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Suggested Citation:"References." National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. 2021. Innovative Practices for Transit Planning at Small to Mid-Sized Agencies. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/26204.
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96 1. Center for Urban Transportation Research. Best Practices in Transit Service Planning: Final Report. Florida Department of Transportation, Tallahassee, FL, 2009. 2. City of Seattle. “Best Practices in Transit.” Seattle Urban Mobility Plan Briefing Book, Seattle, WA, 2008. 3. Litman, T. Public Transportation’s Impact on Rural and Small Towns: A Vital Mobility Link. APTA, Washing- ton, DC, 2017. 4. Litman, T. Evaluating Public Transit Benefits and Costs: Best Practices Guidebook. Victoria Transport Policy Institute, Victoria, BC, 2019. 5. ODOT. Transit Development Plan Guidebook. Salem, OR, 2018. References

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Diverse small and mid-sized transit agencies are very interested in finding solutions for their transit planning challenges. They will benefit from seeing how similar agencies deal with their transit service issues. Large transit agencies could also apply what is learned to sub-areas in their transit service area that are comparable to the service area of a small or mid-sized transit agency.

The TRB Transit Cooperative Research Program's TCRP Synthesis 154: Innovative Practices for Transit Planning at Small to Mid-Sized Agencies documents innovative practices for solving transit planning challenges faced by small and mid-sized transit agencies. These challenges include but are not limited to concerns about ridership, demographic shifts, first- and last-mile transportation, changes in land use, changes in regulations, service design, funding challenges, service delivery, and technology changes. These challenges are applicable to fixed-route, flex-route, and demand-responsive transit services.

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