The objective of this paper is to outline the impacts and options that should be considered in the selection of bus routes for competitive bidding. In the first two sections, cost and labor considerations are discussed. These sections are followed by a discussion of the advantages and disadvantages of the concentration/dispersion strategies for selecting bus routes and a brief discussion of timing issues.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • This publication was written for the Public Private Transportation Network (PPTN), an Urban Mass Transportation Administration (UMTA) technical assistance program.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Comsis Corporation

    8737 Colesville Road
    Silver Spring, MD  United States  20910
  • Authors:
    • McCollom, B E
  • Publication Date: 1988-2

Media Info

  • Features: Tables;
  • Pagination: 15 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00607595
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 30 1991 12:00AM