and environmental policy area at the Humphrey School of P...
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  • The CREATE Initiative policy toolkit: Sharing in the Benefits of a Greening City

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The CREATE Initiative policy toolkit: Sharing in the Benefits of a Greening City

"What are ways that we can envision greening as a way to create a more equitable and just world?" The CREATE Initiative,...
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  • Funding green infrastructure through stormwater utility fees

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Funding green infrastructure through stormwater utility fees

Deep below St. Paul, Minnesota, 450 miles of storm sewers and funnels snake throughout the city. Invisible to everyday l...
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  • New directions for disaster planning research

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New directions for disaster planning research

“Talking about some of the theoretical underpinnings that have devalued the lives of oppressed communities worldwide i...
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  • Evaluating urban food systems

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Evaluating urban food systems

It is projected that about two thirds of the world's population will live in cities by 2050. Making sure that cities can...
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  • All-city carbon emissions: understanding city types and impact

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All-city carbon emissions: understanding city types and impact

It is common practice to consider the carbon emissions of single cities. But what happens when you analyze carbon emissi...
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  • Circular economies and low-carbon urban infrastructure planning

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Circular economies and low-carbon urban infrastructure planning

What is the unique role that urban infrastructure planning can play in national carbon mitigation? In this podcast, Anu ...
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  • Local health co-benefits of urban climate action

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Local health co-benefits of urban climate action

Reducing carbon emissions across multiple urban infrastructure sectors can yield significant local air pollution related...
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  • Waiting time perceptions: transit stations

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Waiting time perceptions: transit stations

Waiting time in transit travel is often perceived negatively, and high-amenity stops and stations are becoming increasin...
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  • Happy cities: the role of transportation

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Happy cities: the role of transportation

Psychology research increasingly suggests that emotional well-being contributes to human development in significant ways...
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  • History of CapX2020

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History of CapX2020

CapX2020 is an initiative involving eleven utilities in the Upper Midwest who collaborated together to invest $2.1 billi...
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  • Estimating bicycle infrastructure in Minnesota

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Estimating bicycle infrastructure in Minnesota

One of the questions the Minnesota Department of Transportation and state policy-makers face is how much to invest in bi...
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