Research Program Design---Administration of Highway and Transportation Agencies. Public Communication

This project is being executed as a series of distinct research elements intended to improve public communication influence and effectiveness through better understanding of transportation users' expectations and language: 20-24(93)A Public Communication - Public Outreach ($125,000): An activity to assist American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) to update and effectively use research completed under NCHRP 20-24(62); this research is being conducted as Project 20-24(93)C, listed below. 20-24(93)B(01) Public Communication - Management Planning ($50,000) Cambridge Systematics supported AASHTO's Standing Committee on Performance Management planning efforts related to communication of performance management concepts. An action plan was delivered to AASHTO. 20-24(93)B(02) Public Communication - Management Outreach ($125,000) Spy Pond Partners is assisting AASHTO to develop text and graphics to document leading state practices in system performance management. Work is scheduled for completion by Spring 2015. NCHRP 20-24(93)C Public Communication -- Outreach ($125,000) Parsons Brinkerhoff is developing messaging to support AASHTO's efforts to communicate with policy makers and the public on matters of transportation funding, finance, system performance, and economic vitality.


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  • Status: Active
  • Funding: $300000.00
  • Contract Numbers:

    Project 20-24(93)

  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Federal Highway Administration

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

    American Association of State Highway & Transportation Officials (AASHTO)

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

    National Cooperative Highway Research Program

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

    Lemer, Andrew

  • Start Date: 20141117
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 0
  • Source Data: RiP Project 37690

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01549574
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Transportation Research Board
  • Contract Numbers: Project 20-24(93)
  • Files: TRB, RiP
  • Created Date: Jan 3 2015 1:01AM