Monthly Archives: May 2011

New Report on Rural Transportation, Economic Development and Quality of Life

The Rural Policy Research Institute (RUPRI) has released a new policy brief, Rethinking Federal Investments in Rural Transportation: Rural Considerations Regarding Reauthorization of the Surface Transportation Act (PDF), which shows that America’s rural areas, small towns, and small cities require...

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Posted in NADO Publications, Regional Transportation, Transportation & Infrastructure, Transportation & Infrastructure Publications | Tagged |

Sample Bylaws

Bylaws are a set of rules developed by a local authority to regulate its affairs and formalize the conduct of management over the area it governs.  Below please find sample bylaws from NADO member regions: Ohio Valley Regional Planning Commission...

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Posted in Leadership & Governance, Organizational Capacity & Professional Development | Tagged |

Trailblazer Award

Beginning in 2010, all award-winning projects will be judged by a group of peers during networking receptions that take place each year at the NADO Annual Training Conference and the National Rural Transportation Peer Learning Conference. The top winners...

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Posted in 2010 Awards, Awards Programs, Excellence in Regional Transportation Award |

Congratulations to the 2010 Innovation Award Winners

In 2010, 50 award-winning projects were selected (view the PDF award booklet here). These projects address issue areas like economic development, human services, technology, aging and more. These organizations will be honored during a special roundtable reception held...

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Posted in 2010 Awards, Aliceann Wohlbruck Impact Award, Awards Programs |

Catalog of Award-Winning Projects

Please see the list of previous winners of the NADO Innovation Award in the PDFs below: 2010 Innovations Award Winners 2009 Innovations Award Winners 2008 Innovations Award Winners 2007 Innovations Award Winners 2006 Innovations Award Winners 2005 Innovation Award Winners...

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Posted in Aliceann Wohlbruck Impact Award, Awards Programs, Excellence in Regional Transportation Award |