Puget Sound Regional Council

Latest Publications

Food Policy Council Four Progress Report (Sep 2014)
Puget Sound Trends: Travel Safety (Aug 2014)
Coal Terminal Economic Study (Jul 2014)
Coal Terminal Economic Study: Staff Summary (Jul 2014)

About PSRC

Annual Report (2014)
Budget and Work Program
Bylaws (2009)
Historic PSRC Planning Documents
History of PSRC (2011)
Interlocal Agreement
PSRC Basics
Public Participation Plan (2012)
SEPA Policies (1997)

Air Quality

Air Quality Conformity Analysis for TIP (2009)
Emission Trends in the Region (2008)

Airport Planning

Air Cargo Strategy (2006)
Airport Compatible Land Use Program
Airport Ground Access Plan (2005)
Milestones: Regional Airports (2004)
NextGen Report (2013)
Regional Airport System Plan (2001)
Strategic Plan for Aviation (2002)

Benefit-Cost Analysis

Benefit-Cost Analysis (2009)
Benefit-Cost Analysis: Methods & Approach (2009)

Bicycle/Pedestrian

Active Communities Guidebook (2012)
Bicycle and Pedestrian Counts
Bicycle Planning, Best Practices, and Count Methodology (2011)
Bike/Ped Implementation Strategy (2003)
Bikestation Project (2002)
Biking & Walking in the Region (2009)

BNSF Eastside Corridor

BNSF Commuter Rail Feasibility Study (2009)

Census & American Community Survey

American Community Survey
Census
User's Guide to the ACS (2008)

Centers

Centers Monitoring Report (2014)
Checklist for Center Plans (2010)
Design Guidelines Manual (2003)
Designation Procedures for Regional Centers (2011)
Development Toolkit: Success Stories from Centers (2003)
Milestones: Regional Growth Centers (2002)
Parking Management Checklist (2003)

Congestion Management Process (CMP)

T2040 Monitoring: Congestion and Mobility Report (2010)
Travel Time Data Collection Using GPS (2000)

Economic Development

See Prosperity Partnership, below

Employment

Employment Data Series [descriptions] (2010)
Employment in Manufacturing-Industrial Centers (2000-2008)
Employment in Regional Growth Centers (2000–2008)
Estimates (annual)
Forecasts (2013)
Milestones: Growth Mgmt. by the Numbers (2005)
Milestones: Population. Employment & Housing (2002)

Environmental Justice

Environmental Justice Demographic Profile (2012)
Environmental Justice Public Outreach (2009)
Environmental Justice Roundtable Discussions (2010)
Transportation 2040 Environmental Justice (2010)
VISION 2040 DEIS: Public Outreach (2006)

Ferries

Ferry Ridership (annual)
Historical Ferry Fares (2006)
Passenger-Only Ferry Study (2008)
Passenger-Only Ferry Study: Executive Summary (2008)

Food Policy

Food Policy Blueprints (2013)
Food System Assessment (2011)
Integrating Food Policy in Comp Plan (Seattle Project) (2012)
Intro to the Food Policy Council (2011)
Progress Report - First Year (2011)
Progress Report - Second Year (2012)
Progress Report - Third Year (2013)
Progress Report - Fourth Year (2014)

Forecast Products

Forecast Products User’s Guide (2013)
Land Use Baseline (2013) [xls]
Land Use Baseline Validation Report (2013)
Land Use Targets (2013) [xls]
Land Use Targets Methodology (2013) [xls]
Macroeconomic Forecast (2012)

Freight

Car & Truck Speeds - PS Trends (2009)
Coal Terminal Economic Study (2014)
Coal Terminal Economic Study: Staff Summary (2014)
FAST Corridor Brochure (2006)
Freight Strategy (2010)

Growing Transit Communities

Fair Housing Equity Assessment (2014)
Business Roundtable Discussions Summary (2012)
Growing Transit Communities brochure (2011)
Growing Transit Communities Strategy (2013)
Newsletter Archive

Growth Management

Design Guidelines Manual (2003)
Funding for Local Government Infrastructure (2009)
Growth Management Act - PS Applications (2009)
Industrial Land Supply & Demand (1998)
Industrial Land Supply & Demand Addendum (2000)
Plan Review Manual (2010)
PSRC Policy & Plan Review Process (2003)
Transfer of Development Rights (2013)

Housing

Development Patterns Under Growth Management
Estimates of Current Households
Fair Housing Puget Sound Trend (2014)
Forecasts (2012)
Housing Prices and Affordability
Milestones: Growth Mgmt. by the Numbers (2005)
Milestones: Population, Employment & Housing (2002)
Residential Building Permit Trends (annual)
Trends in Household Size (2006)

Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS)

Advanced Traveler Info Systems (ATIS) Technical Concept (2010)
Architecture (2001)
Architecture (2006)
Architecture: Discussion Groups Summary (2000)
Guidance for Complying with Federal Requirements (2001)
Implementation Plan (2009)
Integration Strategy (2001)
Mainstreaming ITS into the Transportation Planning Process (2001)
Regional Concept of Transportation Operations: Best Practices (2009)
Regional Concept of Transportation Operations: Signal Operations Agreement Template (2010)
Regional Concept of Transportation Operations: Signal Operations Strategy (2010)
Traffic Signal Operations Program (2006)
Transit Architecture (2001)

Land Use

Airport Compatible Land Use Program
Data Sources-Travel Demand & Land Use Forecasting (2001)
Land Use & Travel Demand Models User’s Guide (2007)
Land Use Forecasting at PSRC Description (2012)
Natural Resource Land Trends in Central Puget Sound (2011)
Recommendations for Integrated Land Use & Travel Models (2007)

Models and Modeling

Activity Model Work Plan & Activity Generation Model (2008)
Activity-Based Model Phase I Final Report (2009)
Benefit-Cost Analysis (2009)
Benefit-Cost Analysis: Methods & Approach (2009)
Catching the Next Big Wave: Baby Boomers (2006)
Data Sources-Travel Demand & Land Use Forecasting (2001)
Documentation: UrbanSim (2008)
Geodatabase (2010)
Land Use & Travel Demand Models User’s Guide (2007)
Land Use Forecasting (2012)
Overview of Integrated Modeling Framework (2009)
Planning for Freight — Travel Model (2009)
Recommendations for Integrated Land Use & Travel Models (2007)
Transit DB & Sketch Planning Tool (2009)
Transit Sketch Planning (2009)
Travel Demand Forecasting (2009)
Travel Model Documentation: Updated for Congestion (2007)

Monitoring

PS Milestones series

Parking

Centers Parking Mgmt Checklist (2003)
Park-and-Ride Database
Park-and-Ride Lot Capacity and Occupancy
Parking Spaces Inventories
Parking Trends in the Central Puget Sound Region

Population

Changes in Minority Population in the Puget Sound Region, 2000–2010
Estimates (annual)
Forecasts
Forecasts Methodology
Milestones: Growth Mgmt. by the Numbers (2005)
Milestones: Population, Employment & Housing (2002)
Population Change and Migration
Population of Cities and Towns
Population Trends

Prosperity Partnership

Action Items
Aerospace Cluster Economic Impact (2013)
Business Plan for the Building Efficiency Testing & Integration (BETI) Center (2010)
Clean Tech Cluster Analysis (2009)
International Benchmarking: Research Universities & the Knowledge Region (2010)
International Benchmarking: A Tale of Ten Cities (2009)
Maritime Cluster Economic Impact (2013)
Metropolitan Business Plan for the Central Puget Sound Region (2011)
Military Cluster Strategy (2010)
Minority-Owned Business Development Strategy (2008)
Puget Sound Regional Competitiveness Indicators (2008)
Regional Economic Strategy: Economy (2012)
Regional Economic Strategy: Strategy (2012)
Talent Analysis for the Central Puget Sound Region (2012)
Tourism & Visitor Cluster Strategy (2009)
WA Assn. of EDDs Statewide Strategic Assessment (NADO - 2011)

Rural Town Centers and Corridors

Options and Innovations Toolkit (2004)
Rural Town Centers & Corridors Project (2003)
SR 203 Pilot Study (2004)

Transit

Commute Trip Reduction and Telework (2010)
Creating Transit Station Communities (1999)
High-Capacity Transit Corridor (2004)
Milestones: Transit (2005)
Mode of Travel (2007)
Opportunity Maps (2012)
Transit Sketch Planning Tool (2009)
Transit Ridership
Transit Service Overlay Zone Approach (2012)
Transit Sketch Planning Tools (2009)
Transit Supportive Planning Toolkit (2013)

Transportation

Average Distance to Work
2006 Household Activity Survey (2007)
2006 Household Activity Survey: User’s Guide (2010)
Car and Truck Speeds on Freeways
Commute Trip Reduction Plan (2008)
Comparison of Household Travel Surveys (2009)
Coordinated Transit-Human Services Plan (2010)
Electric Vehicle Infrastructure (2010)
HOV Travel Times in the Central Puget Sound Region
Household Travel Survey Comparison Report
MAP-21 - Decisions for WA State (2012)
Preparing Airports for NextGen Technologies (2013)
PS Milestones: Roadways & Ferries (2003)
PS Milestones: Transportation Demand Strategies (2005)
PSRC/Bellevue Multimodal Concurrency Project (2009)
Roadway Travel Times
TDM Action Plan (2013)
Traffic Choices Study (2008)
Traffic Volumes Mixed While Regional Employment Rises
Travel Characteristics for Puget Sound Residents
Travel Safety Trends (2014)
Vehicle Miles Traveled

Transportation 2040

Transportation 2040 Action Strategy (2012)
Transportation 2040 DEIS (2009)
Transportation 2040 FEIS (2010)
Transportation 2040 FINAL PLAN (2010)

Transportation 2040 Update

Transportation 2040 Update Plan & Appendices (2014)

Transportation Improvement Program (TIP)

Air Quality Conformity Analysis for TIP (2009)
Policy Framework (2014)
Transportation Improvement Program (TIP)

VISION 2040

Regional Design Strategy (2007)
VISION 2040 DEIS (2006)
VISION 2040 FEIS (2008)
VISION 2040 FINAL PLAN (2008)
VISION 2040 Issue Papers (2004-2006)

Visualization Techniques

Style Guide for PowerPoints (2009)
Style Guide for Transportation Data (2009)


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