A Guidebook for Structuring a Tribal Transportation Planning Program for Meaningful Participation in the Federal Transportation Planning Process

The objective of this project is to advance the practice and application of transportation planning among State,metropolitan, regional, local, and tribal transportation planning governments in response to significant changes in the planning process and to identify new tools, techniques, and approaches that respond to national priorities. This research meets the BAA objective through the introduction of an instructive Guidebook that presents tools, techniques and methodologies for the successful structuring, administration, management and implementation of tribal transportation planning programs based on surveyed and documented best practices. The intent of research is to increase the capacity of these programs to participate meaningfully in the Federal process.


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    • Status: Active
    • Funding: $122055
    • Contract Numbers:


    • Sponsor Organizations:

      Federal Highway Administration

      Office of Planning, Environment and Realty (HEP)
      1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
      Washington, DC  United States  20590
    • Project Managers:

      Noch, Michelle

    • Performing Organizations:

      Valerie J. Southern Transportation Consultant, LLC

      Fairfax, VA  United States  22030
    • Start Date: 20150512
    • Expected Completion Date: 20160531
    • Actual Completion Date: 0

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01575023
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: Federal Highway Administration
    • Contract Numbers: DTFH6115C00025
    • Files: RIP, USDOT
    • Created Date: Aug 28 2015 2:52PM