Category:Older Adults

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NADTC- Expanding Transportation Programs to Evening/Weekend Hours

NADTC- Expanding Transportation Programs to Evening/Weekend Hours

Reliable, accessible transportation can help older adults and people with disabilities meet a wide variety of needs—including the need to socialize with others. Because many social and recreational activities happen on evenings and weekends, transportation programs that offer extended hours …

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AARP – Older Adults, New Mobility, and Automated Vehicles: A Framework for Harnessing Emerging Technology for Individual and Societal Benefit

AARP – Older Adults, New Mobility, and Automated Vehicles: A Framework for Harnessing Emerging Technology for Individual and Societal Benefit

The Older Adults, New Mobility and Automated Vehicles report is a collaborative effort between AARP Public Policy Institute, RAND Corporation, the Urbanism Next Center at the University of Oregon, and various subject matter experts which discusses the key factors relating …

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Greater Portland Council of Governments (Portland, Maine) – 2018-2020 Planning Grantee

Greater Portland Council of Governments (Portland, Maine) – 2018-2020 Planning Grantee

The Greater Portland Council of Governments (GPCOG) – the lead planning organization for Greater Portland Maine – formed an inclusive committee that created a regionally implemented Inclusive Transportation Planning Toolkit for the Portland Area Comprehensive Transportation System (PACTS). Additionally, a …

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Brief # 2: Strategies For Promoting Civic Engagement In Inclusive Transportation Planning: Community Mapping

Brief # 2: Strategies For Promoting Civic Engagement In Inclusive Transportation Planning: Community Mapping

The “Strategies for Promoting Civic Engagement in Inclusive Transportation Planning” series presents key tips for enhancing inclusion through civic engagement strategies.

This brief explores community mapping, a tool for identifying various assets and resources within a specific geographical area through …