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Principles for Improving Transportation Options in Rural and Small Town Communities


This paper, developed in consultation with numerous representatives of the interests of small cities, towns and rural areas, provides a discussion of these challenges and addresses the need to provide a more effective transportation system in rural and small town America. The report identifies principles for improving mobility in these areas and profiles best practices that highlight potential solutions.

Primary Toolkit:

Healthy Community Design Toolkit

Secondary Toolkits:

Environmental Health in All Policies (HiAP)

Keyword Area:

Rural, Transportation Planning


Institutional Author:

Transportation for America




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