GUIDELINES FOR CONSOLIDATING TOWNSHIP ROADS. A CASE STUDY SHOWING BENEFIT/COST ANALYSIS FOR CLOSING TOWNSHIP ROADS IN NORTH DAKOTA
The purpose of this study is to provide guidance for townships that are considering reducing their road network. A methodology was developed to show a level of township roads that provides adequate service to its users while increasing available resources. The following steps are included: selection of the case study; collection of data; analyzing the case study network; proposing alternatives based on traffic levels; and application of benefit cost analysis to demonstrate best case scenario.
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P.O. Box 6050, Department 2880
Fargo, ND United States 58108-6050
Department of Transportation1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
Washington, DC United States 20590
- Hough, J
- Ova, K
- Publication Date: 1999-5
- Features: Figures; References; Tables;
- Pagination: 27 p.
- TRT Terms: Benefit cost analysis; Budgeting; Financing; Infrastructure; Intermodal transportation; Local transportation; Network analysis (Planning); Resource development and utilization; Rural highways; Towns
- Geographic Terms: North Dakota
- Subject Areas: Finance; Highways; Planning and Forecasting; I21: Planning of Transport Infrastructure;
- Accession Number: 00765373
- Record Type: Publication
- Report/Paper Numbers: MPC Report No. 99-102
- Files: UTC, NTL, TRIS, ATRI, USDOT
- Created Date: Jun 20 1999 12:00AM