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Metropolitan planning organizations (Nggks)

Definition
Organizations designated by governors as responsible together with the state for transportation planning in an urbanized area according to 23 USC 134. These organizations serve as the forum for cooperative decision-making by principal elected officials of general local government. (Source: AASHTO Glossary)
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Local government agencies (Nggk)
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Public works departments (Nggka)
Highway departments (Nggkd)
Fire departments (Nggkf)
Police departments (Nggkp)
Councils of government (Nggkt)