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The Merritt C. Becker, Jr. University of New Orleans Transportation Institute (UNOTI) focuses on the role of transportation in creating a sustainable, livable and resilient future. Faculty and staff associated with the Institute are recognized for their expertise in:

  • Transportation Policy for Sustainability, Livability, Resiliency and Disaster Recovery
  • Maritime and Port Planning
  • Evacuation Planning for Carless and Vulnerable Populations
  • Transit and Streetcars
  • Bicycle and Pedestrian Planning and Safety
  • Transit Oriented Development

UNOTI combines applied research, outreach and education to impact positively the transportation field from the local to the international spheres. The work done at the Institute continues to be integral in the post-Katrina recovery of New Orleans, and vital to the overall sustainability and economic competitiveness of the nation.


UNOTI Welcome Video from John Renne on Vimeo.


Apr 23
Support UNOTI's annual bike/ped data program: volunteer for a count! Sign up below, or see...
Apr 14
Join UNOTI and our community partners to help complete this year's citywide pedestrian and bicycle count program,...
Apr 13
RT @UrbanTranspoRRt: Top urban transportation influencers one should follow
Apr 10
Working the @PortNOLA tent @FQFestNOLA. Come by and see us and get a free koozie! We're in front of the aquarium. @dcswanso & @Bethany308
Apr 09
Learning about all the LNG facility investments in LA... $80 BILLION worth! @CCCNola2015