Graduate Planning Reports

This page provides links to the full text of those URBP 298 Planning Reports that have received an honors designation. A list of the titles of all Graduate Planning Reports completed from December 2002 through May 2017 can be found here.

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Rebanking Urban Design Report Cover


Rebanking Urban Design: Urban Growth and Stream Corridor Connection [pdf], by Clelia Busadas

Tree Canopy Tree Canopy Coverage and Reducing the Heat Island Effect: Mitigation Strategies for the City of San Francisco [pdf], by Diego Romero

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Getting There: The Effects of First and Last Mile Infrastructure and Services on Rail Ridership [pdf], by Benjamin Salter

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Factors Affecting the Accessibility and Appeal of the Public Bike Share System of Medellin, Colombia [pdf], by Andrea Arjona Amador

Seamless, Sustainable, Smart

Seamless, Sustainable, Smart: Reimagining Novato's Public Transportation Network [pdf], by Anthony Nachor

Memos & Megaprojects

Memos and Mega Projects: Applying Planners' Perceptions of Their Software to a Framework for the Future of Planning, [pdf] by Richard L. Davis

Contamination to Cooperation

Contamination to Cooperation: How Green Stormwater Infrastructure can Foster Collaboration in San Jose [pdf], by Carolyn Neer

Sunday Drivers, or Too Fast and Too Furious?

Sunday Drivers, or Too Fast and Too Furious? Analyzing Speed, Rider Behaviour, and Traffic Conflicts of E-Scooter Share [pdf], by Juan Francisco Arellano, P.Eng.

Bicycle Access to the Oakland Waterfront 

Bicycle Access to the Oakland Waterfront: The High Street Connection to the San Francisco Bay Trail [pdf], by Sean Dougan

No Accident

No Accident: How Population Characteristics and Land Use Influence Street Safety for Pedestrians in San Francisco, [pdf] by Mike Jacobson

Parking Spaces to Living Spaces

Hunters Point Shipyard

Filling the Gap

Walking and Cycling in San Francisco

Trail Access to Mount Umunhum-Geographic Information System

Visualizing Residual Spaces

Parking for San Joses FutureAligning

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Do Women Have Equal Opportunity to Influence Bicycle Planning Policy? 
Diversity and Development in California Cities 
Removing a Barrier to the Financing of Transit-Oriented Development 
 Skate and Engage: The Laguna Skategarden