San Jose

What Auto LOS Reform Means for San Jose

12:30 p.m. | Thursday, July 17, 2014

Photo courtesy of Flickr user hyperspace328

For decades the transportation metric known as auto level of service (LOS) negatively impacted the development of cities across California by emphasizing car travel over more sustainable modes. Now changes to state law have eliminated this method of analysis and allowed for new guidelines to be established. Come hear about what the death of auto LOS means for San Jose and how the new guidelines can help build great cities from the street up.
+ Jeffrey Tumlin / Nelson\Nygaard

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SPUR San Jose
76 South First Street
San Jose, CA 95113
Phone: 408.638.0083


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