Federal Resources for Sustainable Rural Communities (Partnership for Sustainable Communities and USDA, 2012)

This guide to HUD, DOT, EPA, and USDA programs highlights federal resources rural communities can use to promote economic competitiveness, protect healthy environments, and enhance quality of life. It provides key information on funding and technical assistance opportunities available from the four agencies, as well as examples of how rural communities across the country have put these programs into action. The transportation chapter covers the following topics: Planning and Capacity Building; Multimodal Transportation; Public Transit; Streets and Highways; Tribes; and Supportive Services for Target Populations.
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