SERVICE AND METHODS DEMONSTRATION PROGRAM. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

The objectives of the program are to: (1) provide more efficient and effective public transportation service; (2) bring about the use of local regulatory and pricing authority to encourage ridesharing and transit use; (3) develop a mix of innovative transit service models that appeal to a wide range of user groups; (4) integrate the use of private and public providers into a comprehensive set of public transportation services; (5) develop information to assist local, state, and Federal policy formulation; (6) guide an improved level of local response to UMTA regulations concerning transportation system management (TSM), elderly and handicapped, and Alternatives Analysis. This Executive Summary contains a summary of the contents of the Service and Methods Demonstration Program Annual Report for fiscal year 1978.

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  • Supplemental Notes:
    • See also report dated July 78, PB-292008.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Transportation Systems Center

    55 Broadway, Kendall Square
    Cambridge, MA  United States  02142

    Urban Mass Transportation Administration

    400 7th Street, SW
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Authors:
    • Spear, B D
    • Casey, R
    • KENDALL, D
    • Ott, M
    • PAGE, E
  • Publication Date: 1979-8

Media Info

  • Media Type: Digital/other
  • Pagination: 43 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00304794
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: UMTA-MA-06-004907907Ann Rpt.
  • Files: NTIS, NTL, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jan 15 1981 12:00AM