BLUE STREAK BUS RAPID TRANSIT DEMONSTRATION PROJECT-PHASE I

THE BLUE STREAK PROJECT PROVIDES PEAK PERIOD EXPRESS BUS SERVICE FOR THE I-5 CORRIDOR NORTH TO SEATTLE, WASHINGTON. SEVEN EXISTING BUS ROUTES WERE RE-ROUTED TO USE THE I-5 FREEWAY AND ONE NEW ROUTE WAS ESTABLISHED FROM A PARK-RIDE LOT EIGHT MILES NORTH OF THE SEATTLE CBD. THE BUSES OPERATE IN MIXED TRAFFIC ON THE FREEWAY AND ARE GRANTED THE EXCLUSIVE USE OF THE LAST EXIT RAMP ON THE FREEWAY. THE BUSES CIRCULATE IN THE CBD ON A CLOCKWISE LOOP IN THE AM PEAK AND A COUNTERCLOCKWISE LOOP IN THE PM PEAK. /AUTHOR/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Contract No DOT-UT-130
  • Corporate Authors:

    Washington State Department of Highways

    Olympia, WA  United States 
  • Publication Date: 1971-11

Media Info

  • Pagination: 112 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00242327
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Int Rep
  • Files: TRIS, STATEDOT
  • Created Date: Aug 20 1981 12:00AM