Alameda Transportation Authority (ACTA) - The Alameda Corridor is located in southern Los Angeles County, California, running from the ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles 20 miles north to downtown Los Angeles, primarily along and adjacent to Alameda Street. The project extends through or borders the cities of Vernon, Huntington Park, South Gate, Lynwood, Compton, Carson, Los Angeles, and the County of Los Angeles.
Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers - A coalition of 13 car and light truck manufacturers, representing BMW Group, DaimlerChrysler Corporation, Fiat Auto S.p.A, Ford Motor Company, General Motors Corporation, Isuzu Motors America, Inc., Mazda North American Operations, Mitsubishi Motor Sales of American, Inc., Nissan North America, Inc., Porsche Cars North America, Inc., Toyota Motor North America, Inc., Volkswagen of America, Inc., and Volvo Cars of North America, Inc.
American Public Transportation Association (APTA) - Association of over 1,200 member organizations including transit systems; planning, design, construction and finance firms; product and service providers; academic institutions, and state associations and departments of transportation.
Automotive Industry Action Group (AIAG) - A a globally recognized organization founded managers from DaimlerChrysler, Ford, and General Motors. The purpose: To provide an open forum where members cooperate in developing and promoting solutions that enhance the prosperity of the automotive industry. AIAG members play a unique role in the development of new technologies and the standards that govern their usage.
Community Transportation Association (CTA) - Network of community-based agencies providing the elderly access to services, mobility for people with disabilities, and connections to training facilities and jobs for the poor and unemployed.
Electric Vehicle Association of the Americas (EVAA) - Industry association working to advance electric vehicles and supporting infrastructure through policy, information and market development initiatives in the U.S., and to serve as the Americas' representative to the World Electric Vehicle Association.
Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE) - Traffic engineers, transportation planners and other professionals who are responsible for meeting society's needs for surface transportation through planning, design, implemention, operation and maintainance of surface transportation systems worldwide.
International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT) - Research and technical and scientific analysis for environmental regulators. Its mission is to improve the environmental performance and energy efficiency of road, marine, and air transportation, in order to benefit public health and mitigate climate change.
Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA- New York) - MTA subways, buses, and railroads move 2.3 billion New Yorkers a year, about one in every three users of mass transit in the United States and two-thirds of the nation's rail riders. MTA bridges and tunnels carry nearly 300 million vehicles annually - more than any bridge and tunnel authority in the nation.
National Association of Railroad Passengers (NARP) - NARP is an alliance of railroad passengers and citizens who want a transportation choice in this country. NARP is the only national organization speaking for the users of passenger trains and rail transit.
Regional Airline Association (RAA) - Represents U.S. regional airlines, and suppliers of products and services supporting the industry, before the U.S. Congress, Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation and other federal and state agencies.
Surface Transportation Policy Project (STPP) - Non-profit organization working to ensure that transportation policy and investments help conserve energy, protect environmental and aesthetic quality, strengthen the economy, promote social equity, and make communities more livable.
Transportation Institute - Washington-based, non-profit organization dedicated to maritime research education and promotion.
Transportation Research Board (TRB) - Promotes innovation and progress in transportation through research. TRB is one of six major divisions of the National Research Council - a private, nonprofit institution that is the principal operating agency of the National Academies in providing services to the government, the public, and the scientific and engineering communities. The National Research Council is jointly administered by the National Academy of Sciences, the National Academy of Engineering, and the Institute of Medicine.
Victoria Transport Policy Institute - An independent research organization dedicated to developing innovative and practical solutions to transportation problems. Provides resources to help improve transportation planning and policy analysis.
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