FINAL REPORT OF THE AASHTO STANDING COMMITTEE ON HIGHWAYS TASK FORCE ON COMMERCIALIZATION OF INTERSTATE HIGHWAY REST AREAS

This report contains the issues examined and recommendations made by the AASHTO Task Force on the Commercialization of Interstate Highway Rest Areas. Also included is an Executive Summary of the Task Force recommendations for each issue. The issues examined were in the following areas: legal requirements; vending machine program; services provided; utilities; rest area maintenance; overnight truck parking; truck inspection/weighing; local involvement; financial considerations; State operated welcome center; access options; privatization/commercialization expenses of State highway agencies with recent rest area development projects involving private developers; State interest in a voluntary rest area commercialization action plan; and an action plan proposal.

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  • Pagination: 17 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00608658
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 31 1991 12:00AM