CONFERENCE ON INSTITUTIONAL ASPECTS OF METROPOLITAN TRANSPORTATION PLANNING, WILLIAMSBURG, VIRGINIA, MAY 21-24, 1995. CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS

These proceedings summarize the highlights from the Conference on Institutional Aspects of Metropolitan Transportation Planning. The Conference brought together 150 individuals from throughout the country to discuss the status of metropolitan transportation planning in light of the new roles and responsibilities associated with the Intermodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act of 1991 (ISTEA). The objectives of the Conference were to assess the responses of Metropolitan Planning Organizations (MPOs) to the requirements of the ISTEA, to examine the resources and capabilities of MPOs to assume these new responsibilities, to assess the relationships between MPOs and state and local agencies, and to identify additional research and technical assistance needs to help meet the ISTEA mandates. The proceedings are organized as follows: Conference Summary; Plenary Session--Opening Forum: Panel Discussion on Conference Theme; Keynote Dinner Address; Presentations of Key Studies on the Intermodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act; Keynote Luncheon Address; Workshop Reports; Closing Session; and Appendix--Participants.

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: Appendices; Photos;
  • Pagination: 62 p.
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00716818
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, TRB, ATRI
  • Created Date: Feb 8 1996 12:00AM