MARKET OPPORTUNITY ANALYSIS FOR SHORT-RANGE PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION PLANNING: TRANSPORTATION SERVICES FOR THE TRANSPORTATION DISADVANTAGED

This report addresses issues arising from provision of transportation services to the transportation disadvantaged in response to recent legislation and regulations. Social and economic impacts are substantial. Recommendations are developed on the premise that existing legislation and regulations are susceptible to change. Through an elucidation of the issues and alternative courses of action, this report should help in the future selection of more efficient, economical, and socially acceptable approaches. (Author)

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  • Authors:
    • Hood, T C
    • Bell, T L
    • Sovchen, C A
    • Heathington, K W
  • Publication Date: 1979-10

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  • Media Type: Digital/other
  • Features: Appendices; Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 52 p.
  • Serial:
    • NCHRP Report
    • Issue Number: 209
    • Publisher: Transportation Research Board
    • ISSN: 0077-5614
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    Open Access (libre)

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  • Accession Number: 00308094
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: May 7 1981 12:00AM