Livability can help transform the way transportation serves the American people and transportation's contribution to communities quality of life. Livability elements are important to both urban and rural communities. These elements might include a transportation system that provides reliable and safe access to jobs, education, health care as well as goods and services. This research will support activities such as websites for information dissemination training and technical assistance peer exchanges conferences workshops and sharing notable practices through case studies on livability.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Program Information: Surface Transportation Research; Planning, Environment and Realty


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  • Funding: $375000.00
  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Federal Highway Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Project Managers:

    Petty, Kenneth

  • Performing Organizations:

    National Association of Regional Councils

    1666 Connecticut Avenue, NW
    Suite 300
    Washington, DC    20009

    Mid-America Regional Council

  • Start Date: 20110131
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 0
  • Source Data: RiP Project 34615

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01485859
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Department of Transportation
  • Files: RIP
  • Created Date: Jul 9 2013 1:00AM