Alignment of Benchmarks and Goals for Washington State’s Transportation System

Client: Joint Transportation Committee of the Washington State Legislature

With Lund Consulting, Inc., assisted staff from the Governor’s Office, Legislature, Department of Transportation and Transportation Commission to develop legislation implementing the recommendations of the Transportation Goals, Benchmarks and Ten-Year Investment Criteria report adopted by the Transportation Performance Audit Board in December 2005. (2006 – 2007)

Results: The 2007 Legislature passed and the Governor signed into law a bill that clarifies the goals, objectives and responsibilities for transportation agencies. This law is the first major revision to state transportation goals since 2001 and requires a biennial progress report. View link.