THE EXCLUSIVE BUS LANE ON THE NEW JERSEY APPROACH TO THE LINCOLN TUNNEL

THE PLANNING, DESIGN, AND OPERATION OF THE REVERSE-FLOW EXCLUSIVE BUS LANE ON NEW JERSEY ROUTE I-495 ARE DESCRIBED. MULTI-AGENCY PARTICIPATION IS DISCUSSED, AND A BRIEF HISTORY OF EVENTS LEADING TO THE BUS LANE IMPLEMENTATION IS GIVEN. ELEMENTS OF THE EXTENSIVE PUBLIC INFORMATION PROGRAM ARE DESCRIBED, AND COSTS, BENEFITS, AND FIRST-YEAR OPERATING STATISTICS ARE PRESENTED FOR THE ONGOING BUS LANE PROJECT. THE RESULTS OF AN EXTENSIVE SERIES OF EVALUATION SURVEYS- BOTH TRAFFIC AND ATTITUDE-DOCUMENT THE SUCCESS AND WIDESPREAD SUPPORT OF THE PROJECT. ELEMENTS OF THE PLAN FOR PERMANENT OPERATION OF THE PROJECT ARE DISCUSSED.

Media Info

  • Media Type: Print
  • Features: Figures;
  • Pagination: pp 38-48
  • Monograph Title: Mass transportation: application of current technology
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00242409
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: 0309020875
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: May 15 1973 12:00AM