Major transportation arteries, particularly express ways and rapid transit lines, play crucial roles in the development of planned "new cities" throughout the world. One such role is helping to generate rising land values--the cornerstone on which the economic feasibility of new cities is built. This article explores some of the implications of that role regarding public policy towards major transportation arteries service new cities.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Published in Urban Transportation Perspectives and Prospects.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Newcastle University, Australia

    Department of Community Programmes
    Newcastle, New South Wales 2308,   Australia 

    Eno Transportation Foundation

    P.O. Box 2055, Saugatuck Station
    Westport, CT  United States  06880-0055
  • Authors:
    • Downs, A
  • Publication Date: 1982

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  • Accession Number: 00399700
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: HS-037 987
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 31 1985 12:00AM