TRB's National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP) Synthesis 414: Effective Delivery of Small-Scale Federal-Aid Projects examines streamlined methods for meeting federal funding requirements for small-scale highway projects. The report explores ways that state departments of transportation work with local agencies to implement small projects eligible for federal funding. Appendix G to NCHRP Synthesis 414 is available only in the pdf version of the report.This study will also address issues and concerns with the LPA program as mentioned by LPA administrators in the ten ... Several DOTs believe as if NEPA is too stringent for small-scale federalaid projects, inducing extra costs and delays to completion. ... Another obstacle listed was the problem of matching funds and how many local agencies simply do not have the budget to easily provide a match.
|Title||:||Effective Delivery of Small-scale Federal-aid Projects|
|Author||:||Leslie Ann McCarthy, David Mensching, Andrew Horgan|
|Publisher||:||Transportation Research Board - 2011|