Personal Rapid Transit (PRT): Solving Traditional Mobility Problems with New Technology—The Chicago RTA Experience
The Regional Transportation Authority's (RTA) Personal Rapid Transit (PRT) development effort began as a vision. Guided by statutory mandate, staggering gridlock and the unique travel...

Urban Public Transportation in Pusan and Its Operations and Use by People
The public transport system in Pusan is described, discussing the system characteristics, operations, and usage by people. Focus is given on three main modes of transit: bus, metro and...

Economic Impacts of APM Development in Commercial Centers

Detroit Downtown People Mover: Ten Years After

Methods to Increase Ridership on Airport Access People Mover Systems: A Systems Integration Approach Towards a Seamless Travel Experience

Personal Rapid Transit Technology: Opportunities for Airport Passenger Terminal Facility Planning

Personal Rapid Transit (PRT): An Intermodal Connector

Effect of Ridesharing on Environment, Economics, and Congestion in Central Ohio

Transit Ridership Forecasting Using a GIS

Ride Quality as a Part of Airport Pavement Management Systems

Implications of Parking Policies in Employment Areas on Mode Choice and Land Use

Measuring the Bicyclist Stress Level of Streets

Bike Lanes versus Wide Curb Lanes: Applications and Observations

Travel Patterns of People With Disabilities in Cache County Utah

Incorporating TDM Programs Into the Growth Management Process in the Washington DC Area

California-Nevada Superspeed Train Experience and Outlook
The experience of the California-Nevada Superspeed Train is chronicled from its inception in 1970 to the present. The evolution of the route alignment and technology selection are presented,...

Texas High Speed Rail Ridership Forecasting
On May 28, 1991, the Texas High Speed Rail Authority made a decision to implement a High Speed Rail (HSR) system in the `Texas Triangle,' which would connect five of Texas' largest cities...

Estimation and Testing of Alternative Approaches to Model Intercity Rail Ridership
Assessment of proposals to improve intercity rail transportation service requires careful evaluation of their economic, developmental and environmental impacts. This paper addresses the...

Assumptions Behind Ridership Forecasts for High Speed Ground Transportation Systems and Their Validity: The California-Nevada Case Study
Accurate prediction of ridership is one of the key elements for approval of any transit project and eventually for survival after the system begins operation. This is particularly true...

Dynamic Traveler Information and Transit Ridership
Over the past decade, the Southern California Rapid Transit District (SCRTD) has developed an extensive database with dynamic transit schedule and route guidance information. To investigate...

 

 

 

 

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