OPTIONS FOR A SCENIC BYWAYS PROGRAM IN THE COMMONWEALTH OF PENNSYLVANIA. FINAL REPORT

This study was contracted to provide the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation with the information necessary to determine the feasibility of a scenic byways program for Pennsylvania. The study involved a number of important components including: literature review, customer surveys, advisory committee involvement, program design options, and a pilot project. A scenic byways program would include: intergovernmental cooperation and partnerships, community and public participation, preservation and protection of intrinsic resources, standardized designation criteria and process, defined scope of corridor management, promotion and marketing programs, route signage, and accommodation of bicycling, pedestrian, and other outdoor activities.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Pennsylvania State University, University Park

    Pennsylvania Transportation Institute, Transportation Research Building
    University Park, PA  United States  16802

    Pennsylvania Department of Transportation

    Office of Research and Special Studies, P.O. Box 2926
    Harrisburg, PA  United States  17120

    Federal Highway Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Authors:
    • HECKMAN, T A
  • Publication Date: 1995-12

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: Appendices; References;
  • Pagination: 108 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00720198
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FHWA-PA-95-012+SS-056, Supplement B, PTI 9612
  • Contract Numbers: Agreement No. 250056, Suppl B
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT, STATEDOT
  • Created Date: Apr 17 1996 12:00AM