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Title:Transportation Needs Assessment Study (HCR 3069) Summary Report
Authors:Daniel Zink
Publication Date:Jun 1987
Report #:DP-62
TRID #:01832276
Keywords:airports, financing, highways, intergovernmental relations, maintenance management, needs assessment, program management, railroads
Type:Research Report – Department Publications



The general objectives of this study were to: 1) evaluate the status of intergovernmental communications, cooperation, and coordination among the state, counties, cities, and townships relative to road program management; 2) examine the physical condition of North Dakota's road network to assess repair, reconstruction and maintenance needs and adequacy of funding; 3) identify how and why the demand for transportation services is changing in North Dakota, and how these changes are affecting the quality of services in the state and ability to fund the network; 4) assess the extent of diversion of highway funds to non-highway use, especially the impact of the tax exemption on alcohol-blended fuels.

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