IMPACTS OF URBAN MASS TRANSPORTATION ADMINISTRATION CAPITAL GRANTS PROGRAMS

The Urban Mass Transportation Administration (UMTA), created in 1964, administers a number of transit assistance programs for urban areas in the U.S., including capital grants, formula grants (funds for capital or operating needs), commuter rail assistance, and research, development, and demonstration grants. This paper focuses on the impacts of the following programs on urban mass transportation: (1) capital assistance grants; (2) Federal-aid urban systems grants; (3) Interstate transfers; and (4) the capital assistance portions of formula grants. (Author)

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    National Transportation Policy Study Commission

    1750 K Street, NW
    Washington, DC  United States  20006

    University of Iowa, Iowa City

    Institute of Urban and Regional Research
    Iowa City, IA  United States  52242
  • Publication Date: 1979-1

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  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 54 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00334362
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: No. 7
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 16 1982 12:00AM