A Handbook on planning and implementing transportation projects for serving the elderly is presented. The Handbook contains sections on getting organized, developing a data base, designing the service, selecting the right equipment, running the project, putting a budget together, monitoring and evaluation, paying for the project and problems related to franchise conflicts, insurance costs and labor problems. The Handbook also contains a separate flow chart showing all the steps described in the Handbook and permits easy planning of all stages. The Handbook also contains four Annexes which include sample survey forms, a route information and development chart, a list of vehicle and other equipment suppliers, and sample layouts for developing an operating expense analysis.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Institute of Public Administration


    Administration on Aging

    300 Independence Avenue, SW
    Washington, DC  United States  20203
  • Authors:
    • Revis, J
    • Eckman, A
    • Coit, R
    • Davidson, J
    • Revis, B
  • Publication Date: 1975-11

Media Info

  • Pagination: 284 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00094179
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: IPA/AoA-2 Final Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: DHEW-93-P-57405/1-03
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 29 1981 12:00AM