RSTS Technical Services Program


What AASHTO's Resilient and Sustainable Transportation Systems Technical Service Program Does

RSTS is a voluntary pooled-fund program for state departments of transportation (DOTs) which serves as a critical resource for state DOTs to address climate change and energy issues.
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Helps state DOTs understand the potential effects of extreme weather and the range of strategies and options for mitigation and adaptation.
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Benefits the states by providing timely information, tools, and technical assistance in meeting challenges related to extreme weather, energy efficiency, energy security, infrastructure adaptation, alternative vehicles and fuels, and other relevant topics.

What AASHTO's Resilient and Sustainable Transportation Systems Technical Service Program Provides

Needed information to engage in and influence climate change and energy developments at the federal level.
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Resources that assist DOT participation in energy developments at the federal level.
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Timely information, tools and technical assistance in meeting changes related to extreme weather, energy efficiency, energy security, infrastructure adaptation, alternative vehicles and fuels, and other relevant topics.

AASHTO Liaison
Melissa Savage
Director, Center for Environmental Excellence
202-624-3638
msavage@aashto.org

Phillip Burgoyne-Allen
Associate Program Manager, Environment & Active Transportation
202.624.3692
pballen@aashto.org

Jennifer Billo
Program Specialist for Environment
202.624.7798
jbillo@aashto.org