Talking Headways: A Streetsblog Podcast
Episode 99: It Costs More to Drive 'Till You Qualify

This week we’re joined by Shima Hamidi, Reid Ewing, and John Renne to talk about their paper “How Affordable is HUD Affordable Housing?” in the Journal Housing Policy Debate which discusses the issue of housing and transportation affordability.

Direct download: TalkingHeadways_SHREJR_05052016.mp3
Category:urban -- posted at: 7:07am EDT

This week we’re joined by Robert Ping, The Executive Director of the Walkable and Livable Communities Institute. We talk about complete streets, active living, and Pittsburgh's plans for shared space.

Direct download: TalkingHeadways_RP_04282016.mp3
Category:urban -- posted at: 4:20am EDT

This week we’re joined by James Rojas of Place It! to talk about art in planning and Latino Urbanism.

Direct download: TalkingHeadways_JR_04202016.mp3
Category:urban -- posted at: 2:56am EDT

Brian McMahon and GB Arrington talk about TCRP Report 182, Linking Transit Agencies and Land Use Decision Making.

Direct download: TalkingHeadways_BMGB_04072016.mp3
Category:urban -- posted at: 5:31am EDT

This week we’re joined by Christy Kwan, Interim Executive Director of the Alliance for Biking and Walking to talk about their bi-annual national Benchmarking Report.  We talk about the awesome information in the report and why local activists might use it to advocate for better communities.

Direct download: TalkingHeadways_CK_03312016.mp3
Category:transportation -- posted at: 7:17am EDT

This week we’re joined by Muriel Xochimitl, Jon Larsen, and Callie New of the Wasatch Front Regional Council MPO in Utah to talk about their new interactive story map tool measuring urban street design that took the walkability research of Reid Ewing and Otto Clement at the University of Utah and turned it into a data rich map the team hopes will become a standard measure for all streets.

Direct download: TalkingHeadways_WFRC_03172016.mp3
Category:urban -- posted at: 7:00am EDT

Jake Mecklenborg, the author of Cincinnati's Incomplete Subway joins us to talk about the history of the tunnels under the city that have been there now for 100 years.

Direct download: TalkingHeadways_JM_03102016.mp3
Category:transportation -- posted at: 7:35am EDT

Akshay Mani joins us to talk about transportation issues in India.

Direct download: TalkingHeadways_AM_03032016.mp3
Category:transportation -- posted at: 7:57am EDT

Ed Parillon comes on the show to talk about living in Trinidad, dive bars, housing, raising kids in cities, and transit dates.

Direct download: TalkingHeadways_EP_02252016.mp3
Category:urban -- posted at: 6:23am EDT

Jason Jordan joins the podcast to talk about transportation ballot measures and new tactics from the opposition.

Direct download: TalkingHeadways_JJ_02112016.mp3
Category:transportation -- posted at: 6:06am EDT