Do Local Businesses Cash in from Green Transportation?
Dr. Kelly Clifton
November 4, 2014
Sugar Maple Ballroom Davis
Learn how economic development, consumer spending, and travel behavior are impacted by new walking and biking infrastructure. Kelly Clifton will present recent research conducted in Portland, Oregon that connects policies and decisions concerning land use and sustainable transportation to local businesses and the economy.
In the past three decades, Dr. Clifton has successfully navigated her rising career across engineering and planning, in both academia and private industries. Her expertise on analyzing human behavior and developing tools to support planning and policy decisions is extremely relevant to Vermont because of our limited resources and increasing needs to strategically support the state and local economies.