OPERATING STRATEGIES FOR BUS TRANSIT IN EDMONTON

This paper discusses the functions of public transit and what parameters determine the operating strategy to be followed. The physical considerations are then taken into account, both in relation to land use, inter-connectivity and the levels of service that are desired; keeping in mind what can be accomplished within budget constraints. The system of timed transfers as used in Edmonton is then discussed and how this system is being developed in stages and what impact the system has no patronage.

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  • Features: Figures; References;
  • Pagination: p. 197-204

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00144348
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transportation Association of Canada
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Proceeding
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 31 1981 12:00AM