Joint HEW-UMTA evaluation of elderly and handicapped transportation services in Region IV

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Other titlesJoint H.E.W.-U.M.T.A. evaluation of elderly and handicapped transportation services in Region IV.
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Joint H.E.W.-U.M.T.A. evaluation of elderly and handicapped transportation services in Region IV Responsibility: for U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Office of the Principal Regional Official, Region IV -Atlanta, Georgia and U.S.

Department of Transportation, Urban Mass Transportation Administration, Region IV - Atlanta, Georgia by Carter-Goble-Roberts, Inc. Transportation for the Elderly and Handicapped in Fond Du Lac County Fond du Lac Elderly and Handicapped Technical Advisory Committee, Sharon M.

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