During decades of controversy, FHWA and its State and local partners consistently included environmental stewardship as a goal of transportation projects.
A scan tour of seven States sheds light on best practices for honoring environmental commitments in transportation projects.
An indepth look at the NEPA process and ways to expedite it.
Federal agencies today are collaborating more effectively on environmental reviews of major transportation projects, thanks to a new Presidential mandate.
Can a new policy change the way people think about transportation agencies and the projects they deliver?
Planning land use with highway traffic noise in mind can help local agencies improve residents' quality of life.
Accommodating bicyclists and walkers will promote a healthier transportation system, a healthier environment—and healthier Americans.
AASHTO is helping State DOTs and others make environmental stewardship and streamlining part of their mission and everyday activities.
Across the country, transportation projects play a critical role in revitalizing abandoned industrial properties.
Emissions are on the decline, and efforts from the Federal to the local levels will help continue this trend.
The southeastern States share strategies to protect wildlife and fragile habitats.
A step-by-step guide to practices that States employ to streamline the environmental review process.
A few days after President Richard M. Nixon signed the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA), Federal Highway Administrator Francis C.
Along the Road
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The phrase, "Think Globally, Act Locally," has been a popular environmental slogan for years.
Whether building roads, installing traffic signals, or deploying intelligent transportation system (ITS) technologies, virtually everything transportation professionals do today involves...
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This full-color reference guide highlights 100 invasive weeds commonly found along the Nation's roadsides. Included are common terrestrial and quickly spreading herbaceous plants, many of which...
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