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Monthly archive for March 2014

Forecasting Mobile Ticketing Adoption on Commuter Rail

Journal of Public Transportation Article in Volume 17, Issue 1 (2014) by Candace Brakewood, Dr. Francisca Rojas, Joshua Robin, Jake Sion, & Sam Jordan Several commuter rail systems are beginning to accept mobile payments, in which tickets are purchased and validated on smartphones. Mobile payments may improve the rider experience while

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Engaging Transit Riders in Public Awareness Programs

Journal of Public Transportation Article in Volume 17, Issue 1 (2014) by Renee Haider & Eduardo Martinez In the aftermath of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, the transit industry emerged as a leader in leveraging the value and power of the public’s “eyes and ears” to promote system

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Evaluating Public Transportation Local Funding Options

Journal of Public Transportation Article in Volume 17, Issue 1 (2014) by Todd Litman This article describes and evaluates 18 potential local funding options suitable for financing public transportation projects and services. They are evaluated according to eight criteria, including potential revenue, predictability and sustainability, horizontal and vertical

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Ballot Box Planning: Rail Referenda Implementation

Journal of Public Transportation Article in Volume 17, Issue 1 (2014) by Kate Lowe, Rolf Pendall, Juliet Gainsborough, & Mai Thi Nguyen Metropolitan areas in the United States frequently finance new rail lines with local option taxes, and, as a result, rail plans and associated taxes often come before voters as

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Assessment of Passenger Satisfaction with Intra-City Public Bus Transport Services in Abuja, Nigeria

Journal of Public Transportation Article in Volume 17, Issue 1 (2014) by Ali Alphonsus Nwachukwu The aim of this study was to investigate passenger satisfaction with the service quality attributes of public bus transport services in Abuja, Nigeria. To achieve this, a survey was conducted between February and

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