TRAVELER RESPONSE TO TRANSPORTATION SYSTEM CHANGES - A HANDBOOK FOR TRANSPORTATION PLANNERS

Transportation planners and decisionmakers need an understanding of how travelers respond to changes in the urban transportation system if they are to correctly identify the most favorable opportunities to maximize beneficial use of highways and transit operations. Traveler response to the following 10 types of transportation change are investigated: pool/bus priority lanes, variable work hours, carpooling encouragement activities, buspools/vanpools, area auto restraints, auto facility pricing, transit scheduling/frequency, bus routing/coverage, transit fare changes, and transit marketing/amenities.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Pratt (RH) Associates, Incorporated

    10400 Connecticut Avenue
    Kensington, MD  USA  20795

    Federal Highway Administration

    Office of Highway Planning, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  USA  20590
  • Authors:
    • Pratt, R H
    • Pedersen, N J
    • Mather, J J
  • Publication Date: 1977-2

Media Info

  • Pagination: 283 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00154816
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FHWA/HHP-22-8479 Final Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-FH-11-8479
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jun 17 1981 12:00AM