SUMMARY OF THE 1968 NATIONAL REST AREA USAGE STUDY

AN ANALYSIS IS PRESENTED OF THE CHARACTERISTICS OF THE USAGE OF REST AREAS BY THE MOTORISTS. IT IS BASED UPON 78,619 INTERVIEWS OF REST AREA USERS MADE BY THE STATES IN THE SUMMER OF 1968 AT 59 REST AREAS ON THE INTERSTATE HIGHWAY SYSTEM AND AT 54 REST AREAS ON THE REMAINING HIGHWAY SYSTEMS. THIS REPORT PLUS REPORTS IN SUCCEEDING YEARS WILL PROVIDE A BASE OF DATA FOR MEASURING ONE TYPE OF SERVICE PERFORMED BY HIGHWAY FACILITIES AND FOR DESIGNING REST AREAS. /AUTHOR/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Federal Highway Administration

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    Bureau of Public Roads /US

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  • Authors:
    • Litz, L E
    • Lieder, N
    • McCann, H
  • Publication Date: 0

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00227526
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Bureau of Public Roads /US
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jul 27 1970 12:00AM