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Planning for the phase-in of fixed-route accessible buses

Booz, Allen & Hamilton. Transportation Consulting Division

Planning for the phase-in of fixed-route accessible buses

by Booz, Allen & Hamilton. Transportation Consulting Division

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Published by Dept. of Transportation, Urban Mass Transportation Administration, Office of Planning Assistance, for sale by the National Technical Information Service in Washington, Springfield, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Local transit -- United States,
  • Buses

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesReview of accessible transit services, Phase-in of accessible buses, six case studies
    StatementTransportation Consulting Division, Booz, Allen & Hamilton, Inc. and Synergy
    SeriesReport - Urban Mass Transportation Administration ; no. UMTA-IT-09-9010-80-1
    ContributionsUnited States. Urban Mass Transportation Administration. Office of Planning Assistance, Synergy Consulting Services
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17983438M

    Carolina Planning Journal: Volume 44 / Changing Ways, Making Change. CON T E N T S FROM THE EDITOR EDITORIAL BOARD. FE AT URE S 0 12 IDENTIFYING AND ADDRESSING LOCAL AFFORDABLE HOUSING. Full text of "Transit Assistance Act of hearings before the Subcommittee on Housing and Urban Affairs of the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, Ninety-seventh Congress, first session, on S. May 15 and 20, " See other formats.

    Issuu is a digital publishing platform that makes it simple to publish magazines, catalogs, newspapers, books, and more online. Easily share your publications and get them in front of Issuu’s. Completed TPO Studies. The objective of this study is to review, evaluate, and recommend new policies, programs and trends that evolved at the federal, state, regional and local levels since development of the current Long Range Transportation Plan (LRTP).

    The logic goes as follows: Fixed-route services like buses typically provide low cost services that move high volumes and are always shared, but they tend to be slower and not always in line with (car-accustomed) customer expectations. Christof Spieler, PE, LEED AP is a METRO board member and chair of the Strategic Planning Committee, Director of Planning at Morris Architects, and Senior Lecturer at the Rice School of Architecture. He relies on METRO for most of his daily trips. .


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