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State Practices for Local Road Safety

A new safety publication has been released by the Transportation Research Board (TRB).  The National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP) Synthesis 486: State Practices for Local Road Safety report provides

Developing a Framework for Prosperity: Michigan

This article is a section in the 2014 NADO Research Foundation report Moving toward Performance-based Transportation Planning in Rural and Small Metropolitan Regions. Michigan’s Regional Prosperity Initiative aims to align

Northwest Michigan’s Grand Vision

The citizen-led land use and transportation study provides a framework for the next 50+ years of development in six Northwest Michigan counties.  With extensive public participation (over 15,000 individuals in a scenario


Although Michigan’s regional planning agencies (RPAs) have assisted Michigan DOT (MDOT) with statewide planning tasks since 1975, their roles and responsibilities have evolved in more recent years.  They have worked

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