RCAP Database | Public Policy: PP-6

Support federal actions to reform transportation models and enhance the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) processes to integrate climate change analysis. The essential purpose of NEPA is to ensure that environmental factors are weighted equally when compared to other factors in the decision making process. NEPA processes are central to highway and transit project investment analysis.

Category: 
Planning Horizon: 
Immediate (0-2 years)
Potential Partners: 
Intergovernmental Relations Offices, State, Regional and Local Transportation Agencies
Potential Funding Sources: 
N/A
Estimated Resources Required: 
None
Milestone Progress: 
County adoption of policy position as part coordinated regional development of legislative program advancing; advocacy

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