Skip to content U.S. Department of Transportation/Federal Highway AdministrationU.S. Department of Transportation/Federal Highway Administration

Office of Planning, Environment, & Realty (HEP)
PlanningEnvironmentReal Estate

HEP Events Guidance Publications Awards Contacts

Environmental Justice Emerging Trends and Best Practices Guidebook

Acronyms and Abbreviations

ADA Americans with Disabilities Act
BREJTP Baltimore Regional Environmental Justice Toolkit Project
BART Bay Area Rapid Transit
CDC Community Development Corporation
CMAP Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning
CNT Center for Neighborhood Technology
CTOD Center for Transit Oriented Development
DBE Disadvantaged Business Enterprises
DOT United States Department of Transportation
EIS Environmental Impact Statement
EJ Environmental Justice
EPA United States Environmental Protection Agency
FHWA Federal Highway Administration
FTA Federal Transit Administration
GDOT Georgia Department of Transportation
GHG Greenhouse Gas Emissions
HHS U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
HOV High-Occupancy Vehicle
H+TSM Index Housing + Transportation Affordability Index
HUD U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
ISTEA Intermodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act
ITS Intelligent Transportation System
LEED Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design
LEP Limited English Proficiency
MPO Metropolitan Planning Organization
MTA Metropolitan Transportation Authority
MTC Metropolitan Transportation Commission
NEPA National Environmental Protection Act
RDT Denver's Regional Transportation District
SAFETEA-LU The Safe, Accountable, Flexible, Efficient Transportation Equity Act
SITC Stamford Intermodal Transportation Center
SOV Single-Occupancy Vehicle
TOD Transit-Oriented Development
VMT Vehicle Miles Traveled
VPPP Value Pricing Pilot Program
Updated: 12/19/2011
HEP Home Planning Environment Real Estate
Federal Highway Administration | 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE | Washington, DC 20590 | 202-366-4000