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Urban Transportation Planning in the United States

History, Policy, and Practice

Urban Transportation Planning in the United States by Edward Weiner
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The development of U.S. urban transportation policy over the past 50 years illustrates the changing relationships among federal, state, and local governments. This comprehensive text examines the evolution of urban transportation planning from early developments in highway planning in the 1930s to today's concerns over sustainable development, security, and pollution control. Focusing on major national events, the book discusses the influence of legislation, regulations, conferences, federal programs, and advances in planning procedures and technology. The book focuses in-depth at the most significant event in transportation planning - the Federal-Aid Highway Act of 1962; creating a federal mandate for a comprehensive urban transportation planning process carried out cooperatively by states and local governments with federal funding, this act was crucial in the spread of urban transportation.
Springer; March 2009
311 pages; ISBN 9780387771526
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Title: Urban Transportation Planning in the United States
Author: Edward Weiner
 
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