PUBLIC ROLE IN TRANSPORTATION PLANNING EXPLORED AND DEFINED AT HRB CONFERENCE

IN MAY OF 1973 THE HIGHWAY RESEARCGH BIARD HELD A THREE-DAY CONFERENCE ON CITIZEN PARTICIPATION IN TRANSPORTATION PLANNING. THIS ARTICLE IS A DISCUSSION OF THE PURPOSES AND BASIC FINDINGS OF THAT CONFERENCE. THE CONFERENCE GREW OUT OF THE FOLLOWING TWOO CONSIDERATIONS: (1) CONCERN OVER THE WIDESPREAD AND GROWING PUBLIC DISCONTENT WITH URBAN TRANSPORTATION PLANNING AND PROGRAMMING; AND (2) DESIRE TO UTILIZE CITIZEN INTEREST TO DEVELOP TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS THAT WILL MEET DEMANDS FOR ACCESS AND MOBILITY AND ALSO CONTRIBUTE TO THE ATTAINMENT OF OTHER COMMUNITY VALUES AND GOALS.

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  • Accession Number: 00240287
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 16 1982 12:00AM