Federal, state, and local governments should engage in post-disaster recovery efforts that reach all populations, including older adults, people with disabilities, and their
Travel should be safe, including during declared public health crises.
One indicator of smart fiscal practices is maintaining balance between spending and revenues. Occasionally deficits may be necessary.
Public transportation providers should receive sufficient funding to ensure a clean and safe operating environment for employees and riders during public health emergencies.
Government budgets reflect the priorities of policymakers.
Federal, state, and local policymakers should plan for and mitigate potential natural hazards.