Federal Funds Expenditure Study

Federal Transportation Funds Effectiveness and Transparency Final Report

Draft Report (presented at JTC meeting on 11/14/12)

Governor's MAP-21 Steering Committee documents
Meetings held 9/17/12 and 9/25/12
Steering Committee Letter to the Governor   
MAP-21 Background Presentation to the Steering Committee   
Steering Committee Decision Framework   
Crosswalk of SAFETEA-LU and MAP 21

WSDOT White Papers on Federal Programs:
    NHPP White Paper 
    HSIP White Paper    
    CMAQ White Paper    
    STP White Paper    
    Transportation Alternatives White Paper

Other Supporting documents:
    MAP-21 Performance Measures    
    Enhanced NHP map Puget Sound    
    Enhanced NHP map State    
    Safe Routes to Schools background    
    Steering Committee Q&A   

Meeting #3, July 18, 2012
Agenda  
JTC Meeting #3 July 18
FFY 2012 Milestones  
3rd Meeting Reference Document #1  
3rd Meeting Reference Document #2  

Meeting #2, June 18, 2012
Agenda  
FHWA Overview     
Federal Planning Process     
WSDOT Federal Discretionary Grants     

Meeting #1, May 23, 2012
Federal Funds 101:
Agenda   
JTC Meeting #1 May 23 Presentation  
JTC Reference Document  
JTC Meeting #1 Source Documents

Presentation to JTC Meeting on April 18, 2012:
Fed Funds Study Overview

 

       Reference Materials:

o   USDOT, Federal Highways Administration, “Financing Federal Aid Highways,” March 2007. http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/reports/financingfederalaid/index.htm 

o   Transportation Revenue Forecast Council, February 2012 Transportation Economic and Revenue Forecasts, adopted February 16, 2012, “Federal Funds,” pp. 40 – 43.  http://www.ofm.wa.gov/budget/info/Feb12transposummary.pdf

o   Transportation Revenue Forecast Council, February 2012 Detail Tables, “Federal Funds Forecast,” pp. 69 – 80.  http://www.ofm.wa.gov/budget/info/Feb12transpovol2.pdf

o   NCSL/AASHTO, “Transportation Governance and Finance:  A 50 State Review of State Legislatures and DOTs,” beginning on page 22.  http://www.ncsl.org/issues-research/transport/transportation-governance-and-finance.aspx

o   Joint Transportation Committee, “Efficiencies in the Delivery of Transportation Funding and Services to Local Governments,” Berk and Associates, January 2011.  The description of federal funds administered by DOT Local programs begins on A-59, or page 147 of the electronic document.  http://www.leg.wa.gov/JTC/Documents/Studies/AgencyEffiStudy/FINAL2AgencyEffReport_011311.pdf