By Josias Zietsman; National Research Council (U.S.). Transportation Research Board.; National Cooperative Highway Research Program.; American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials.; United States. Federal Highway Administration.; et al
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The measures are organized into the following 11 categories, with each category having between one and four measures associated with it: 1. Long-term economic development, 2. Congestion, 3. Work trip commute time, 4. Mode share, 5. Job-housing access, 6. Air quality, 7. Energy use, 8. Natural resource preservation, 9. Infill and reinvestment, 10. Peak period utilization, and 11. Facility condition (highways only). For this analysis, each measure is reported individually. The performance measures are not weighted, and the results are not converted into any type of overall score.
2. Determine appropriate applications (if more than one) for each measure, goal, or focus area. 3. Establish a reporting system and schedule with roles and responsibility for data collection, analysis, and reporting. Will this be included in an existing annual reporting process, or will your agency establish a new sustainability dashboard of some kind? 4. Your agency can set benchmarks and targets at the level of goals, objectives, or measures. However, in the SPM framework, these benchmarks and targets need to be tracked at the level of performance measures.
ODOT does not view sustainability as an impact, but instead as an opportunity to improve efficiency . The sustainability plan identifies the need for measuring the agency’s prog ress on implementation and identifies measures, but much of the d ata required for tracking are not currently being collected. In the process of defining sustainability. All programs relate to sustainability, but three offices lead the effort: Public Transportation, Strategic Planning and Programming, and Environmental and Engineering Programs Washington State Dep artment of Transportation (WSDOT) • • • • and Implementation ODOT Sustainability Council Oregon Transportation Plan Goal Environmental Manag ement System Office of Innovative Partnerships and Alternative Funding WSDOT has a significant history of tracking performance measures in their Grey Notebook.
A guidebook for sustainability performance measurement for transportation agencies by Josias Zietsman; National Research Council (U.S.). Transportation Research Board.; National Cooperative Highway Research Program.; American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials.; United States. Federal Highway Administration.; et al