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METRANS Transportation Center

METRANS Transportation Center

This website provides a wide range of information related to metropolitcan transportation topics and provides online resources in research, education, outreach, links to other organizations, and news/events. The METRANS Transportation Center is a US DOT University Transportation Center (UTC). Established in 1998 through the Transportation Equity Act for the 21st Century (TEA-21), METRANS is a joint partnership of the University of Southern California and California State University, Long Beach. Under the UTC program, federal funding requires a dollar-for-dollar match with non-federal funds. The California State Department of Transportation (Caltrans) provides the full non-federal match to METRANS. METRANS is the first and largest UTC in Southern California, home to nearly 2/3 of the state's... Show More


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