A TECHNIQUE FOR THE INTEGRATION OF TRANSPORT AND REGIONAL PLANNING, WITH DISCUSSION AND CLOSURE

THE EMPHASIS IN URBAN PLANNING IS MOVING TOWARDS THE PREPARATION OF STRATEGIC PLANS, IN WHICH LONG TERM GOALS AND POLICIES ARE EXPRESSED. THE INTER-RELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN TRANSPORT NETWORKS AND URBAN FORM CAN BE CONSIDERED AT THIS LEVEL AND IN THE PROGRAMMING AND LOCATING OF ELEMENTS OF THE NETWORK. THE INTERVENING OPPORTUNITIES MODELS IS A SUITABLE MACROSCOPIC MODEL FOR THIS PURPOSE AND MAY BE USED TO INDICATE THE DIFFERENT URBAN FORMS WHICH MAY RESULT FROM DIFFERENT TRANSPORT NETWORKS. AT THIS SCALE IT IS ALSO USEFUL FOR TESTING THE EFFECTS OF CHANGES IN ALLOWABLE POPULATION DENSITIES AND OF DIFFERENT CONSTRUCTION SCHEDULES FOR ELEMENTS OF THE NETWORK. SEVERAL HYPOTHETICAL ILLUSTRATIONS ARE GIVEN AS WELL AS RESULTS BASED ON ADELAIDE DATA. /AUTHOR/

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    • Volume: 5
    • Issue Number: Pt2

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  • Accession Number: 00200542
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 20 1972 12:00AM