BART AND METRO--RAPID TRANSIT FOR THE SAN FRANCISCO AND WASHINGTON, DC. AREAS 1964-MARCH, 1980 (CITATIONS FROM THE NTIS DATA BASE)

The two-section bibliography is devoted to the development of rapid rail mass transportation in two major metropolitan areas. The first section contains citations referring to BART, the San Francisco Bay area rapid transit system in California. Section two refers to the combined subway and surface transit system for the District of Columbia and outlying areas in Maryland and Virginia. Materials in both sections cover line siting, policies and planning, cars and power systems, stations and trackwork, human factors, travel patterns, and public attitudes. Attention is given to financing, revenue, maintenance, local impact, and environmental impact, as well as fare collection, noise, and legislation. Local and regional needs are discussed. (This updated bibliography contains 351 abstracts, 23 of which are new entries to the previous edition.)

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  • Pagination: 358 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00318088
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 22 1981 12:00AM