Economic Development

Back-to-Work Tools for Economic Development Professionals

This page is designed for economic development agencies that would like to more closely investigate the connection between good transportation services for workers and growth in their community’s economic activity.

  • Use this assessment tool  to better understand the extent to which efficient, reliable transportation options can add to a fertile climate for economic development. (Combine the results of your assessment with those of other economic development professionals to get a broader indication of where transportation services can be strengthened.)
  • After you complete the assessment, use the links below to explore ways in which your agency can participate in fostering more effective transportation options.