RCAP Database | Sustainable Communities and Transportation Planning: SP-19

Focus transportation investments and service expansions on projects and strategies contributing to GHG emissions reductions and enhancing resilience to climate change.

Planning Horizon: 
Short (0-5 years)
Potential Partners: 
State, Regional, and Local Transportation Agencies, Metropolitan Planning Organizations
Potential Funding Sources: 
Existing federal, state and local transportation funding and competitive funding sources
Estimated Resources Required: 
Existing staff resources
Milestone Progress: 
Reporting of emissions and resiliency in regional and local transportation plans Policies, guidance documents including evaluation criteria for prioritizing projects that meet local and regional long range plans Development of studies addressing effective adaptation and mitigation strategies in transportation projects, planning, and operations Documentation of linkages between economic, land use, housing, and transportation goals and objectives See milestones and performance measures listed for sub-elements of SP-19