Tri-County Metropolitan Transportation District of Oregon, Transportation -- Oregon -- Portland -- Planning, Intelligent transportation systems, Transportation -- Data processing
1 online resource (11 p.)
Tri-Met, the transit agency serving the Portland, Oregon metropolitan area is implementing a new bus dispatching system (BDS) that includes automated vehicle location (AVL) technology. An important objective in the agency's decision to invest in a new dispatching system was to maintain or improve service reliability in an urban environment characterized by rapid growth and worsening traffic congestion.
Strathman, James G.; Dueker, Kenneth; and Peng, Zhongren, "Issues in the Design of a Stop-Level Transit Patronage Model" (1997). Center for Urban Studies Publications and Reports. 118.
Catalog Number PR102.
Published by the Center for Urban Studies, College of Urban and Public Affairs, Portland State University.