Acronyms & Abbreviations

ADA – The Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990
ADT – Average Daily Traffic
AWV – Average Weekday Volume
BFCG – Benton-Franklin Council of Governments
BFT – Ben Franklin Transit
BFWW – Benton-Franklin-Walla Walla
BFWWGRTA – Benton-Franklin-Walla Walla Counties Good Roads and Transportation Association
CMP – Congestion Management Process
CRAB – County Road Administration Board
CAPP – County Arterial Preservation Program
RAP – Rural Arterial Program
CRCS – Columbia River Crossing Study Tri-Cities
CRT – Community Round Table
CTR – Commute Trip Reduction
DNS – Determination of Non Significance
DOE – U.S. Department of Energy
EA – Environmental Assessment
EIS – Environmental Impact Statement
EWITS – Eastern Washington Intermodal Transportation Study
FGTS – Freight & Goods Transportation System
FHWA – Federal Highway Administration
FMSIB – Freight Mobility Strategic Investment Board
FTA – Federal Transit Administration
GIS – Geographic Information System
GMA – Growth Management Act
HCM – Highway Capacity Manual
HOV – High Occupancy Vehicle
HSP – Highway System Plan
HSTP – Human Service Transportation Plan
HSS – Highways of Statewide Significance
ISTEA – Intermodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act of 1991
LOS – Level of Service
MAP-21 – Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century
MPO – Metropolitan Planning Organization
MTP – Metropolitan Transportation Plan
NAAQS – National Ambient Air Quality Standards
NEPA – National Environmental Policy Act
NHS – National Highway System
NSB – National Scenic Byways
PAC – Policy Advisory Committee
PTBA – Public Transportation Benefit Area
RAMPS – Roadway Access Management Permits System
RCW – Revised Code of Washington
RTP – Regional Transportation Plan
RTPO – Regional Transportation Planning Organization
RTS – Regional Transportation System
R/W – Right of Way
SCR – South Central Region
SEPA – State Environmental Policy Act
SOV – Single Occupancy Vehicle
SR – State Route (route designation)
STIP – Statewide Transportation Improvement Program
STP – Surface Transportation Program
STRAHNET – Strategic Highway Network
TAC – Technical Advisory Committee
TAP – Transportation Alternatives Program
TCM – Transportation Control Measures
TDM – Transportation Demand Management
TE – Transportation Enhancement
TEA-21 – Transportation Equity Act for the 21st Century
TIB – Transportation Improvement Board
TIP – Transportation Improvement Program
TMA – Transportation Management Area
TRI-MATS – Tri-Cities Metropolitan Area Transportation Study
TSM – Transportation Systems Management
UPWP – Unified Planning Work Program
US – United States (route designation)
VMT – Vehicle Miles Traveled
WAC – Washington Administrative Code
WA-Trans – Washington Transportation Framework Project (GIS)
WSDOT – Washington State Department of Transportation
WSGRTA – Washington State Good Roads Transportation Association
WSRO – Washington State Rideshare Organization
WSTC – Washington State Transportation Commission
WTP – Washington Transportation Plan