MARKET POTENTIAL MODEL AND ITS APPLICATION TO A REGIONAL PLANNING PROBLEM

THIS STUDY CONSIDERED THE FOLLOWING ASPECTS OF A REGIONAL PLANNING PROBLEM IN BALTIMORE' IS THERE A POTENTIAL IN THE ENVISAGED IN THE METROTOWN CENTER CONCEPT, AND IF SO, HOW MANY, WHERE AND WHEN. ANSWERS TO THESE QUESTIONS WERE SOUGHT THROUGH THE DEVELOPMENT OF AN ESTIMATING TOOL /MARKET POTENTIAL MODEL/ THAT PERMITS A FLEXIBLE EVALUATIVE PROCED- URE TO CONSIDER ALTERNATIVE PATTERNS OF FUTURE RETAIL IN THE BALTIMORE REGION. THE SCALE, LOCATION AND TIMING OF A LARGE NUMBER OF RETAIL CORES WERE IDENTIFIED, INDICATING A KEY COMPONENT OF THE METROTOWN CENTER CONCEPT TO BE CONSISTENT WITH THE URBAN GROWTH PROCESSES. /AUTHOR/

Media Info

  • Media Type: Print
  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: pp 19-41
  • Monograph Title: Urban transportation planning techniques and concepts
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00239734
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: Apr 1 1994 12:00AM