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    • Affordable Housing Assessment for Bastrop County, TX 

      Abou Shakra, Vera; Tedford, Emily; Cooper, John T. Jr.; Masterson, Jaimie Hicks (2016-05-12)
      The focus of the assessment is affordable housing within the County, as well as tools to encourage more affordable housing options. Similar comprehensive housing studies have been conducted in the County, but were limited ...
    • Bastrop Asset Map Tool 

      Thapa, Jeewasmi; Tedford, Emily; Cooper, John T. Jr.; Masterson, Jaimie Hicks (2016-05-12)
      A guidebook that describes the process for using ESRI online mapping platform to map social service assets in the community. The purpose of this map is to be use by social service providers and non-profit workers to point ...
    • Colonel James Morgan New Washington Prairie 

      Pan, Wei; Bardenhagen, Eric (2016-09-01)
      The Colonel James Morgan New Washington Prairie Master Plan provides a vision for the development of a new community recreation area to serve the residents of Morgan’s Point and visitors to the area. The focus of the ...
    • Design-with-Nature for Multifunctional Landscapes: Environmental Benefits and Social Barriers in Community Development 

      Yang, Bo; Li, Ming-Han; Li, Shujuan (MDPI, 2013-10-28)
      Since the early 1970s, Ian McHarg’s design-with-nature concept has been inspiring landscape architects, community and regional planners, and liked-minded professionals to create designs that take advantage of ecosystem ...
    • Dickinson Comprehensive Plan 2015 to 2030 

      Cooper, John T.; Masterson, Jaimie; Mickelson, Kim; Joh, Kenneth; Aljoaib, Salem; Doremus, Lindsay; Nira, Richard; Patterson, Patrick; Tedford, Emily; Vela, Juan; Wilson, Morgan; Coelho De Oliveira, Thiago; Thapa, Jeewasmi; Khodadadi Fard, Atrin; Guo, Bobie (2016-11-28)
      The City of Dickinson is located in Galveston County and is part of the Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA). The City has historically been a residential community, serving the surrounding ...
    • Fort Bend County Heritage Unlimited Museum: Recreational Site Plan Project 

      Cooper, John T.; Masterson, Jaimie; Sathaye, Vrushali (2016-11-29)
      Texas Target Communities worked on a recreational site planning project with the people of Fort Bend County Heritage Unlimited Museum and City of Kendleton over the summer of 2016. The museum officials had approached TTC ...
    • Grimes County Thoroughfare Plan 

      Simcic, Lauren; Li, Wei; Lomax, Tim; Goldberg, Dan; Cooper, John T. Jr.; Masterson, Jaimie Hicks (Texas A&M University, 2016-04)
      Grimes County is facing growth pressures due to the expansion of Highway 249 and the proposed high speed rail. This plan articulates community priorities and values, presents case studies, and reveals existing conditions--current ...
    • Neighborhood Detox: Enhancing Resilience in a Hazard Vulnerable Area 

      Newman, Galen; Wang, Yangdi; Li, Qiushuo; Berke, Phil; Masterson, Jamie; Cooper, John T.; Lee, Ryun Jung (2016-11-28)
      Enhancing resilience in physically vulnerable areas and amongst socially vulnerable populations is most effective with participation from the local community. Engaging population groups who are often left out of the ...
    • A retrospective study on changes in residents' physical activities, social 

      Zhu, Xuemei; Yu, Chia-Yuan; Lee, Chanam; Lu, Zhipeng; Mann, George (Elsevier, 2014)
      Objective. This study is to examine changes in residents' physical activities, social interactions, and neighborhood cohesion after they moved to a walkable community in Austin, Texas. Methods. Retrospective surveys (N= ...
    • Traditions Plaza Conceptual Design 

      Gonzalez, Cristian; Ramirez-Avila, Rubi; Randolph, Lauren; Molina, Daniel; Hammond, Phillip; Soh, Iris; Meza, Leticia; Presely, Laura; Gonzalez, Kourtney; Yanez, Francisca; Zhu, Dennis; Gaughan, Claire; Pool, Claudia; Steen, Kevin; Ruiz, Laura; Sanchez, Maritza; Morkovsky, Molly; Parker, Alaina; Valdez, Joseph; Hugo-Duron, Victor; Kerr, Shawn; Ngo, Vanessa; Reid, Russell; Teal, Mike; Cooper, John T. Jr.; Masterson, Jaimie Hicks (2016-05-12)
      The Class of '69 worked with one landscape architecture course to develop a redesign of a plaza on campus to focus attention to the Aggie traditions of muster and silver taps.
    • The Walking Renaissance: A Longitudinal Analysis of Walking Travel in the Greater Los Angeles Area, USA 

      Joh, Kenneth; Chakrabarti, Sandip; Boarnet, Marlon G.; Woo, Ayoung (MDPI, 2015-07-10)
      Promoting walking travel is considered important for reducing automobile use and improving public health. Recent U.S. transportation policy has incentivized investments in alternative, more sustainable transportation modes ...
    • Waller County State of Community Report 2016 

      Cooper, John T.; Masterson, Jaimie; Thapa, Jeewasmi; Nair, Gopika; Li, Wei; Zahra, Qazi Aniqua; Sathaye, Vrushali; Ruan, Xinhe; Day, Wayne; Chen, Qikun; Tasnum, Tamanna; Thiagarajan, Manasvini; English, Garrett; Trietsch, Kelly (2017-01-06)
      In 1993 the Department of Landscape Architecture and Urban Planning in the College of Architecture at Texas A&M University, initiated the Texas Target Communities program (TTC) to provide technical assistance to small towns ...