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Context Sensitive Solutions Toolbox

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Context Sensitive Solutions Overview

Scott Bradley, Mn/DOT, July 2010

A CSS support center for the transportation community, created by Project for Public Spaces.

The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA)

Describes FHWA’s CSS initiatives.

National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP)

TRB’s National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP) Report 642: Quantifying the Benefits of Context Sensitive Solutions explores guidelines for quantifying the benefits of applying the principles of Context Sensitive Solutions to transportation projects.

Context Sensitive Solutions National Dialog

A project initiated in 2009 by the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and the Center for Transportation and the Environment (CTE) at North Carolina State University to initiate a national dialog about Context Sensitive Solutions (CSS). The project serves as a catalyst for an ongoing exchange of ideas, and is building momentum for wider implementation of CSS in the transportation industry.

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