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Federal, State and local roles in transit planning

National Research Council (U.S.). Highway Research Board.

Federal, State and local roles in transit planning

7 reports prepared for the 52nd annual meeting.

by National Research Council (U.S.). Highway Research Board.

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Published by Highway Research Board, Division of Engineering, National Research Council, National Academy of Sciences-National Adademy of Engineering in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Transportation and state -- United States.,
    • Transportation -- United States -- Planning.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      SeriesHighway research record ;, no. 475
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTE7 .H5 no. 475, HE206.2 .H5 no. 475
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 34 p. ;
      Number of Pages34
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4595820M
      ISBN 100309022606
      LC Control Number77358333


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