Basic course material on Public Transportation

 

Consolidated files of each of the major sections

 

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Center for Urban Transportation Studies

 

The objective of this project is to disseminate educational materials about public transit that can be used at the university level for courses in transportation planning, engineering and management.

 

Course learning objectives and outline

 

Topics

 

Course Introduction and outline

 

Part 1: Background Information

 

Part 2A: Transit Planning Major Investments and New Starts

 

Part 2B: Analysis procedures for Major Investments and New Starts

 

Part 3: Transit Planning for Operations

 

Part 4: Transit Route Location and Analysis

 

Part 5: Analysis Procedures for Transit Operations

 

Part 6: Project: The Belle Crisis

 

Acknowledgements

 

Some of this material was developed as part of work being conducted by the Great Cities University consortium under the lead of the University of Alabama at Birmingham using funds provided by the Federal Transit Administration of the U.S. Department of Transportation.

 

The opinions expressed are the product of independent university work and not necessarily those of the sponsoring agencies or of the agencies supplying data for the project.

 

This page is maintained by and copyright by Edward A Beimborn

beimborn@uwm.edu

 

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