TCRP Report 145: Reinventing the Urban Interstate: A New Paradigm for Multimodal Corridors
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TCRP Report 145:
Reinventing the Urban Interstate: A New Paradigm for Multimodal Corridors
(2011)
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TRB's Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) Report 145: Reinventing the Urban Interstate: A New Paradigm for Multimodal Corridors presents strategies for planning, designing, building, and operating multimodal corridorsâ€"freeways and high-capacity transit lines running parallel in the same travel corridors.

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158 pages | 8.5 x 11
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Front Matter i-ix
Summary 1-9
Our Deteriorating Interstates - The Opportunity 10-10
Freeways and Transit - Inherent Conflicts and Potential Solutions 11-11
Why Build a Multimodal Corridor? 12-12
A New Paradigm for Multimodal Corridors - Segmented Travel Markets 13-15
Conclusions: The Evolution of Multimodal Corridors Over Time 16-16
The Historical Evolution of Multimodal Corridors 17-20
A Brief History of Multimodal Project Funding 21-23
Conclusions: History as Context - History in Context 24-25
Types of New Paradigm Multimodal Corridors 26-30
Corridor Evolution 31-33
The Old and New Paradigms Compared 34-35
Multimodal Corridor Design and Operational Tradeoffs 36-43
Summary and Conclusions 44-45
Key Characteristics of New Paradigm Corridors 46-57
Summary and Conclusions 58-59
New Institutional Relationships 60-69
Interagency and Intermodal Cooperation and Collaboration 70-72
Summary and Conclusions: How to Turn Stakeholders into New Paradigm Project Partners 73-73
Park-and-Ride-Access Multimodal Corridors 74-74
Transit-Optimized/Freeway-Constrained Multimodal Corridors 75-75
Appendix A - Multimodal Corridors Table 76-78
Appendix B - Evidence on the Patronage Impacts of Multimodal Corridors 79-96
Appendix C - Applying Conventional Planning Concepts Toward a New Paradigm 97-106
Appendix D - Existing Multimodal Corridor Case Studies 107-145
Appendix E - Glossary of Terms 146-148
Abbreviations used without definitions in TRB publications 149-149

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