• TRB 100th Annual Meeting - A Virtual Event

      January 2021

    • Online Program

Annual Meeting Event Detail

Lectern Session 750

Case Studies and Surveys of Transit Needs in Rural Communities

Tuesday, January 10 3:45 PM- 5:30 PM ET
Lectern | AICP Certification
Jill Hough, North Dakota State University
Sponsored by:
Standing Committee on Rural, Intercity Bus, and Specialized Transportation (AP055)

This session explores case studies and surveys of transit needs in rural communities in the U.S. Participants will learn about estimating the demand for services within and between rural and small comunities.  Case studies and surveys were conducted at the local, regional, and national scales to identify needs and trends in rural public transportation.

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Title Presentation Number
Adapting to Challenge: Examination of Older Adult Transportation in Rural and Small Communities
Megan Bond, Florida State University
Jeffrey Brown, Florida State University
James Wood, Center for Transportation Equity, Decisions and Dollars
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Estimating Demand for Intercity Bus Services in a Rural Environment
Jeremy Mattson, North Dakota State University
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Exploring Transit’s Contribution to Livability in Rural Communities: Case Study of Valley City and Dickinson, North Dakota
Ranjit Godavarthy, North Dakota State University
Jeremy Mattson, North Dakota State University
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Linkages that Connect Customers with Specialized Transportation Services and Programs: A State DOT Toolkit for Design, Implementation and Evaluation
Will Rodman, Texas A&M Transportation Institute
Livability and Willingness-to-Pay: Rural Transit Case Studies
Jonathan Brooks, LINK Houston

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