Yearly archive for 2013

Effectively Managing Consumer Fuel Price Driven Transit Demand

(Center Identification Number: 77944) This study presents a literature review of transit demand elasticities with respect to gas prices, describes features of a transit service area population that may be more sensitive to fuel prices, identifies where stress points in the family of transit services will emerge,

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Transit Boardings Estimation and Simulation Tool (TBEST) Calibration for Guideway and BRT Modes

(Center Identification Number: 77945) This research initiative was motivated by a desire of the Florida Department of Transportation and the Transit Boardings Estimation and Simulation Tool (TBEST) project team to enhance the value of TBEST to the planning community by improving its capability to provide forecasts for

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Integrating Transit with Road Pricing Projects

(Center Identification Number: 77948) This study examined various levels of the treatment of public transportation in conjunction with the implementation of managed lane highway projects. It details the ranges of transit investments identified in and associated with managed lanes that are in operation and those being planned,

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Safety & Security Oversight-Scope

(Center Identification Number: 79060-2-C) Principal Investigator Dr. P. S. Sriraj Director, Metropolitan Transportation Support Initiative (METSI) Research Assistant Professor Urban Transportation Center College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs 412 S. Peoria Street, Suite 340 Chicago, IL 60607 312-413-7568 Project Scope Phase I Conduct a ‘best-practices’ survey

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