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TRB 89th Annual Meeting (January 10-14, 2010)
Event Number:493
Event Title:Critical Assessment of Environmental Justice and Transportation Equity Since Executive Order 12898
Event Date:Tuesday, January 12, 2010
Event Location:Hilton, Lincoln East
Presiding Officers: Karen Lucas - University of Oxford, United Kingdom
Sponsored By: Environmental Justice in Transportation  (ADD50)

Event Description:No description available

In the wake of Presidents Clinton's Executive Order 12898, efforts by federal, state, and local agencies often require cross-cutting evaluations of transportation issues that are sensitive to the needs of low-income and minority communities. This session examines transportation equity issues in the context of climate change, road pricing, and service delivery.

  Exploring Potential Inequities Between Burdens and Benefits of Climate Change Abatement Policies (10-3426) 
     Aaron Golub - Arizona State University
     Jason Kelley - Arizona State University
  Equity Effects of Road Pricing: A Review (10-0283) 
     David M. Levinson - University of Minnesota
  Safeguarding Minority Civil Rights and Environmental Justice in Service Delivery and Reductions: Case Study of New York City Transit Authority Title VI Program (10-1155) 
     Ted Wang - New York City Transit Authority
     Thomas A Chennadu - New York City Transit Authority
     Alex Lu - MTA Metro-North Railroad
  Varieties of Transportation Justice: U.S. Transportation Equity Policy and the Civil Rights Movement  (10-0605) 
     Cameron Elliott Gordon - University of Canberra, Australia

Subject Areas:
  Social, Economic, and Cultural Issues
  Transportation Policy
  AICP Certification Maintenance Session

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