CUTR team awarded brief by AASHTO

CUTR team awarded brief by AASHTO

The AASHTO Commuting in America (CIA) series focuses on understanding new challenges and opportunities for improved understanding of national commuting. CUTR has been awarded the brief: Understanding Geographic and Demographic Variation in Mode Choice and Travel Behavior, where the research team (Nikhil Menon, Yaye Keita, and a graduate student) will investigate the major trends in commute mode choice, trip making,

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CUTR awarded three projects from the Center for Transportation Equity, Decisions, and Dollars (CTEDD)

CUTR awarded three projects from the Center for Transportation Equity, Decisions, and Dollars (CTEDD)

CUTR was recently awarded three grants from the Center for Transportation Equity, Decisions, and Dollars (CTEDD). Each of these projects will investigate a set of critical challenges facing transportation in America today with an emphasis on equity and safety.   Equitable Transportation Planning Curriculum for Urban Planning and Transportation Programs Investigators: Kristine Williams, AICP Tia Boyd Transportation is needed to

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Florida LTAP Center awarded TaxWatch Productivity Award for Service

Florida LTAP Center awarded TaxWatch Productivity Award for Service

Since 1989, the TaxWatch Productivity Awards program has publicly recognized and rewarded state employees and work units whose work significantly and measurably increases productivity and promotes innovation to improve the delivery of state services and save money for Florida taxpayers and businesses. The Florida LTAP Center was given the TaxWatch Productivity Award for Service for their response to the challenges

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Jodi Godfrey to present during “Women Advancing Transportation for Our Future Mobility Needs” on Wednesday, December 9th, 2020

Jodi Godfrey to present during “Women Advancing Transportation for Our Future Mobility Needs” on Wednesday, December 9th, 2020

Join CUTR’s Senior Research Associate Jodi Godfrey as she presents during the free Zoom webinar “Women Advancing Transportation for Our Future Mobility Needs” on Wednesday, December 9th, 2020. Representation of women in the transportation workforce is stunningly low. What would happen to our mobility with more women driving transportation policies, planning, operations, and maintenance? During TRB’s 6th International Conference on Women’s Issues

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CUTR raises $1500 for Feeding Tampa Bay

Despite the current pandemic, CUTR’s Jodi Godfrey led the virtual 2020 CUTR Feeding Tampa Bay initiative to surpass its goal. This year, CUTR raised $1500 for Feeding Tampa Bay. We excited to help those around us, and we are grateful for Jodi’s leadership to make this happen! Click here to donate and learn more.

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Yu Zhang, Ph.D. leading studies on Urban Air Mobility (UAM)

Yu Zhang, Ph.D. leading studies on Urban Air Mobility (UAM)

Yu Zhang, Ph.D., an Associate Professor at the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Affiliated Faculty of Center for Urban Transportation Research at the University of South Florida, is leading a series of studies on planning and implementation of Urban Air Mobility (UAM). UAM is an emerging concept proposed in recent years that uses electric vertical take-off and landing vehicles

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