White Paper 1: Vision, Goals and Objectives
White Paper 1 presents a vision, goals and objectives for the region’s transportation system. It describes how the transportation system would rest on a foundation of the three pillars: people, the environment and the economy. The paper also presents a preliminary set of indicators by which progress towards the achievement of the RTP’s vision, goals and objectives could be measured.
White Paper 2: Preliminary Directions and Concepts
White Paper 2 draws together transformational policy programs and tools and well-integrated and functional infrastructure, which together are intended to promote:
1. A high quality of life;
2. A thriving, healthy and protected environment; and
3. A strong, prosperous and competitive economy.
The paper sets out a preliminary analysis of several test concepts as well as a business-as-usual sce-nario for the transportation infrastructure system for a preliminary performance/cost comparison.
White Paper 2 also discusses implementation activities and issues, including necessary co-ordination activities and collaborations.