ENHANCING THE DEVELOPMENTAL IMPACT OF RAIL TRANSIT

A number of forces currently at work in the United States that are fostering the rebirth of urban rail transportation are discussed. It is stressed that in order to maximize the beneficial economic and developmental impact of future rail investment, certain procedures and techniques must be employed in the planning, design, and implementation of rail systems. The paper offers a set of guidelines and principles for transportation and land use policy makers.

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    Elsevier

    Radarweg 29
    Amsterdam,   Netherlands  1043 NX
  • Authors:
    • Priest, D E
  • Publication Date: 1980-3

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: p. 45-55
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00322036
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 30 1981 12:00AM