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Livability

Federal Transit Administration (FTA) Livability Web Page and Case Studies

FHWA's Livability Initiative and Livability in Transportation Guidebook

Partnership for Sustainable Communities, an interagency partnership between HUD, DOT and EPA.

National RTAP Resource Library search for Sustainability and Environment.

Texas Transportation Institute (TTI) is working on the project, Rural Transit Livability Performance Measures (scroll down page to see description). 

Western Transportation Institute's Small Urban and Rural Livability Center (SURLC)

APTA's TOD 101: Creating Livable Communities with Transit

Reports

Putting Smart Growth to Work in Rural Communities, a report from the International City/County Management Association (ICMA).

National RTAP's technical brief, Livable Communities: Tips for Designing Transit Services and Infrastructure that Promote Livability, discusses how transportation services can be adapted to build more livable communities in rural areas. 

Transportation for America's report on livability in small towns and rural areas.

2011 Transit and Community Livability Report from SURTC.

 

 

 

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