Eco-Logical Approach to Transportation Planning in the Kansas City Region

The objectives of this cooperative agreement are: (1) Educate local, state and federal partners about how an Eco-Logical approach can inform, integrate and enhance regional environmental and transportation plans; (2) Organize and implement an exemplary interagency, inter-jurisdictional consultation process to support integrative, sustainable environmental-transportation planning; (3) Create a consensus-based Eco-Logical framework to support the implementation of defined integration strategies and policies. Including options pertaining to a regional mitigation strategy, integrating regional green infrastructure and transportation and related community development plans.


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    • Status: Active
    • Contract Numbers:

      DTFH61-08-H-00014 TA

    • Sponsor Organizations:

      Federal Highway Administration

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

      Bacher-Gresock, Bethaney

    • Performing Organizations:

      Mid America Regional Council

      600 Broadway, Suite 200
      Kansas City, MO  United States  64105-1659
    • Principal Investigators:

      Mallory, Gary

    • Start Date: 20080318
    • Expected Completion Date: 0
    • Actual Completion Date: 20100318
    • Source Data: RiP Project 24580

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01461773
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: Federal Highway Administration
    • Contract Numbers: DTFH61-08-H-00014 TA
    • Files: RiP, USDOT
    • Created Date: Jan 3 2013 1:52PM