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2008 Award Recipients

Category State Project
Encouraging Nonmotorized Transportation California Interstate 5/International Friendship Plaza
For an innovative approach to create a bicultural transit, pedestrian, and bicycle plaza and gateway between the United States and Mexico.
Enhancing Environment for Human Activities Kentucky Newtown Pike Extension-Southend Park Redevelopment and Community Land Trust
For a collaborative approach within the state that formed a community land trust to ensure community cohesion and environmental mitigation.
South Carolina Preservation of the Fishdam Ford Revolutionary War Battle Sit
For finding and preserving a site of national historical interest while expediting roadway improvements.
Tennessee Type II Noise Barrier Program
For instituting a statewide review of their entire Interstate system to identify noise abatement needs.
Utah Southern Corridor Sustainable Development Initiative
For working on an innovative pilot project in conjunction with EPA and the City of St. George to protect the environment and identify sustainable development opportunities.
Process Improvement California Form and Formation of the Humboldt County Tribal Transportation Commission
For forming a Tribal Transportation Commission involving all of the tribes in Northern California to ensure their involvement in transportation decision making.
Florida Efficient Transportation Decision Making
For developing a collaborative transportation decision making process that protects the natural, cultural, and built environment.
Education/Training Alaska Partnership for Progress
For using a collaborative approach to develop public service announcements to help citizens improve safety and protect environmental resources.
Product Development Georgia Natural, Archaeological, and Historic Resources Geographic Information System
For developing an innovative web-based tool that includes mapping layers for archaeological, historical, and natural environment features.
Others Illinois US Business Route 20 Improvement
For developing an innovative assistance approach to ensure community continuity before, during, and after roadway improvements.
North Dakota Tribal Consultation Programmatic Agreement
For developing a Tribal Consultation Committee and empowering tribes in North Dakota to protect their cultural resources and participate in transportation decision making.
Updated: 07/11/2012
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