Welcome to NLTAPA!

John Velat

2015-2016 NLTAPA President
John Velat, Eastern TTAP

Welcome to the home of the National Local Technical Assistance Program Association! Formed in 1991, NLTAPA represents the 58 LTAP and TTAP member centers across the country and Puerto Rico. Please explore here for resources and events provided by the Association's Executive Committee, national partners, and member centers. You may also be interested in more details regarding FHWA's LTAP/TTAP Program, or in finding resources at individual centers. You can find that information at http://www.ltap.org.

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The "TTAPs" region covers each state. Click here to view that TTAPs group page.

Upcoming Events

Event begins July 18th - 8:30am EDT

Registration is open for the 2016 National LTAP/TTAP Conference, which will be held July 18-21 at the Concourse Hotel in Madison, Wisconsin.

The early bird registration period closes July 1, 2016. Starting July 2nd, the rate will increase to $475.

***Please Note - The Concourse Hotel room block is full.***

Rooms are available at the conference rate at the BEST WESTERN PLUS Inn On The Park 22 S Carroll Street, Madison, Wisconsin 53703 (across the Capitol Square – a five minute walk to the Concourse Hotel).
Call 800-279-8811 or 608-285-8000 ask for the “ 2016 National LTAP/TTAP Block”


January 7th - 3:28pm EST Training Resources
The 2016 NLTAPA Winter Business Meeting is just days away! The latest agenda is posted below. Additional files will be added to this page as they become available.
December 8th - 8:44am EST Executive Committee
Dear Friends, The 2016 National LTAP/TTAP Association winter business meeting is scheduled for Sunday, January 10, 2016 at the NHI offices in Arlington, VA. This meeting is an opportunity to meet friends and colleagues from the LTAP/TTAP community, hear about NLTAPA activities from the past year, and help guide NLTAPA activities  for the coming year.
September 15th - 8:35am EDT Executive Committee
The National Local Technical Assistance Program Association (NLTAPA) treasurer and vice president presented budget information at the January 2015 business meeting showing approved budgeted expenses exceeding annual income. As recommended by the NLTAPA membership, the Executive Committee formed an ad hoc budget committee to evaluate how to meet proposed expenses.
October 3rd - 1:29pm EDT Training Resources
Resource syntheses are documents created with the 58 member LTAP/TTAP centers in mind!  The documents contain information on the resources available from other LTAP/TTAP on a specific topic such as pavement preservation or winter maintenance.
October 3rd - 12:34pm EDT Training Resources
The Training Resources Work Group meets generally once a month for an hour via a web meeting format.  We also host two, in-person meetings annually in conjunction with the NLTAPA Winter and Summer business meetings.  
May 24th - 3:29pm EDT South Central
The Texas LTAP Center, providing training and technical assistance to municipal and county road agencies across Texas, has found a new home at the Public Works Institute at the University of Texas Arlington.
April 2nd - 4:18pm EDT TTAPs
The 19th Annual National Tribal Transportation Conference will be held in Anaheim, CA  this year and will take place from October 3-6, 2016.  This year's conference will be hosted by the Western Tribal Technical Assistance Program Center, with the support from the six Tribal Technical Assistance Program Centers and partners. 
February 9th - 9:36am EST Safety
http://www.nhtsa.gov/About+NHTSA/Press+Releases/nhtsa-sees-roadway-death... is a recent press release from NHTSA that unfortunately shows a rise in traffic fatalities. 
February 9th - 9:33am EST Safety
The FHWA Office of Safety has a new resource available:  http://safety.fhwa.dot.gov/local_rural/training/fhwasa16019/  
February 9th - 9:29am EST Safety
NCHRP Synthesis 486- State Practices for Local Road Safety is now published: