Attached file is the Transit Pulse for January, 2009.
A Eulogy to Dr. Jack H. Irving (1920-2008)
December 8, 2008
To ATRA Leadership and Membership:The country is facing a series of major challenges to the urban mobility on which our society depends. If not addressed effectively, these may lead to grave consequences. I believe there is an opportunity here for ATRA to play a major role in addressing these issues.
This is the 1997 Major Investment Study (minus the executive summary) that was created in anticipation of installing a personal rapid transit system in the city of SeaTac in Washington State. SeaTac is the airfront community of Seattle Tacoma International Airport.
The executive summary can be found at: http://faculty.washington.edu/jbs/itrans/exec.htm
Appendix 01 - Introduction and Background
Appendix 02 - Public Transportation
Appendix 03 - Alternatives Definition
Appendix 04 - Ridership and System Performance
Appendix 05 - Cost Estimates
Attached are a series of documents related to Personal Rapid Transit that were provided to the Advanced Transit Association by Göran Tegnér for public distribution.
"PRTi- a High-quality, Cost-efficient and Sustainable Public Transport System for Kungens Kurva" is the title of the first one.