NTI Introduction to Environmental Justice

May 8 – 8, 2018

NTI Introduction to Environmental Justice

NTI Introduction to Environmental Justice

Location:

Valley Metro, 101 N. 1st Avenue - 13th Floor/Conf Room 13A, Phoenix, AZ 85003
Thank you to Valley Metro for providing the space for this training!!

Date/Time:

Wed., May 8th - 8 am Registration & Class begins 8:30 am to 5 pm
Thurs., May 9th - 8:30 am to 4:15 pm

Description:

This training will instruct FTA’s grantees on how to effectively satisfy the requirements of Executive Order 12898, U.S. DOT Order 5610.2(a), and FTA Circular 4703.1 on Environmental Justice.  It is intended to serve as guidance for practitioners, reviewers, and grantees on effective ways for integrating the consideration of Environmental Justice impacts throughout the transportation planning and project development/NEPA processes.

Objectives:

Identify the difference between Title VI and Environmental Justice
Discuss the importance of environmental justice and how it affects transportation decision-making
Explore the changing environment of transportation, and how to consider environmental justice in transportation planning and project development
Understand the compliance process for planning and implementing under NEPA

Audience:

Regional/Metropolitan Planning Organization, State Department of Transportation, and transit agency staff.

Length: 2 Days

Fee:

$600.00 for Consulting, Contractor, Non-Profit (USA only), Non-USA Transportation or Government Agency, Other.
Free for all others.

CEUs: 1.40

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FREE for most attendees. $600.00 for Consulting, Contractor, Non-Profit (USA only), Non-USA Transportation or Government Agency, Other.

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