PARKING TURNOUTS AND REST AREAS

THE FINAL REPORT OF THE SUBCOMMITTEE ON PARKING TURNOUTS AND REST AREAS SUMMARIZES THE EXPERIENCE OF THE STATES REGARDING: (1) TRENDS IN TURNOUT AND REST AREA DESIGN, AND GENERAL CLASSIFICATION OF SUCH ROADSIDE DEVELOPMENTS; (2) FACTORS GOVERNING LOCATION, SELECTION, AND ACQUISITION OF SITES FOR TURNOUTS AND REST AREAS AND THE DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT OF SUCH ROADSIDE AREAS; (3) BASIC PRINCIPLES REGARDING DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION, AND MAINTENANCE OF TURNOUTS AND REST AREAS ON OPEN COUNTRY HIGHWAYS IN ALL REGIONS; AND (4) CONCLUSIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS LEADING TOWARD A SUGGESTED POLICY OF INCLUDING NECESSARY TRAFFIC AND DRIVER-SERVICE AREAS AS A PART OF FUTURE LOCATION, DESIGN, AND CONSTRUCTION OF COMPLETE HIGHWAYS./AUTHOR/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • No 222, P 4
  • Authors:
    • Gordon, G B
  • Publication Date: 1952

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  • Accession Number: 00205041
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 15 1971 12:00AM