This handbook provides transit operating agencies, municipal, provincial and federal government agencies, suppliers and universities with a comprehensive reference and training document. There is comprehensive statistical data and state-of-the-art descriptions of the provision of public transit services in Canada. Subjects covered include: History of transit; General characteristics of Canadian transit systems; Demand characteristics; Transit surveys; Demand models; Transit technology; Capacity; Costs; Routes and networks; Bus stops and terminals; Transportation systems management; Scheduling; Service monitoring; Service control; Fleet management; Fare policy and collection; Safety and training; Organization (legal and institutional); Budget and finance; Accounting, Marketing; Labor relations; Techniques for modal comparisons; Energy, Service for the Disabled; Transit and land use.

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  • Accession Number: 00387876
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 28 1984 12:00AM