This special edition of Community Transportation contains the following sections: Federal Funding Table is a state by state table that provides an updated list of formula and discretionary transit investment; the FY 2003 budget includes more than $7 billion in federal transit investment for public and community transportation; Federal Investment Guide lists the programs that can invest in public and community transportation; National Contacts provides a complete list of national organizations connected to the public and community transportation field; Federal Contacts is a list of key public and community transportation contacts in various federal agencies, including Homeland Security contacts; Regional Contacts offers regional contacts for FTA, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid, the Administration on Aging, the Department of Labor; State and Regional Transportation Associations help advocate at the local, state and federal levels, develop information and resources, host training conferences and build the overall network; State Contacts offers contact information for numerous state agencies connected to transit; Glossary provides a handy reference to the lexicon of transit; Guide to 108th Congress includes lists of top level House and Senate leaders, and lists of the Representatives and Senators on committees whose jurisdictions are especially critical; Legislative Basics will provide a brief overview that will help understand the process and better commuicate goals; How to Do It contains tips for advocacy and education provided by three transit veterans.


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Media Info

  • Pagination: 136 p.
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00961486
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 6 2003 12:00AM