ALTERNATIVE SERVICE PROVISION. PRESENTATION AT WORKSHOP SESSION ON: ADDRESSING OUR CHALLENGES: SOLUTIONS "OUTSIDE THE BOX"

This presentation illustrates the experiences of Montgomery County, Maryland, in the provision of transit services. The Montgomery County Division of Transit Services' main focus is providing mobility to the people within the region. Mobility in Montgomery County is characterized as an interrelated combination of services - Metrorail, Metrobus, commuter rail, Ride On, private shuttles, ridesharing, and the taxi industry. Ride On, which connects neighborhoods to Metrorail and other transit centers, is discussed in detail.

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 46-49
  • Monograph Title: PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT AND PLANNING IN A RAPIDLY CHANGING ENVIRONMENT: STRATEGIES FOR SURVIVAL. TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH BOARD WORKSHOP, IRVINE, CALIFORNIA, JULY 27-29, 1995. SUMMARY OF PROCEEDINGS
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00722611
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: Jun 20 1996 12:00AM