TECHNICAL MEMORANDUM NUMBER ONE: CONDITIONS OF SUCCESSFUL STATION AREA DEVELOPMENT. ENABLING STATION AREA DEVELOPMENT IN FLORIDA: TOWARDS MORE COST EFFECTIVE RAIL TRANSIT INVESTMENT

This technical memorandum will identify what makes rail transit stations area development successful, where opportunities exist in Florida for such development, and what actions need to be taken to facilitate this type of development. A brief discussion will be provided of the research approach used. The range of definitions of station area development is examined; station area developments are examined in a variety of forms and contexts; and the importance of the legal and institutional context in aiding or hindering station area development is examined. Finally, a summary of conditions favoring "best practices" of stations area development concludes this memorandum.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Transit Solutions

    4612 Evanston Avenue North
    Seattle, WA  United States  98103

    University of South Florida, Tampa

    Center for Urban Transportation Research, 4202 East Fowler Avenue
    Tampa, FL  United States  33620-5375

    Florida Department of Transportation

    Office of Public Transportation, 605 Suwannee Street
    Tallahassee, FL  United States  32399-0450
  • Publication Date: 1998-9

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: Appendices; References;
  • Pagination: 121 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00797547
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: WPI 0510873
  • Contract Numbers: BB-346
  • Files: TRIS, STATEDOT
  • Created Date: Aug 28 2000 12:00AM