Reform, Planning, and Project Evaluation
Econsult Solutions, Inc. can provide you with the objective economic analyses to help you make the most viable and sustainable decision for your area.
Our transportation clients often require assistance, whether for purposes of reform, planning, or project evaluation.
We help transportation agencies ensure investments achieve the desired outcomes, positively impact local communities, and ensure tolls and fees are set fairly and do not hinder economic growth. Key areas of work include:
- Infrastructure financing
- Toll implementation analyses
- Budgeting and internal planning
- Economic impact analyses
- Grant application support
- Tax districts such as: Tax Increment Financing (TIF), Transit Revitalization Investment Districts (TRIDs), Business Improvement Districts (BIDs)
- Public-private approaches to investments
Econsult Solutions, Inc. brings a wealth of experience as practitioners, advisors, transportation economists, and instructors. Our economists and experts have served in leadership positions at a number of transit agencies.
Richard Voith, PhD, is an expert in transportation economics. He has served on the Board of Directors of SEPTA for eight years, three of those years as Vice Chairman. He was also a member of Pennsylvania Governor Rendell’s 9-member Transportation Funding and Reform Commission.
Peter Angelides, PhD, AICP, is trained in Economics and City Planning, and has assisted clients with many transportation projects such as preparing environmental impact statements for the Washington DC Metrorail system.