Applied Development Economics, Inc. (ADE) is a consulting
firm specializing in economic planning and development services.
Since its founding in 1985, the firm has established a distinguished
body of work resulting in tangible benefits for its clients. ADE's
base of private- and public-sector clients includes government agencies,
economic development organizations, foundations, businesses, and
T. Y. Lin International/CCS (formerly CCS Planning & Engineering,
Inc.) Since its founding in 1989, T.Y. Lin/CCS has become a
leader in the planning and design of surface transportation infrastructure.
CCS has evolved from a one-person traffic engineering firm to a
60+ person firm with capabilities in traffic engineering, intelligent
transportation systems, transportation planning, civil engineering,
structural engineering, plus construction and program management.
VESTRA Resources, founded in 1988, is a privately held corporation that
specializes in geographic information systems (GIS) consulting, analysis and map
production services, and GIS product integration and sales. VESTRA's staff is
experienced in applying GIS technology for agriculture, resource management,
transportation, earth sciences, state and local government, and conservation.
To complete the study, the Research Team used data from the U.S. Census, Cambridge
Systematics, Inc., Minnesota Implan Group, California Association
of Realtors, DataQuick Home Sale Price Trends, and California Department