TRANSPORTATION AND AIR QUALITY
This report summarizes a Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) seminar on key issues in air quality and transportation planning held last year (1991)--supplemented by an individual perspective on findings which have emerged during the year since the seminar. The report is organized as follows: Part A--Air Quality and Transportation Planning: An Assessment of Recent Developments, by G. Harvey and E. Deakin; and Part B--Summary of Presentations. Part A covers the following: Introduction; Methods for Reducing Mobile Source Emissions; Vehicle Technology; Land Use; Pricing; Summary; Integration of Transportation and Air Quality; Conclusions; Research Needs; and Resources. Part B covers these topics: Introduction to the Transportation and Air Quality Problem; Effectiveness of Transportation Control Measures in Reducing VMT, Trips, and Emissions; Air Quality Strategies Not Controlled by Highway Decision Makers; Issues of Highway Capacity and VMT, Trips, and Emissions; Air Quality, the Transportation Planning Process, New Control Measures, and Improvements to Forecasting Models; and Summary and Interpretations.
- This summary report is Number 5 in the Federal Highway Administration's Searching for Solutions: A Policy Discussion Series.
Washington, DC United States 20590
- Publication Date: 1992-8
- Pagination: 36 p.
- TRT Terms: Air quality; Air quality management; Conferences; Exhaust gases; Forecasting; Highway capacity; Land use; Pricing; Research; Strategic planning; Technology; Transportation planning; Travel demand management; Vehicles
- Old TRIS Terms: Exhaust emission control
- Subject Areas: Highways; Planning and Forecasting; Public Transportation; Research; Vehicles and Equipment; I72: Traffic and Transport Planning;
- Accession Number: 00625058
- Record Type: Publication
- Report/Paper Numbers: FHWA-PL-92-029
- Files: TRIS, ATRI, USDOT
- Created Date: Oct 8 1993 12:00AM