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About TTAP

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History

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
September 9, 2014Northwest TTAP Advisory Board MeetingOnline Seminar
September 22, 20142014 National Tribal Transportation ConferenceAnchorage, AK
October 20, 2014The New T2 Handbook - A Resources for LTAP/TTAP CentersOnline Seminar
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Locations

Each of the seven TTAP Centers serves a region in the United States.

Northwest TTAP Northern Plains TTAP Western TTAP Michigan TTAP Colorado TTAP Southern Plains TTAP Alaska TTAP