COORDINATING TRANSPORTATION: MODELS OF COOPERATIVE ARRANGEMENTS
Transportation coordination can improve people's ability to get health care, jobs and needed services by improving the effectiveness and efficiency of a community transportation system. Over two decades of experience with transportation coordination has shown that it is a cost-effective and efficient method for ensuring accessibility. There is no rigid model for transportation coordination, so your system can be designed to meet the particular needs of your community. This brief looks at several options for transportation coordination, and presents advantages, disadvantages, lessons learned and case studies for each.
- This brief was prepared by EG&G Dynatrend, Burlington, MA.
Washington, DC United States 20005
Department of Health and Human Services200 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC United States 20201
- Publication Date: 1996
- Features: Figures; References;
- Pagination: 28 p.
- TRT Terms: Communities; Community action programs; Cooperation; Coordination; Level of service; Livability; Measures of effectiveness; Needs assessment; Quality of life; Transportation
- Uncontrolled Terms: Effectiveness
- Old TRIS Terms: Community transportation systems
- Subject Areas: Planning and Forecasting; Society; Transportation (General);
- Accession Number: 00723629
- Record Type: Publication
- Source Agency: Federal Transit Administration
- Files: TRIS, USDOT
- Created Date: Jul 9 1996 12:00AM