Quick Response for Special Needs. Task 59. Benchmarking Diversity in the Transportation Industry: A Scoping Study

This task assessed existing data sources concerning diversity in the transportation industry, particularly in the highway and transit sectors; identified new data collection needs; and developed a phased approach and comprehensive plan (including budget estimates) for a subsequent study in this subject area.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • This is a jointly funded project between the National Cooperative Highway Research Program and the Transit Cooperative Research Program. Please see the information under NCHRP Project 20-24(7).


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  • Status: Completed
  • Funding: $50000.00
  • Contract Numbers:

    Project J-06, Task 5

  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Federal Transit Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590

    Transit Cooperative Research Program

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

    Chisholm-Smith, Gwen

  • Performing Organizations:

    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis

    Center for Urban and Regional Affairs
    330 HHH Center, 301 19th Avenue, S
    Minneapolis, MN  United States  55455
  • Principal Investigators:

    Myers, Samuel

  • Start Date: 20050715
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 20061031
  • Source Data: RiP Project 11567

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01464876
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Transit Cooperative Research Program
  • Contract Numbers: Project J-06, Task 5
  • Files: RiP, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jan 3 2013 2:51PM