TOURIST TRAFFIC IN SMALL HISTORIC CITIES: ANALYSIS, STRATEGIES, AND RECOMMENDATIONS. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
The report summarizes the state of the art in reference to transportation to and within small cities with historic/scenic sites. It postulates a field of tourist travel having five components: travel behavior; impacts on communities and areas arising from that behavior; alternative strategies for dealing with those impacts; projects and policies chosen from these alternatives; and an institutional system within which these activities occur.
Tufts UniversityDepartment of Civil Engineering
Medford, MA USA 03824
Department of TransportationOffice of University Research, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
Washington, DC USA 20590
- Teal, R
- Wood, E J
- Loudon, W
- Publication Date: 1976-4
- Pagination: 23 p.
- TRT Terms: Economic impacts; Historic preservation; Local government; Policy; Recreation; Scenic highways; Small cities; Social impacts; State of the art studies; Tourism; Travel; Travel patterns; Urban areas; Urban transportation
- Old TRIS Terms: Community consequences
- Subject Areas: Economics; Highways; History; Operations and Traffic Management; Policy; Public Transportation;
- Accession Number: 00150469
- Record Type: Publication
- Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
- Report/Paper Numbers: DOT/TST-77/2 Tech Rpt.
- Contract Numbers: DOT-OS-50045
- Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
- Created Date: Mar 15 1981 12:00AM