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Annual Meeting Event Detail

Poster Session 1233

1233 - Board the Bus - Rural, Intercity, and Specialized Bus Transportation for 2021

Tuesday, January 26 2:30 PM- 4:00 PM ET
Poster | AICP Certification
Jonathan Brooks, LINK Houston,
Frederic Fravel, KFH Group, Inc.,

Cecilia Feeley, Rutgers University
Sponsored by:
Standing Committee on Rural, Intercity Bus, and Specialized Transportation (AP055)

Join the "Boarding the Bus - Rural, Intercity, and Specialized Bus Transportation" if you want to learn about and discuss providing bus service in a variety of contexts, such as connecting rural residents to opportunity, intercity bus services in rural and urban areas, and specialized services like paratransit for people with a disability. Several presentations will explore the COVID-19 pandemic impacts on bus services.



Title Presentation Number
Impacts of COVID-19 Travel Restrictions on Paratransit Users in Honolulu, Hawaii
Karl Kim, University of Hawaii
Genesis Leong, University of Hawaii
Eric Yamashita, University of Hawaii
Jiwnath Ghimire, University of Hawaii
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Intercity Passenger Transportation Plan in a Brazilian State
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Aberrant Driving Behavior Analysis and Driving Risk Level Assessment for Intercity Bus Fleets
Chien-Hung Wei, National Cheng Kung University
Yu-Chin Chen (t90175@cc.kyu.edu.tw), Kao Yuan University
Jia-Wei Lai, National Cheng Kung University
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Optimization of Intercity Demand Response Transit Service Design Considering Zoning Strategy
Hongtai Yang, Southwest Jiaotong University
Rong Zheng (xzwtzr@163.com), Southwest Jiaotong University
Wenbo Fan, Southwest Jiaotong University
Xiaojian Zhang, University of Florida
Zhaolin Zhang, Southwestern University of Finance and Economics
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Measuring Benefits of Rural and Small Urban Transit in Greater Minnesota
Jeremy Mattson, North Dakota State University
Del Peterson, North Dakota State University
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Time-varying Accessibility to Senior Community Centers by Public Transit in Philadelphia
Shengxiao Li (lsx@design.upenn.edu), University of Pennsylvania
Anna Duan, University of Pennsylvania
Haoyu Hu, Peking University
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Continuous Approximation Model for Hybrid Flexible Transit Systems in Rural Areas
Charalampos Sipetas (charalampos.sipetas@aalto.fi), Aalto University
Eric Gonzales, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
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The State of Demand-Responsive Transit in Canada
Willem Klumpenhouwer, University of Toronto
Amer Shalaby, University of Toronto
Lee Weissling, Ontario Society of Professional Engineers
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Research on Demand Analysis and Operation Organization of Flex-route Transit Based on Retrograde Driving Rule
Jin Zhang, Southeast University
Wenquan Li, Southeast University
Guoqing Wang, China Design Group Co., Ltd
Jingcai Yu, Southeast University
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Evaluation of the Federal Transit Administration’s Transit and Health Access Initiative: Case Highlights, Findings, and Recommendations
Jennifer Flynn, USF Center for Urban Transportation Research
Victoria Perk, University of South Florida
Austin Sipiora, University of South Florida
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Criteria to Transfer Paratransit Trips into a Transit Network
Camille Garnier, Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal
Martin Trépanier, Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal
Catherine Morency, Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal
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Simulation of Potential Use Cases for Shared Mobility Services in the City of Ann Arbor
Richard Twumasi-Boakye, Ford Motor Company
Xiaolin Cai, Ford Motor Company
James Fishelson, Ford Motor Company
Andrea Broaddus, Ford
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Planning for the Integration of Ride-Hailing Services with Transit: The Case of Small Transit Agencies
V. Dimitra Pyrialakou (dimitra.pyrialakou@mail.wvu.edu), West Virginia University
Parisa Hajibabaee, West Virginia University
Leily Farrokhvar, West Virginia University
Amrit Williams, West Virginia University
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Transportation Network Systems (TNCs) and Automated Vehicles (AVs): Bridging the Gap from City to Rural Areas
Selena Scott, Texas Southern University
Gwendolyn Goodwin, Texas Southern University
Teidra Darrett, Texas Southern University
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Demand Responsive Transit Simulation of Wayne County, Michigan
Grace Kagho, Eidgenossische Technische Hochschule Zurich
David Hensle, RSG Inc
Miloš Balać, Eidgenossische Technische Hochschule Zurich
Joel Freedman, RSG
Richard Twumasi-Boakye, Ford Motor Company
Andrea Broaddus, Ford
James Fishelson, Ford Motor Company
Kay Axhausen, Eidgenossische Technische Hochschule Zurich
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An Overview of Data Collection Best Practices: Personal Mobility Gaps, Root Causes, and Solutions, for Older Americans Living in Rural Areas
Allun Ward, Prairie View A&M University
Brandon Blond, Prairie View A&M University
Judy Perkins, Prairie View A&M University
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Dynamic Ride-matching for Large-scale Transportation Systems
Taner Cokyasar (tcokyasar@anl.gov), Argonne National Laboratory
Felipe de Souza, Argonne National Laboratory
Joshua Auld, Argonne National Laboratory
Omer Verbas, Argonne National Laboratory
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