Inter-regional Resiliency: The Role of MPOs in Natural Disaster Planning and Response Preparation

This study seeks to better understand the economic impacts of natural disasters on metropolitan planning organizations (MPOs) and surrounding regions, and to identify potential opportunities to increase resilience from a financial and transportation infrastructure perspective.

    Project

    • Status: Active
    • Funding: $91780
    • Contract Numbers:

      69A3551747135

    • Sponsor Organizations:

      Office of the Assistant Secretary for Research and Technology

      University Transportation Centers Program
      Department of Transportation
      Washington, DC  United States  20590
    • Managing Organizations:

      Office of the Assistant Secretary for Research and Technology

      University Transportation Centers Program
      Department of Transportation
      Washington, DC  United States  20590
    • Performing Organizations:

      Cooperative Mobility for Competitive Megaregions

      University of Texas at Austin
      Austin, TX  United States  78712
    • Principal Investigators:

      Loftus-Otway, Lisa

    • Start Date: 20180901
    • Expected Completion Date: 20190531
    • Actual Completion Date: 0
    • USDOT Program: University Transportation Centers Program

    Subject/Index Terms

    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01675042
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: Cooperative Mobility for Competitive Megaregions
    • Contract Numbers: 69A3551747135
    • Files: UTC, RiP
    • Created Date: Jul 16 2018 2:54PM