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Environmental Justice and NEPA in the Transportation Arena: Project Highlights

Appendix C: List of Acronyms

Accelerated Construction Technology Transfer (ACTT)

American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO)

American Community Survey (ACS)

Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA)

California Air Resources Board (CARB)

California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA)

Center for Environmental Excellence (CEE)

Citizens Advisory Committee (CAC)

City and County of Denver (CCD)

Collector/Distributor (C/D)

Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE)

Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT)

Community impact assessment (CIA)

Congestion Management Process (CMP)

Context sensitive solutions (CSS)

Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ)

Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)

Diesel particulate matter (DPM)

Environmental Assessment (EA)

Environmental Impact Report (EIR)

Environmental Impact Statement (EIS)

Environmental Justice Interagency Working Group (EJ IWG)

Federal Highway Administration (FHWA)

Federal Transit Administration (FTA)

Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI)

Geographic information system (GIS)

Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT)

High-occupancy vehicle (HOV)

Intermodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act (ISTEA)

Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC)

Level of Service (LOS)

Limited English proficiency (LEP)

Long Beach Municipal Code (LBMC)

Memorandum of Understanding on Environmental Justice and Executive Order 12898 (EJ MOU)

Metropolitan planning organization (MPO)

Michigan Department of Transportation (MIDOT)

Mobile-source air toxics (MSATs)

National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA)

National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA)

North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT)

North Central Texas Council of Governments (NCTCOG)

Office of Management and Budget (OMB)

Pleasant Hill Neighborhood Improvement Group (PHNIG)

Port of Long Beach (POLB)

Port of Los Angeles (POLA)

Preferred Alternative Collaboration Team (PACT)

Public Art Selection Committee (PASC)

Public involvement plan (PIP)

Regional tolling analysis (RTA)

Regional Transportation District (RTD)

Safe, Accountable, Flexible, Efficient Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users (SAFETEA-LU)

State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO)

Supplemental Draft EIS (SDEIS)

Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT)

Transportation survey zones (TSZs)

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps)

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

United States Department of Transportation (DOT)

Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT)

Updated: 2/4/2013
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