THE REDUCTION OF TRAFFIC DELAYS FOR BUSES

This report reviews the special facilities available to reduce bus travel times and so encourage more riders. The facilities are: (a) exclusive bus lanes and movements on freeways and arterial roads, (b) bus and high occupancy vehicle lanes, (C) preferential freeway entry, (D) bus signal pre-emption, and (e) area traffic control to favour buses. Of these, exclusive bus lanes and movements on arterial roads, preferential freeway entry and area traffic control are considered the most cost-effective. Following this, there is a review of brisbane's bus services particularly those run by the Brisbane City Council. (A) /TRRL/

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    ARRB Group Limited

    500 Burwood Highway
    Vermont South, Victoria    3133
  • Authors:
    • Pretty, R L
  • Publication Date: 1975-11

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  • Accession Number: 00148020
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: ARRB Group Limited
  • Report/Paper Numbers: ARR Report No. 39 Monograph
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS, ATRI
  • Created Date: Aug 31 1977 12:00AM