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.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • This brief was prepared by EG&G Dynatrend, Burlington, MA.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Community Transportation Association

    1341 G Street, NW, 10th Floor
    Washington, DC  United States  20005

    Department of Health and Human Services

    200 Independence Avenue, SW
    Washington, DC  United States  20201
  • Publication Date: 1996

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; References;
  • Pagination: 28 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00723629
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Federal Transit Administration
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jul 9 1996 12:00AM