Research for the AASHTO Standing Committee on the Environment. Task 55. Design, Organize and Implement a Training Program for Mainstreaming Environmental Stewardship and Enhancement Activities into Planning and Project Development

Section 6001 of SAFETEA-LU provides that Metropolitan Planning Organizations (MPOs) are encouraged to consult or coordinate with planning officials responsible for other types of planning activities affected by transportation, including planned growth, economic development and environmental protection.<span style="mso-spacerun: yes">  </span>The Long Range Transportation Plan (LRTP) is to include a discussion of potential environmental mitigation activities along with potential sites to carry out the activities to be included.<span style="mso-spacerun: yes">  </span>This research will create and implement a training program on mainstreaming environmental stewardship into systems planning and project development. </font></p>


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  • Status: Completed
  • Contract Numbers:

    Project 25-25, Task

  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Federal Highway Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  USA  20590

    American Association of State Highway & Transportation Officials

    444 North Capitol Street, NW, Suite 225
    Washington, DC    20001

    National Cooperative Highway Research Program

    Transportation Research Board
    500 Fifth Street, NW
    Washington, DC  USA  20001
  • Project Managers:

    Srinivasan, Nanda

  • Performing Organizations:

    PB Americas, Incorporated

  • Principal Investigators:

    Plumeau, Peter

  • Start Date: 20081103
  • Actual Completion Date: 20091130
  • Source Data: RiP Project 15554

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01464732
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: National Cooperative Highway Research Program
  • Contract Numbers: Project 25-25, Task
  • Files: TRB, RiP, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jan 3 2013 2:48PM