HUD/EPA/DOT Coordinate Federal Investments and Programs – Housing, Transportation, Environment Promote Six Livability Principles Support Innovative Communities Study Outcomes Include a Diverse Array of Communities with Varying Challenges Established June, 2009
USDA: Supporting the Partnership in Rural America
Match Implementation Strategies to Unique Partnership Planning Resources
Provide Information Resources – Research/Data
Partnership Committee – Rural Implementation Group
Regional Planning Grant Goals Inter-agency collaboration--leverage federal funding and break down silos Develop locally-created strategic plans (housing/transportation/economic/land use) for future infrastructure investments Guided by Six Livability Principles Rich public engagement process aimed at helping community be informed about infrastructure opportunities and best practices; and… Community to inform agencies about modernizing programs.