Title: Making House Home
Author: Todd Rhoades, et.al. Design Center for American Urban Landscape
Publisher: University of Minnesota
Site Development Guidelines (pp. 22-29) & Summary & Conclusion (pp. 42-43)
Description: This is an accessible manual addressing neighborhood and block level factors of quality residential environments. Provides site evaluation and site design guidelines.
Assessment: This is a concise, readable, and well illustrated document. Site design guidelines could be incorporated into a code. Site evaluation criteria make a good design process checklist addressed to a lay audience.