PUBLIC TRANSIT STUDY

THE FUNDAMENTAL CHANGE IN URBAN DEVELOPMENT PATTERNS OF THE ALBANY-SCHENECTADY-TROY REGION AND THEIR IMPACT ON THE DEMANDS AND PROVISIONS OF PUBLIC TRANSIT ARE EXAMINED. BUS TRANSIT SERVICE IS ANALYZED IN TERMS OF ACCESSIBILITY, DEPENDABILITY, SYSTEM SPEED, TRENDS OF PATRONAGE AND OPERATING REVENUES AND COSTS, ETC. THE RIDERSHIP CHARACTERISTICS WHICH COMPLICATE THE PROBLEMS OF PUBLIC TRANSIT OPERATION ARE DISCUSSED IN DETAIL. THE REPORT ALSO IDENTIFIES AND EVALUATES ALL OF THE ON-GOING GOVERNMENT PROGRAMS AND PROJECTS FOR THE IMPROVEMENT OF PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION IN THE REGION. SPECIFIC RECOMMENDATIONS ARE MADE ON THE MEASURES AND POLICIES NECESSARY FOR THE IMPROVEMENT OF PUBLIC TRANSIT SERVICE IN THE REGION. /AUTHOR/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • NO CDRPC-70-2-04
  • Corporate Authors:

    Capital District Reg Plng Comm

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  • Publication Date: 1971-12

Media Info

  • Pagination: 134 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00242326
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 20 1982 12:00AM