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Under the University of Minnesota, Center for Transportation Studies, the Active Communities group evaluated the Non-motorized Transportation Pilot Project (NTPP). Funded under Section 1807 of the federal SAFETEA-LU legislation, this project provides funding to four U.S. communities: Columbia, Missouri; Marin County, California; Minneapolis, Minnesota; and Sheboygan County, Wisconsin. Interventions will include constructing non-motorized transportation facilities and promoting their use.

Ann Forsyth was an adviser on the first part of the evaluation.

Publications

Kevin Krizek, Susan Handy, and Ann Forsyth. Forthcoming. Explaining Changes in Walking and Bicycling Behavior: Challenges for Transportation Research. Environment and Planning B.

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