NBAA joins aviation groups in urging for end to US government shutdown

Business Airport | January 14, 2019

The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) has joined more than 30 aviation industry groups and unions in urging the federal government to end the partial government shutdown, citing its harmful effects on the industry. In a joint letter to President Donald Trump, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, the aviation group wrote, “As the partial shutdown continues, the human and economic consequences are increasing and doing greater harm.

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A number of Metropolitan Planning Organizations are employing measures and processes to address connectivity in their programs. In a survey developed by FTA and FHWA for member of the Association of Metropolitan Planning Organizations (AMPO) and the National Association of Regional Councils (NARC), 72% of the 108 respondents stated that their organization identifies gaps in the transportation system that limit access to essential services.  47% said they identify strategies for addressing these gaps, and 44% identify gaps in transportation systems for populations that are traditionally under‐served.

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A number of Metropolitan Planning Organizations are employing measures and processes to address connectivity in their programs. In a survey developed by FTA and FHWA for member of the Association of Metropolitan Planning Organizations (AMPO) and the National Association of Regional Councils (NARC), 72% of the 108 respondents stated that their organization identifies gaps in the transportation system that limit access to essential services.  47% said they identify strategies for addressing these gaps, and 44% identify gaps in transportation systems for populations that are traditionally under‐served.

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