Miami-Dade 2040 LRTP - Oct. 23, 2014

MIAMI-DADE LONG RANGE TRANSPORTATION PLAN UPDATE TO THE YEAR 2040 Chapter 9 | Wheels in Motion EYES ON THE FUTURE | 9-11 Safety To achieve a significant reduction in traffic fatalities and serious injuries on all public roads To maintain the highway infrastructure asset system in a state of good repair Congestion Reduction To achieve a significant reduction in congestion on the National Highway System System Reliability To improve the efficiency of the surface transportation system To improve the national freight network, strengthen the ability of rural communities to access national and international trade markets, and support regional economic development To enhance the performance of the transportation system while protecting and enhancing the natural environment To reduce project costs, promote jobs and the economy, and expe- dite the movement of people and goods by accelerating project completion through eliminating delays in the project development and delivery process, including reducing regulatory burdens and improving agencies’ work practices Infrastructure Condition Freight Movement and Economic Vitality Environmental Sustainability Reduced Project Delivery Delays Figure 9-3 | MAP-21 National Performance Goals