SMTMA's primary role in the near future will be that of an educator/advocate. In order to be effective in its advocacy of specific actions, above all with government officials, a clear set of policies is essential. What follows is a statement of the goals, objectives, and policies, including an explanation of the relationship between these and the transportation management measures. Each measure will be listed under policies where it can be used and defined once where its use is most appropriate. Goal: To prevent traffic congestion and protect the environment while encouraging regional economic development. Objective 1: Promote the region's access as a means of encouraging desirable economic development. Objective 2: Manage economic development to ensure protection of the region's quality of life and access. Objective 3: Encourage land use and permitting policies which protect the environment and facilitate economic development of most regional benefit.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Southeastern Regional Planning & Econ Devel Dist

    88 Broadway
    Taunton, MA  United States  02780
  • Publication Date: 1991-9

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 63 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00622042
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Federal Transit Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FTA-MA-08-7004
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: May 31 1996 12:00AM