DTS BEGINS 'DIAL-A-TRIP' SERVICE

AN EXPERIMENTAL PROJECT THAT PERMITS SENIOR CITIZENS WHO LIVE IN A DALLAS APARTMENT COMPLEX TO CALL AND REQUEST A BUS DURING NONRUSH HOURS, SATURDAYS, SUNDAYS, AND HOLIDAYS IS DESCRIBED. THE BUS DEVIATES FROM ITS ROUTE BY ONE BLOCK AFTER HEARING FROM THE DISPATCHER VIA TWO-WAY RADIO; LIKEWISE ON THE RETURN TRIP THE SENIOR CITIZEN TELLS THE BUS DRIVER WHERE TO STOP.

Media Info

  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 2
  • Serial:
    • Passenger Transport
    • Volume: 30
    • Issue Number: 27
    • Publisher: American Public Transportation Association
    • ISSN: 0364-345X

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00241743
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 31 1972 12:00AM