TECHNICAL INPUTS IN THE URBAN TRANSPORTATION PLANNING PROCESS, SYRACUSE METROPOLITAN AREA: A CASE STUDY

THIS REPORT EXAMINES ONE ASPECT OF THE PLANNING PROCESS USED IN THE FIELD OF URBAN TRANSPORTATION; THE DATA BASE EMPLOYED AND THE ANALYTICAL TECHNIQUES APPLIED TO IT. USING THE SYRACUSE METROPOLITAN AREA AND ITS MAJOR TRANSPORTATION PLANNING EFFORT AS A CASE STUDY, THE REPORT INVESTIGATES THE MORE TECHNICAL SIDE OF THE PLANNING PROCESS, CONCENTRATING ON THE ADEQUACY OF THE DATA USED, THE POWER OF THE MODELING TECHNIQUES EMPLOYED, THE SCOPE OF THE PROCESS ESPECIALLY EVALUATING THE ALTERNATIVE PLANS AS DEFINED BY THE CAPACITY AND LIMITATIONS OF THE OBJECTIVE CHARACTER OF THE TECHNIQUES, AND THE INFORMATION EXCHANGE AMONG THE PARTICIPATING AGENCIES.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • NY-11-0005
  • Corporate Authors:

    Syracuse University

    Urban Transportation Institute
    Syracuse, NY  USA  13244
  • Authors:
    • Poister, T
  • Publication Date: 1972-12

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00242174
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Urban Mass Transportation Administration
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Apr 20 1974 12:00AM