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Monthly archive for August 2008

Travel Assistant Device (TAD) to Aid Transit Riders with Special Needs

(Center Identification Number: 77711) The goal of the Americans with Disabilities (ADA) Act is to provide equal opportunity, full participation, and independence to persons with disabilities. The inability to travel, or the lack of knowledge in accessing the available transportation options, frequently translates into difficulty finding employment, seeking

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Guidelines and Performance Measures to Incorporate Transit and Other Multimodal Considerations into the FDOT DRI Review Process

(Center Identification Number: 77703)  FDOT staff participates in the review of developments of regional impact (DRIs) to evaluate impacts on the state transportation system using guidance in the FDOT “Site Impact Handbook” (Handbook). This review, via DRI Question 21, allows for the consideration of transit and other alternative

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The Future is Now: TDM Marketing in Today’s Environment Net Conference

On August 20, 2008, Florida’s Transportation Demand Management (TDM) Clearinghouse hosted a lunch and learn net conference on The Future is Now: TDM Marketing in Today’s “Environment” . This 1-hour net conference featured Jeff Horton, Director of the Marketing Institute and Executive Director of Commuter Services of

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