PRT IMPACT STUDY, A PRE-PRT PHASE. VOLUME I. TRAVEL ANALYSIS

Part of a three-volume work, this report describes the analysis performed on travel data collected for the Pre-PRT Impact Study. The data analyzed consist of travel behavior, travel patterns, model utilization and travel costs of various modes of travel in Morgantown before the revenue operation of the PRT in Morgantown. The analysis resulted in estimates of travel by various subpopulations by automobile, university bus and city/county bus systems in Morgantown. Further analysis conducted yielded estimates of traffic flow between various activity centers in Morgantown. Trip generation, trip distribution and modal split were estimated for Morgantown PRT corridor travel before the revenue operation of the PRT.

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  • Supplemental Notes:
    • See also PB-254482.
  • Corporate Authors:

    West Virginia University, Morgantown

    Morgantown, WV  United States  26506

    Urban Mass Transportation Administration

    400 7th Street, SW
    Washington, DC  United States  20590

    Transportation Systems Center

    55 Broadway, Kendall Square
    Cambridge, MA  United States  02142
  • Authors:
    • ELIAS, SEG
    • Redwine, C N
    • DESHPANDE, G K
  • Publication Date: 1976-3

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  • Pagination: 91 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00137306
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: UMTA-MA-06002676/1V1Final Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-TSC-985-1
  • Files: NTIS, NTL, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Sep 16 1982 12:00AM