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The Numbers Game: Choosing the Right Metrics for Transportation Planning

Thursday, February 4, 2016 11:10 AM

Last month, the Federal Highway Administration signaled it would follow California’s footsteps in encouraging moves away from Level of Service, a metric that encourages car-centered planning, toward ones favoring other, more beneficial ways people can travel. These moves demonstrate the understated importance of measurements in forming how, and by what mode, localities encourage people to […]

by Andrew Carpenter

2007 Arlington Transportation Partners (ATP) Client Study

Thursday, January 26, 2012 11:44 AM

The purpose of this study was to collect and analyze information needed to assess the performance and impact of Arlington Transportation Partners (ATP) and their programs, and to establish benchmarks from which performance gains can be made. KEY FINDINGS ATP-specific Services:  Three-quarters of respondents are satisfied with ATP, 7 in 10 find them useful. Level […]

by ACCS Research Team