NTI Title VI and Public Transit

January 1 – 

NTI Title VI and Public Transit

NTI Title VI and Public Transit

COMING in 2018 - REGISTRATION NOT AVAILABLE AT THIS TIME.  DATE/LOCATION:  TBD

Description:

This course will help practitioners appreciate the importance of transit equity considerations during the day-to-day life of transit planning, management, and operations. It is designed to provide accurate information on a variety of equity considerations an agency is exposed to on a daily basis.

Audience:

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

Objectives:

Understand the historical background of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the environmental justice movement; understand the Federal Laws, and regulations and guidance of Title VI, environmental justice, NEPA and LEP; and receive resources to address these requirements.

Goals:

Use this course, subsequent case studies, and exercises as planning tools to identify potential impacts of proposed actions on low-income and minority populations, as well as other disadvantaged groups (e.g., elderly, disabled, youth).
Understand how equity issues in transportation planning and operations will lead to better service, planning, and delivery.  Apply course content to help ensure equitable distribution of public transportation resources; thus, public transportation providers and users will benefit.

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: 1.20

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