THE PRIORITY LANES FOR PUBLIC TRANSPORT. CATALOGUE OF CASES - STUDIES - IMPLEMENTATION

LES AXES PRIORITAIRES DE TRANSPORTS COLLECTIFS. CATALOGUE DE CAS - ETUDES - REALISATIONS

THE PAPER DESCRIBES SEVEN CASE HISTORIES, IN DIFFERENT FRENCH TOWNS, WHERE THE ARRANGEMENT OF ROAD NETWORKS IN FAVOUR OF PUBLIC TRANSPORT HAS BEEN CARRIED OUT OR IS PLANNED IN THE SHORT TERM. THESE TOWNS ARE: ALENCON, CLERMONT-FERRAND, EVRY, GRENOBLE, IVRY, VITRY, LE MANS, LYON, NICE, SAINT ETIENNE. THE VARIOUS EXAMPLES DEMONSTRATE DIFFERENT LEVELS OF DEVELOPMENT: VARIATIONS IN THE URBAN CONTEXT (LARGE CITY OR SMALL TOWN, INNER SUBURB, TOWN CENTRE, OUTLYING AREA, NEW TOWN), SCHEMES CARRIED OUT OR PROJECTS MORE OR LESS ADVANCED, VARIOUS TYPES OF ROLLING STOCK (BUSES, TROLLEY BUSES OR TRAMWAYS), VARIETY IN LAYOUT, (RESERVED LANES AT DIFFERENT POSITIONS ON THE CARRIAGEWAY, MIXED ROADS - PEDESTRIANS - PUBLIC TRANSPORT, AT-GRADE EXCLUSIVE RIGHTS OF WAY, PRIORITY FOR PUBLIC TRANSPORT AT JUNCTIONS, INTERCHANGE STATIONS). IN EACH CASE HISTORY THE GENERAL CONCEPTION OF THE SCHEME IS FIRST PRESENTED, THEN THE SCHEME PROPER, FOLLOWED BY DETAILS OF THE SCHEME.

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    CENTRE D'ETUDES DES TRANSPORTS URBAINS

    AVENUE ARISTIDE BRIAND 46
    BAGNEUX,   France  F-92223

    CENTRE D'ETUDES DES TRANSPORTS URBAINS

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  • Publication Date: 1978-9

Language

  • French

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  • Pagination: 134P

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  • Accession Number: 01289998
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Institut Francais des Sciences et Technologies des Transports, de l'Aménagement et des Réseaux (IFSTTAR)
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Nov 21 2010 2:01AM