SMALL CITY TRANSIT: ANN ARBOR, MICHIGAN, PILOT DIAL-A-RIDE PROJECT IN A SECTOR OF THE CITY

Ann Arbor, Michigan, is an illustration of a pilot dial-a-ride project implemented to test the feasibility of a coordinated dial-a-ride/fixed route service. This case study is one of thirteen examples of a transit service in a samll community. The background of the community is discussed along with a description of the implementation process and operational characteristics of the transit service. The process through which the community responds to the specific needs for transit service within the local context is stressed.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • See also PB-251504
  • Corporate Authors:

    Transportation Systems Center

    55 Broadway, Kendall Square
    Cambridge, MA  USA  02142

    Urban Mass Transportation Administration

    400 7th Street, SW
    Washington, DC  USA  20590
  • Authors:
    • Michener, W
    • Waksman, R
  • Publication Date: 1976-3

Media Info

  • Pagination: 14 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00133208
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: DOT-TSC-UMTA-76-5-3 Final Rpt., UMTA-MA-06-0049-76-3
  • Contract Numbers: MA-06-0049
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jun 23 1981 12:00AM