The major focus of this Guide is to assist municipal governments in two specific areas:
1. To ensure that you are planning for freight-based land uses in areas that are compatible with adjoining land uses and are served by adequate public infrastructure such as public sewer, water, and transportation networks.
2. To ensure that your current ordinances are adequate to address the impacts of freight-based land uses.
Information on why and how this guide was developed.
GIS mapping tool to better understand where freight-based developments are allowed in your community.
Outlines steps municipalities need to take, including examples, to make proper land use decisions, and mitigation techniques for issues related to freight-based development.