TRENDS AND OPTIONS FOR INCREASING THE ROLE OF THE PRIVATE SECTOR IN URBAN TRANSPORTATION

The proposed legislation for reforming the public transportation institutions in the Chicago region could make a very significant contribution toward reducing the escalating transportation operating deficits and increasing public transportation service by mandating that transportation planning be outside the control of public transportation operating agencies, that provision be made to ensure private provider representation in the planning process and that, to the greatest extent feasible, on new and on heavily subsidized routes, the choice of the transportation provider be made on the basis of better serving the region's total transportation needs.

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    Institute for Transportation, Incorporated

    1410 Duke University Road
    Durham, NC  United States  27705
  • Authors:
    • Pikarsky, M
    • Johnson, C M
  • Publication Date: 1983

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  • Accession Number: 00390114
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • ISBN: J Adv Transp
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 30 1984 12:00AM