SMALL BUSES BREAK OUT

Small buses are being built and sold in record numbers. According to an American Public Transit Association study, the number of large motor buses owned and operated in the U.S. since 1984 has declined by 4% while the number of smaller vehicles in demand-responsive services has swelled by more than 63%. This article explores how transit agencies of all sizes are using smaller buses and discusses why passengers are behind this surge in popularity.

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  • Accession Number: 00720393
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 25 1996 12:00AM