IMPACT OF NEW TRANSIT SERVICE IN JOHNSON CITY, TENNESSEE

The primary objectives of this study were to document important events related to the development of the transit system and to identify its impacts on: (1) the travel behavior and modal choice decisions of individuals representing different transit markets; (2) alternative suppliers of transportation services, such as social service agencies; (3) retail businesses and employers of selected categories; and (4) vehicle occupancies, roadway volumes, and the availability of downtown parking. the study relied primarily on "before" and "after" surveys of businesses, social service agencies, users of transit service, and traffic volume. Also presented is a brief review of the history of development of transit services in Johnson City.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Southeastern Transportation Center

    University of Tennessee
    309 Conference Center Building
    Knoxville, TN  United States  37996-4133

    Urban Mass Transportation Administration

    400 7th Street, SW
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Authors:
    • Wegmann, F J
    • Chatterjee, A
  • Publication Date: 1981-1

Media Info

  • Pagination: 137 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00337204
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: UMTA-TN-11-0003-81-1Final Rpt.
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Aug 30 1982 12:00AM