Options Exist to Enhance Transportation Planning Capacity and Federal Oversight

Herr, Phillip R.
September 2009
GAO Reports;9/9/2009, preceding p1
Government Documents
The article discusses the study conducted by the Government Accountability Office (GAO) regarding the importance and responsibilities of the metropolitan planning organizations (MPOs) in the U.S. It states that GAO has conducted an investigation to determine the duties of MPOs, as well as their capacity in improving transport planning. It adds that GAO encouraged the Congress to consider MPO transportation planning based on performance.


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