AN INITIAL REPORT ON MINIMUM LEVELS OF SERVICE FOR RURAL PUBLIC TRANSPORT

This report is presented in 10 sections. Section 1 covers the context of the study (background, approach, scope and main elements), and reviews the main findings regarding development of rural transport policy, definition of transport needs and scope for improved evaluation. Subsequent sections deal with: (2) objectives for rural transport policy; (3) rural transport policy and minimum standards; (4) issues relating to the role of minimum standards; (5) the definition of needs; (6) evidence on the importance of rural public transport; (7) evidence on the factors affecting need; (8) evidence on how far needs are being catered for; (9) the value of meeting needs; and (10) conclusions and recommendations. Two appendices list (A) the authorities and organizations visited, and (B) references. /TRRL/

  • Corporate Authors:

    National Bus Company

    25 New Street Square
    London,   England 

    ICK, MITCHELL & CO

    ,    
  • Publication Date: 1977-4

Media Info

  • Features: References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 129 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00179927
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Monographs
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 12 1982 12:00AM