Legal Aspects of Transit and Intermodal Transportation Programs. Topic 20-01. Legal Issues in Transit Mega Projects--Case Studies

This TCRP Legal Research Digest includes lessons learned (successful and unsuccessful) from transit agencies that have overseen federally funded complex mega projects, such as insights from reviewing third-party contracts and intergovernmental agreements, FTA guindance, pertinent legal decisions, and other valuable references. The final report can be found here as TCRP Legal Research Digest 60.


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  • Status: Completed
  • Funding: $75000
  • Contract Numbers:

    Project J-05, Topic 20-01

  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Transit Cooperative Research Program

    Transportation Research Board
    500 Fifth Street, NW
    Washington, DC    20001

    Federal Transit Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Project Managers:

    Chisholm-Smith, Gwen

  • Performing Organizations:

    Kaplan Kirsch & Rockwell

  • Principal Investigators:

    Silverman, Suzanne

  • Start Date: 20201202
  • Expected Completion Date: 20220930
  • Actual Completion Date: 0

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01744479
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Transportation Research Board
  • Contract Numbers: Project J-05, Topic 20-01
  • Files: TRB, RIP
  • Created Date: Jun 30 2020 11:13AM