Title

Community impact assessment and environmental justice for transit agencies: A reference

Document Type

Report

Publication Date

2002

Subject Area

land use - impacts, policy - equity, policy - environment, economics - appraisal/evaluation

Keywords

Communities, Environmental justice, Equity (Justice), Evaluation and assessment, Florida, Impacts, Public transit, Transit operating agencies

Abstract

The objectives for the research that led to the development of this guide included identifying information and materials on issues and resources related to environmental justice, Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, social equity, and the use of community impact assessment techniques in the transit industry. The purpose of this guide is to provide tools, techniques, and references that may be used to assess transit actions.