Karen Chapple has led research on the potential for gentrification and displacement near transit-oriented development (for the Association of Bay Area Governments); more effective planning for affordable housing and economic development near transit (for the Great Communities Collaborative); the relationship between the arts and commercial and residential revitalization in low-income neighborhoods; and the role of the green economy and industrial land in the California economy. Learn more about her current projects:

Accessory Dwelling Units
Regional Sustainability
Industrial Land