BTS Federal Support for Local Decision-making Public Listening Session
July 14, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
On July 14, 2022 at 1 PM (ET), the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) will host a public listening session in support of the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA), also known as the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law (BIL). The meeting will be a facilitated listening session that will document data and analytical challenges local decision-makers face making informed infrastructure investments. It is intended for a broad range of attendees, including stakeholders and representatives from States, political subdivisions of States, cities, metropolitan planning organizations, regional transportation planning organizations, and federally recognized Indian Tribes. Based on feedback shared during the meeting, BTS will review the data and data analysis tools needed to assist local officials and will develop a road map to prioritize the Federal government’s support and funding requests for updating and developing the data assets.