Data for Regional Planning

  • Sep 29

    Rural/Urban Safety Data Available

    The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) released 2018 data related to traffic fatalities in the Traffic Safety Facts brief Rural/Urban Comparison of Tr (...)

  • Aug 20

    COVID-19 Data Sources Available

    The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) has released the data dashboard Daily Travel during the COVID-19 Pandemic. The dashboa (...)

  • Jul 16

    New RDO Resource Page on Equity

    The NADO Research Foundation has curated a series of resources related to equity and regional economic development and planning that may be useful to RDOs on our (...)

  • Jan 17

    NADO Staff Present at Transportation Research Board Conference

    During the 2020 Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting, which occurred January 12 – 16 in Washington, DC, NADO Associate Director Carrie Kissel provided a present (...)

  • Nov 20

    USDOT Releases Safety Data Initiative Funding Opportunity

    The U.S. Department of Transportation’s (USDOT) Office of the Secretary of Transportation has released a Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) through its Safety Data In (...)

  • Aug 28

    New Report on Small Town Evacuation Risks

    A new analysis of 30,000 towns under 40,000 population identifies risks to evacuation from overcrowded roads or a lack of route options.  From StreetLight Data, the anal (...)

  • May 09

    HUD Updates Location Affordability Index

    The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has announced the publication of Version 3 of the Location Affordability Index (LAI) dataset.  The LAI is a na (...)

  • Aug 01

    Scenario Planning Conference Announced

    Save the date for the Consortium for Scenario Planning for its annual conference taking place September 12 – 14, 2018 in Columbus, Ohio. Activities include an opening r (...)

  • May 26

    Fostering Collaborative Transportation and Economic Development Planning

    On May 23, 2018, the NADO Research Foundation held an online virtual peer exchange on the topic “Fostering Collaborative Transportation and Economic Development Pla (...)

  • Apr 12

    CTPP Releases Webinar Recording on Changes to Small Geography Reporting

    The Census Transportation Planning Products (CTPP) program has released a recording of a webinar conducted earlier in April on changes to small geography reporting.  In (...)