FIRST COURSE ON REGIONAL PLANNING. THEME 3: TRANSPORT AND TRAFFIC. 3.3. DEVELOPMENT OF TRANSPORT STRATEGIES IN URBANIZED ZONES

I CURSO DE PLANIFICACION TERRITORIAL. TEMA 3: TRANSPORTE Y TRAFICO. 3.3. DESARROLLO DE ESTRATEGIAS DE TRANSPORTE EN REGIONES URBANIZADAS

THIS REPORT DESCRIBES THE DEVELOPMENT OF URBAN TRANSPORT PLANNING IN THE UNITED KINGDOM DURING THE LAST TEN YEARS. PRESENT TRANSPORT PROBLEMS ARE EXAMINED WITH THEIR POSSIBLE SOLUTIONS. THE EFFECTS OF THE BUCHANAN REPORT IN GREAT BRITAIN ARE ANALYZED: STUDY OF LAND USE AND ITS INFLUENCE ON TRANSPORT, POLICY DERIVED FROM THESE STUDIES, LEGISLATION PASSED FOR ESTABLISHING A RELATION BETWEEN TRANSPORT PLANNING AND TOWN PLANNING. EMPHASIS IS PLACED ON THE NEED OF FINDING AN EQUILIBRIUM BETWEEN VEHICLE MOVEMENT REQUIREMENTS AND IMPROVEMENT IN ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY. THE PROBLEM OF TRAFFIC NOISE IS EXAMINED TOGETHER WITH THE RECOMMENDATIONS PUBLISHED IN 1972 BY A PARLIAMENTARY COMMISSION REGARDING URBAN TRANSPORT PLANNING. FOR THE COVERING ABSTRACT SEE IRRD ABSTRACT NO 106086.

  • Authors:
    • CROW, G P
  • Publication Date: 1974-7

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  • Spanish

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  • Accession Number: 01298624
  • 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 6:49AM