M. Greenberg, T. Altiok, N. Fefferman, P. Georgopoulos, C. Lacy, M. Lahr, P. Lioy, K. Lowrie, H. Mayer, B. Ozbas, and F. Roberts, A Set of Blended Risk-Based Decision Support Tools for Protecting Passenger Rail-Centered Transit Corridors Against Cascading Impacts of Terrorist Attack DHS March 2011, to be published by Journal of Homeland Security. Posted on […]
K. Lowrie, J. Shaw and M. Greenberg, Assessment of Surface Transportation Security Training Needs and Delivery Preferences, Journal of Public Transportation, 14(4), 109-130, 2011.
Lowrie, K., L.A. Von Hagen and E. Sewll. 2015. Bloomfield Ave. Complete Corridor Health Impact Assessment. (http://phci.rutgers.edu/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/BloomfieldAveHIA_FINAL.pdf )
M. Greenberg, K. Lowrie, H. Mayer, K.T. Miller, and L. Solitare. “Brownfield redevelopment as a smart growth option in the United States.” The Environmentalist. 21(2), 2001, 129-143.
K.T. Miller, M. Greenberg, K. Lowrie, and H. Mayer. “Brownfield redevelopment fights sprawl.” New Jersey Municipalities. 78(3) 2001, 26-29.
M. Greenberg, K. Lowrie, L. Solitare, and L. Duncan. “Brownfields, TOADS, and the struggle for neighborhood redevelopment: a case study of the State of New Jersey.” Urban Affairs Review, 35 (5), 2000, 717-733.
Lowrie, K., L. Solitare and K. Himmelfarb. 2011. “Building Capacity for Community-Based Brownfields Remediation and Redevelopment: An Innovative Technical Assistance Model,” Remediation, 21(2):101-115. Abstract: Thousands of unaddressed brownfields sites remain in our nation’s poorest urban neighborhoods, despite almost two decades of federal and state attention to cleaning up and redeveloping these sites. Many of these neighborhoods […]
K. Lowrie, D. Schneider, and M. Greenberg. “Community health and asthma intervention project: final report for Mushett Family Foundation.” March 2008.
J. Faass, M. Greenberg, K. Lowrie. Defending a moving target: H1N1 preparedness training for the transit industry. Health Promotion Practice. Electronic version, May 20, 2011. Abstract: To stem the spread of the novel H1N1 virus, U.S. public health officials put forth a variety of recommendations, ranging from practicing social distancing and frequent hand washing at the individual […]
Engaging Communities in New Jersey to Apply Environmental Public Health Tracking Data, Prepared for the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection. 2013. Herb, J.; Babcock-Dunning, L.; Rovito, J.; Shaw, J.; Lowrie, K.; Bridges, A.
K. Crossney, K. Lowrie, H. Mayer, and M. Greenberg. “From the ground up: growing our local capacity for brownfield redevelopment.” New Jersey Municipalities. 84, 9, 2007, 64-65.
M. Greenberg, Karen Lowrie, Tayfur Altiok, Miachael Lahr, Paul Lioy and Henry Mayer. 2011. Improving Resilience in Rail Transit Corridors: Developing Models for Estimating the Impacts of System Disruptions. TR News. 275 July–August 2011.
K. Lowrie and L. Solitare, Increasing the capacity of community development corporations for brownfield redevelopment: an inside-out approach. Local Environment: The International Journal of Justice and Sustainability. 461-479, 2012. Abstract: While the redevelopment of brownfield sites has been the mainstay of public agencies and private developers, this paper argues that in order to promote just redevelopment that […]
Michael Greenberg, Henry Mayer, Karen Lowrie and Judith Shaw. 2008. “Industrial Decline and the Opportunities and Challenges of Brownfield Redevelopment” Community Investments, 20(2): 8-11.
Integrating Health into Community Design and Decision-making: Opportunities for New Jersey Municipalities, Prepared for the New Jersey League of Municipalities Educational Foundation “Friends of Local Government” Policy Paper Series. Jon Carnegie, AICP/PP, Jeanne Herb, Karen Lowrie Ph.D., Jennifer Senick Ph.D., Leigh Ann Von Hagen, AICP/PP. Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy; Rutgers, […]
M. Greenberg, D. Simon, H. Mayer, and K. Lowrie. “Internet technology as an aid in brownfields redevelopment.” Journal of Urban Technology, 7(3), 2000, 19-31 (copy received in 2001).
K. Lowrie, A. Kennedy, J. Hubert, and M. Greenberg, Media, Local Stakeholders and Alternatives for Nuclear Waste and Energy Facilities, in J. Burger, ed., Stakeholders and Scientists: Achieving Implementable Solutions to Energy and Environmental Issues. Chapter 17, Springer, NY, 409-425, 2011.
Lowrie, K., A. Kennedy, J. Hubert and M. Greenberg 2011. “Media, Local Stakeholders, and Alternatives for Nuclear Waste and Energy Facilities,” in Burger, J. (ed.) Science Stakeholders: Solutions to Energy and Environmental Issues, New York, NY: Springer (in press). Abstract: In the early part of the twenty-first century, it appears more likely than ever that the […]
Lowrie, K., L.A. Von Hagen and E. Sewell. 2014. Middlesex Greenway Access Plan Health Impact Assessment. (http://phci.rutgers.edu/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/Middlesex-Greenway-HIA.pdf) Members of the EAC team, in conjunction with the New Jersey Health Impact Collaborative (NJHIC) at Rutgers University carried out the Middlesex Greenway Access Plan Health Impact Assessment (HIA) concurrently with a Together North Jersey Local Demonstration Project […]
Lowrie, K., D. Kutner. 2016. Mystic Island Voluntary Buyout Health Impact Assessment: Assessing Health Outcomes of Post-Sandy Decision-Making. ((http://phci.rutgers.edu/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/Mystic-Island-HIA-Report.pdf)
New Brunswick Parks Strategic Action Plan. January 2018. Project Team: Anthony Cucchi, Bob Heuer, Chrissy Pepino, Jeanne Herb, Karen Lowrie, Wolfram Hoefer, Angela Johnsen, Michael Young, Devin Fields.
M. Greenberg, K. Lowrie, J. Burger, C. Powers, M. Gochfeld, and H. Mayer. “Nuclear Waste and Public Worries: Public Perceptions of the United States Major Nuclear Weapons Legacy Sites.” Human Ecology Review, 14(1), 2007, 1-12. (lead)
Greenberg, M. et al., 2013. Passenger Rail Security, Planning, and Resilience: Application of Network, Plume, and Economic Simulation Models as Decision Support Tools. Risk Analysis, 33(11), pp.1969–1986. Abstract: We built three simulation models that can assist rail transit planners and operators to evaluate high and low probability rail-centered hazard events that could lead to serious […]
Lowrie, Karen W. 2017. New Brunswick Municipal Public Access Plan Desktop Health Impact Assessment. Environmental Analysis and Communications Group, Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ. A Rapid HIA was conducted to consider the health impacts of the Municipal Public Access Plan developed by the City of New […]
Michael Greenberg, Karen Lowrie, Henry Mayer, Tayfur Altiok, Risk-Based Decision Support Tools: Protecting Rail-Centered Transit Corridors from Cascading Effects. Risk Analysis, An International Journal, electronic version, May 19, 2011. Abstract: We consider the value of decision support tools for passenger rail system managers. First, we call for models that follow events along main rail lines and […]
M. Greenberg, K.T. Miller, K. Lowrie, and H. Mayer. “Surveying the land: brownfields in medium-sized and small communities.” Public Manager, vol 83 (1), 2001, 18-23.
M. Greenberg, C. Haas, A. Cox, Jr, K. Lowrie, K. McComas, and W. North, Ten Most Important Accomplishments in Risk Analysis, 1980-2010. Risk Analysis, An International Journal. 32(5), 771-781, 2012. Abstract: The article discusses the 10 most important accomplishments in risk analysis for the period 1980-2010. The list, which include accomplishments that focus on health, safety, and […]
Campo, M., Greenberg, M., Mayer, H., & Lowrie, K. (2014). The Challenges of Obtaining Credible Data for Transportation Security Modeling. In C. Brown, K. Peters, & K. Nyarko (Eds.) Cases on Research and Knowledge Discovery: Homeland Security Centers of Excellence (pp. 1-19). Hershey, PA: Information Science Reference. doi:10.4018/978-1-4666-5946-9.ch001
M. Greenberg, D. Schneider, K. Lowrie, and A. Dey. “The theory of neighbourhood decline due to pariah land uses: regaining control of the downward cycle.” Local Environment. Vol. 13, no. 1, 2008, 15-26. Available to order.
K. Lowrie, M. Greenberg, and D. Knee. “Turning brownfields into ballfields.” New Jersey Municipalities, 79 (6), 2002, 608 (lead article).
M. Greenberg and K. Lowrie. Kenneth J. Arrow: Understanding uncertainty and its role in the world economy. Risk Analysis, An International Journal. 30(6), 873-874, 2010.
Woodbridge Township Creative Placemaking Plan. June 2017. Project Team: Sara J. Malone and Karen Lowrie. Prepared for the Township of Woodbridge, NJ.