Environmental Justice Resources

Resources

Source Description URL
FTA EJ Circular http://www.fta.dot.gov/documents/FTA_EJ_Circular_7.14-12_FINAL.pdf
FTA EJ Webinar http://www.fta.dot.gov/documents/FTA_External_Webinar_on_EJ_Circular.pdf
Federal Highway Administration Main EJ resource page for FHWA http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/
environment/environmental_justice
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Federal Highway Administration EJ case studies http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/
environment/environmental_justice/ej_and_nepa/case_studies/
Council on Environmental Quality Resources for Environmental Justice & the National Environmental Policy Act http://ceq.hss.doe.gov/nepa_information/justice.html
EPA Environmental Justice EPA has a goal of Environmental Justice for all communities and persons across this Nation. It will be achieved when everyone enjoys the same degree of protection from environmental and health hazards and equal access to the decision-making process to have a healthy environment in which to live, learn, and work. http://www.epa.gov/environmentaljustice/index.html
EPA EJ View Mapping Tool EJView, formerly known as the Environmental Justice Geographic Assessment Tool, is a mapping tool that allows users to create maps and generate detailed reports based on the geographic areas and data sets they choose. http://www.epa.gov/environmentaljustice/mapping.html
EPA Report Creating Equitable, Healthy, and Sustainable Communities: Strategies for Advancing Smart Growth, Environmental Justice, and Equitable Development http://www.epa.gov/smartgrowth/
equitable_development_report.htm

External Resources

Source Description URL
Transportation Research Board Environmental Justice in Transportation Committee (ADD50) The TRB Committee on Environmental Justice identifies, advances and publishes research to expand understanding of the effects and implications of transportation policies, procedures and actions on minority and low-income populations (EJ populations), and seeks to improve evaluation tools and methodologies. https://sites.google.com/site/trbcommitteeadd50/
Transportation Research Board Committee on Public Involvement (ADA60) The TRB Committee on Public Involvement in Transportation strives to provide meaningful opportunities for information development and exchange on public involvement for transportation agencies and other practitioners. This website is a critical tool for us to provide the transportation community with vital information on research, conferences, publications, training, tools and techniques related to public involvement in transportation. https://sites.google.com/site/trbcommitteeada60/