Planetizen has compiled an extensive list of resources and tools that planners can utilize during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The outbreak of COVID-19 has challenged many public policy departments to look for new ways to combat the spread of the disease, and may also be changing the way professionals plan for the future. Planetizen has put together an article that includes new mapping resources, data visualization tools, and links to innovative ways jurisdictions throughout the country are changing their approach to various planning topics.
The following topics are addressed, with several resources included for each. Housing and the Eviction Crisis, Public Realm and Open Space, Public Transit and Mobility, Demographics and Economic Geography, Professional Planning Practice, Government Cooperation, and Planning for Public Health.