PLANNING, DESIGN, AND OPERATION OF TRANSPORTATION FACILITIES IN HOUSTON, TEXAS: 1995 SUMMARY OF ACTIVITIES
This report summarizes the activities conducted on a variety of topics for the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT). The Texas Transportation Institute (TTI) conducted the following studies on the High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) lanes: field studies on five HOV facilities to measure vehicle occupancies, volumes, and travel times; vehicle counts at 29 park and ride facilities to determine usage rates. TTI developed justification statements for ramp metering, road user cost analyses for U.S. 59, and traffic analyses for the Memorial City area on I-10 Katy Freeway. The project staff developed and conducted specific traffic analyses in the South Main/Texas Medical Center area to measure travel times and origin/destination patterns to address mobility and potential transportation improvements.
- See also report dated November 1993, PB95-193439. Sponsored by Texas Dept. of Transportation, Austin, Office of Research and Technology Transfer
Arlington, TX United States 76011
- Publication Date: 1995-11
- Pagination: 22 p.
- TRT Terms: Costs; Facilities; High occupancy vehicle lanes; Origin and destination; Transportation planning; Travel budgets; Travel time; Vehicle occupancy
- Uncontrolled Terms: Road user costs
- Subject Areas: Finance; Highways; Planning and Forecasting; I21: Planning of Transport Infrastructure;
- Accession Number: 00730616
- Record Type: Publication
- Report/Paper Numbers: TX-96-1986-1,, RR-1986-1
- Files: TRIS, ATRI
- Created Date: Feb 3 1997 12:00AM