HOW TO SET UP A LOCAL PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION SERVICE IN YOUR COMMUNITY

Intended for small urban and rural areas, the document describes the steps necessary to set up public transportation services. Such subjects as estimating costs, obtaining funding, marketing the service, subsidizing a taxi operator, setting up a non-profit corporation to run the service, and developing the required forms for transit record-keeping are covered. The objective of the study was to provide a simple, straightforward guidebook for local officials and private groups to use in establishing public transit services.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Fresno County Council of Governments, California

    Fresno, CA  USA 

    Urban Mass Transportation Administration

    400 7th Street, SW
    Washington, DC  USA  20590
  • Authors:
    • Hart, K
  • Publication Date: 1975-9

Media Info

  • Pagination: 63 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00094241
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FCOG/TR-001 Final Rpt.
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Mar 29 2003 12:00AM