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In 1991, the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) recognized a need to expand the Local Technical Assistance Program to serve tribal nations; which was accomplished through the Intermodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act (ISTEA). This expansion authorized the program to directly serve Native American tribal governments. Since ISTEA was signed into office on December 18, 1991, the Tribal Technical Assistance Program can officially celebrate 20 years of TTAP legislation.

The Tribal Technical Assistance Program (TTAP) is a training and technology transfer resource for Native American tribes in the United States. It is funded by the FHWA and the Bureau of Indian Affairs.

TTAP aims to:

The goals of TTAP are accomplished through technology transfer and training, research, and cultural consideration.

Upcoming TTAP Events

DateEventLocation
April 28, 2014Region 2 MeetingAnchorage, AK
July 20, 20142014 National LTAP/TTAP ConferenceSt. Louis, Missouri
September 22, 20142014 National Tribal Transportation ConferenceAnchorage, AK

View all upcoming TTAP events

TTAP Regions

Each of the seven TTAP Centers serves a region in the United States. Using the interactive map below, click on the desired region to access that Center's website.

Map of the TTAP Centers
Northwest TTAP Northern Plains TTAP Western TTAP Michigan Tech TTAP Colorado TTAP Southern Plains TTAP Alaska TTAP

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