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Office of Planning, Environment, & Realty (HEP)

Research & Financial Services

Center for Environmental Excellence

Year 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
Authorization 0 $1.25 M $1.25 M $1.25 M $1.25 M

Program Purpose

To provide technical assistance, information sharing of best practices, and training in the use of tools and decision-making processes that can assist States in planning and delivering environmentally sound surface transportation projects.

Statutory References

SAFETEA-LU Section: 5309(c)(1)


Funded by set-aside from Surface Transportation Research funds authorized in 5101(a)(1). The Federal share of the cost of activities is 100%.

Program Administration

The program is to be administered by the USDOT.

Updated: 12/3/2012
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