Evaluating the use of transfers for improving rural public transportation systems

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"In this report researchers consider a variation of the regular demand responsive transit system that adopts the transfer practice to reduce operating costs.Researchers evaluated the effect of different transfer operating policies by developing a simulation model of several plausible scenarios. The results indicate that zoning with transfer can provide significant benefits paratransit operations that are managing zoning structure."

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40 p. : ill., maps ; 28 cm.

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Quadrifoglio, Luca; Shen, Chung-Wei & Edrington, Suzie August 2011.

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"In this report researchers consider a variation of the regular demand responsive transit system that adopts the transfer practice to reduce operating costs.Researchers evaluated the effect of different transfer operating policies by developing a simulation model of several plausible scenarios. The results indicate that zoning with transfer can provide significant benefits paratransit operations that are managing zoning structure."

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40 p. : ill., maps ; 28 cm.

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Quadrifoglio, Luca; Shen, Chung-Wei & Edrington, Suzie. Evaluating the use of transfers for improving rural public transportation systems, report, August 2011; College Station, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth326744/: accessed September 25, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.