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Aerial phoograph of highway clover-leaf interchangeThe planning process consists of a series of related efforts that involve multiple agencies, studies, project coordination, funding mechanisms, and public participation. Due to complex regulations, funding availability, and competing needs, there is often an extended period of planning (sometimes years) from when an idea is first proposed to when an actual transportation project becomes reality.

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