PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION PLANNING ISSUES

This compilation of eight reports covers a number of issues of interest to planners, administrators and professionals in the field of public transportation. Topics include funding sources, determination of market sectors, operations and levels of service. Hedges advocates low-capital and non-capital alternatives. Anderson and Hoel present an analysis of latent demand at various service levels. Benson discusses suburban transport planning. Wilson et al discuss marketing aspects of transit. Mix and Dickey report on rural transport problems. Vuchic et al discuss Pennsylvania DOT's guidelines for local transit operations. Botzow describes a system of patron service variables, applicable to any mode.

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  • Media Type: Print
  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00097286
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: 0309023645
  • Files: TRIS, TRB, ATRI
  • Created Date: Jul 29 1981 12:00AM