January 7th marks the beginning of the 80th Annual Meeting of the
Transportation Research Board. The Subcommittee on Census Data for
Transportation Planning will hold its meeting on Monday, January 8th
2001, between 8:00 AM and noon in the Bancroft Room of the Washington
Hilton. The agenda is attached.
Issues on the agenda include; the coding process going on in
Jefferersonville Indiana, the upcoming changes to Urban Area Definitions
and a presentation of the Census Bureau's online data dissemination
system known as the American FactFinder. In addition, we will bring
people up to date on the Census Transportation Planning Package and will
have some spirited discussion of the American Community Survey (and its
future) as well as the subcommittee's research initiatives.
Just as in past year's we will share the information that comes out of
our meeting on this list serve as well as in the "status report"
newsletter which can be found online at
If you will be in Washington for the TRB meeting feel free to drop in on
Ed Christopher (Subcommittee Chair)
Bureau of Transportation Statistics