A TECHNICAL REPORT ON A MICHIGAN STATE RAILROAD PLAN

This report is one product of a continuing study of the railroad system of the State of Michigan for the purpose of developing a State Railroad Plan. Federal Railroad Administration supported this planning, and a similar effort in Wisconsin, as pilot efforts at statewide railroad system planning, an activity for which there is no precedent. The chapters: Background on the railroad system of Michigan; Analyses made with a statewide perspective; Methodology and analysis of lines identified for possible service termination; Possible service and traffic changes on lines identifed for possible termination; Discussion of alternative state railroad policies; Summary and suggestions for future railroad planning needs.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • This report was prepared for the Railroad Planning Section, Bureau of Transportation Planning, Department of State Highways and Transportation, Lansing, Michigan 48904.
  • Corporate Authors:

    CONSAD Research Corporation

    121 North Highland Avenue
    Pittsburgh, PA  USA  15206
  • Publication Date: 1975-1

Media Info

  • Features: Appendices; Figures; Tables;
  • Pagination: 122 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00099363
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 27 1975 12:00AM