A DESCRIPTION OF BART: ITS FACILITIES, SERVICE, AND SURROUNDINGS. BART IMPACT PROGRAM

The report provides an overview of the BART system within its Bay Area setting. The planning, design and construction of the system are described here, as are its physical facilities, operations, and management. Physical and social characteristics of the nine-county San Francisco Bay Area, the primary BART service area (Contra Costa, Alameda, San Francisco and northern San Mateo counties) and the immediate surroundings of the system are discussed, and the populations within those areas are defined. Data is presented here without analysis or evaluation and is intended to serve as background and perspective for viewing the various studies within the BART Impact Program. (Color illustrations reproduced in black and white)

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Prepared in cooperation with Metropolitan Transportation Commission, Berkeley, CA. Sponsored in part by Department of Housing and Urban Development, Washington, DC.
  • Corporate Authors:

    GRUEN ASSOCIATES

    LOS ANGELES, CA  United States 

    Metropolitan Transportation Commission

    Hotel Claremont
    Berkeley, CA  United States  94705

    Department of Housing and Urban Development

    451 7th Street, SW
    Washington, DC  United States  20410

    Department of Transportation

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Authors:
    • Graff, D L
    • SCARLETT, M
  • Publication Date: 1977-12

Media Info

  • Pagination: 116 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00186193
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: DOT-BIP-WP-44-4-77
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-OS-30176
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Feb 3 1982 12:00AM