1972 RHODE ISLAND TRANSPORTATION INVENTORY FOR 1974 NATIONAL TRANSPORTATION STUDY

THIS TECHNICAL PAPER, WHICH WAS PREPARED IN ACCORDANCE WITH A STATE WORK PROGRAM DEVELOPED TO SUPPORT THE RHODE ISLAND SECTION OF THE 1974 TRANSPORTATION STUDY, IS THE FIRST IN A SERIES OF REPORTS COVERING TRANSPORTATION PLANS AND PROGRAMS FOR 1990, 1980 AND 1974. THIS PAPER PRESENTS AN INVENTORY OF THE PHYSICAL STATE, PERFORMANCE, AND COSTS OF ALL THE RHODE ISLAND TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS AS OF JANUARY 1972. IT CONTAINS A GENERAL DESCRIPTION AND DISCUSSION OF THE TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS INVENTORIED. COPIES OF COMPLETED DATA CODING FORMS USED IN THE INVENTORY PROCEDURE ARE PRESENTED. THE PAPER REVIEWS SOCIO-ECONOMIC FACTORS. ASSUMPTIONS AND DEFINITIONS USED TO DEVELOP THE DATA FOR THIS STUDY ARE SET FORTH. INFORMATION ON MILEAGE, ANNUAL VEHICLE MILES, ANNUAL VEHICLE HOURS CAPACITY MILES, AND PERFORMANCE IS REPORTED. OTHER ASPECTS COVERED INCLUDE URBAN PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION (CONSISTING OF EXISTING PUBLIC AND PRIVATE BUS TRANSIT SYSTEM AND A VERY LIMITED BUS AND RAIL COMMUTER SERVICE); AIRPORTS, MARINE TERMINALS, WATERWAYS AND HARBOURS, PARKING FACILITIES, AND INTERCITY TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • GRANT DOT-OS-20152 TECH PAPER NO 34 7 APP
  • Corporate Authors:

    Ri Statewide Planning Program

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  • Publication Date: 1973-3

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 47 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00200624
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 20 1974 12:00AM