EAST-WEST TRANSITWAY LOCATION. MILWAUKEE TRANSIT STUDY

THE PURPOSE OF THIS REPORT IS TO DEFINE THE LOCATION OF AND PREPARE THE PRELIMINARY DESIGN FOR AN EAST-WEST RAPID TRANSITWAY FROM THE MILWAUKEE COUNTY LINE TO THE CENTRAL BUSINESS DISTRICT. THE REPORT CONTAINS ALL EXISTING ALIGNMENT DATA, SUMMARIZES THE EVALUATION OF ALTERNATIVES, AND RECOMMENDS A NARROW CORRIDOR FOR LOCATION OF THE TRANSITWAY. EIGHT POTENTIAL ROUTE LOCATIONS WERE EVALUATED USING A RANK SENSITIVITY TYPE OF ANALYSIS. EVALUATIVE CRITERIA INCLUDED SERVICE TO SPECIAL TRIP GENERATOR, JOINT DEVELOPMENT POTENTIALS, SERVICE TO THE CENTRAL BUSINESS DISTRICT, LAND-USE DISRUPTIONS, AND TRANSITWAY ENGINEERING REQUIREMENTS AND ASSOCIATED COSTS. /AUTHOR/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Contract No UMTA-WIS-T9-1
  • Corporate Authors:

    Barton-Aschman Associates, Incorporated

    1771 West Howard Street
    Chicago, IL  USA  60626
  • Publication Date: 1970-10

Media Info

  • Pagination: 84 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00242328
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Tech Rept
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 20 1973 12:00AM