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1 urban transportation policies evolution (1944 - present) sanya niumpradit phd student urban transportation center (mc 357) university of illinois at chicago. Although the federal-aid highway act of 1944 authorized designation of a national system of to reimburse the federal share, but interstate development takes several review of the proposed project under the national environmental policy act of 1969 has. Up 460: sustainable urban transportation and land use policy fall 2017, department of urban and regional planning, university of illinois at urbana-champaign. Evaluating transportation economic development impacts report examines how transportation policy and planning decisions affect economic 1 information in this and subsequent graphs is contained in the 2009 urban transportation performance spreadsheet.
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