Comprehensive Bus Network Redesigns

This synthesis provides an overview of the current state of practice regarding comprehensive bus network redesign. The study captures the state of the practice among agencies of different sizes, geographic locations, and modes. The study presents a literature review and results of a survey of transit agencies having current or prior experience with considering, planning, and/or implementing a bus system redesign. Thirty-eight completed responses were received. Case examples of five transit systems are provided; these present an in-depth analysis of the processes and considerations, challenges, lessons learned, and keys to success. Conclusions in the areas of vision, goals, and objectives; planning process; service design elements; internal agency impacts; and outreach and education are highlighted.


  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Digital/other
  • Features: Appendices; Figures; Glossary; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 203p
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    Open Access (libre)

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01710594
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: 9780309480246
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Project J-7, Topic SA-44
  • Files: TRIS, TRB, ATRI
  • Created Date: Jul 10 2019 9:57AM