The objective of this paper is to provide background, raise issues, and stimulate discussion on the topic of public transportation monitoring. Covered in the paper are the following areas: concern for performance; factors that influence public transportation performance; basis for evaluating public transportation performance; structuring appropriate performance indicators; prospective changes in UMTA Section 15 reporting; and performance monitoring issues. An Appendix contains the final recommendations of the APTA Section 15 Committee.

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  • Publication Date: 1988-12

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  • Pagination: p. 19-36
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  • Created Date: May 31 1990 12:00AM