Preferential Lane Use for Heavy Trucks

This report examines the issues associated with truck use of managed lane facilities. It discusses current managed lane facilities that allow for truck access and presents some findings and lessons learned from these experiments. This report also discusses some of the safety, operational, and infrastructure issues that should be considered when allowing trucks to access managed lanes. The report begins with an overview of why state, regional, and local transportation agencies might consider allowing trucks to access managed lanes. The report next discusses managed lane facilities that allow for truck access and those that do not. Considerations for truck access to managed lanes are then presented, followed by conclusions.

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Digital/other
  • Edition: Final Report
  • Features: Figures; Photos; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 29p

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01608518
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: PRC 15-39 F
  • Files: NTL, TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 9 2016 2:55PM