EAU CLAIRE TRANSIT STUDY--TECHNICAL SUPPLEMENT

THIS IS THE TECHNICAL SUPPLEMENT REPORT WHICH, A ALONG WITH THE FINAL REPORT, IS PART OF A STUDY TO DETERMINE THE CONTINUED PROVISION OF THE PRIVATELY OWNED CITY TRANSIT BUS SERVICE BY THE CITY OF EAU CLAIRE, WISCONSIN. INCLUDED IN THE TECHNICAL SUPPLEMENT ARE: RECOMMENDED BUS ROUTES, AN APPRAISAL OF EAU CLAIRE TRANSPORTATION COMPANY CITY BUS FLEET, AND A 1972 NON-RIDER BUS SURVEY. THE FIRST PART INCLUDES RECOMMENDED ROUTE CHANGES AND A DISCUSSION OF THOSE CHANGES BY TRANSIT ROUTE FELLOWS. THE PURPOSE OF THE ROUTE CHANGE PROPOSAL IS TO TAILOR THE SERVICE TO CONCIDE WITH TRAVEL DEMAND. THE PURPOSE OF THE SECOND SECTION IS TO DETERMINE THE EXPECTED CAPITAL COSTS TO THE CITY OF EAU CLAIRE OF ASSUMING PUBLIC OPERATION OF THE CITY TRANSIT SYSTEM PRESENTLY OPERATED BY THE EAU CLAIRE TRANSPORTATION COMPANY. QUESTIONS ADDRESSED IN THIS SECTION INCLUDE: (1) IT IS ADVISABLE TO PURCHASE THE VEHICLES PRESENTLY OPERATED? (2) WAHT IS THE VALUE OF THESE VEHICLES? (3) IS IT POSSIBLE TO PURCHASE THE FACILITY PRESENTLY USED TO SERVICE THE CITY BUS FLEET? AND (4) WHAT ARE THE ALTERNATIVES TO PURCHASE OF THESE FACILITIES AND THEIR FINANCIAL IMPLICATIONS? THE THIRD SECTION, THE NON-RIDER SURVEY, COVERS AREAS SUCH AS SCHOOL, HOSPITALS, SENIOR CITIZENS, SHOPPING AREAS, DOWNTOWN, EMPLOYMENT AREAS AND UNIVERSITY AREAS. SAMPLE SURVEY AND RESULTANT STATISTICS ARE INCLUDED. /UMTA/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Contract WI-09-0009 UMTA-WI-09-0009-73-2
  • Corporate Authors:

    Dalton, Dalton, Little, Newport

    3605 Warrensville Center Road
    Cleveland, OH  United States  44122

    Ate Management & Service Co, Inc

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  • Publication Date: 1973-2

Media Info

  • Pagination: 82 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00239696
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 15 1982 12:00AM