Transportation Programs

Planning Assistance for Rural Areas (PARA) Program

PARA Planning Studies

PARA Planning Studies Application

A “Planning Study” refers to a broad range of local and regional planning issues related to, roadway, transit, and non-motorized transportation modes.  The geographic focus of studies can vary and include neighborhoods, incorporated communities or entire counties. Studies may also center on specific roadway corridors, transit feasibility or recreational trails systems.

Transportation Planning Studies include a variety of topics, which may include (but not limited to): Long Range Transportation Plans, Regional Transportation Plans, Transportation Master Plans, Corridor Location Studies, Corridor Master Plans, Access Management Plans, Pavement Assessment Plans, Feasibility Studies, Transit Plans, Bike & Pedestrian Plans, Trail Plans, and others.

Please read the FY 2018 PARA Planning Study Application Instructions and review the Planning Study Evaluation Form to assist in submitting your application.

Current Studies

Click on the drop-down menu to see a full list of current PARA studies.

Completed Planning Studies

Final Reports from completed Planning Studies are available for review.

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Civil Rights

Pursuant to Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and other nondiscrimination laws and authorities, ADOT does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability. Persons that require a reasonable accommodation based on language or disability should contact ADOT’s Civil Rights Office at civilrightsoffice@azdot.gov. Requests should be made as early as possible to ensure the State has an opportunity to address the accommodation.

De acuerdo con el Título VI de la Ley de Derechos Civiles de 1964, la Ley de Estadounidenses con Discapacidades (ADA por sus siglas en inglés) y otras normas y leyes antidiscriminatorias, el Departamento de Transporte de Arizona (ADOT) no discrimina por motivos de raza, color, origen nacional, sexo, edad o discapacidad. Las personas que requieran asistencia (dentro de lo razonable) ya sea por el idioma o discapacidad deben ponerse en contacto con la Oficina de Derechos Civiles de ADOT en civilrightsoffice@azdot.gov. Las solicitudes deben hacerse lo más antes posible para asegurar que el Estado tenga la oportunidad de hacer los arreglos necesarios.