transportation priorities


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transportation priorities

[‚tranz·pər′tā·shən prī‚är·əd·ēz]
(engineering)
Indicators assigned to eligible traffic which establish its movement precedence; appropriate priority systems apply to the movement of traffic by sea and air.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The dispute unnecessarily strained relations between Lane County and the cities, and it kept local judgments on transportation priorities from being relayed to the state commission.
GAO reported in June 2009 that TSA had more than doubled its surface transportation inspector workforce and expanded the roles and responsibilities of surface inspectors, but faced challenges balancing aviation and surface transportation priorities and had not completed a workforce plan to direct current and future program needs.
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The interactions that ensued with hundreds of transportation customers and stakeholders began with a simple question: "What should New York State's transportation priorities be for the future?"
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