Tallahassee-Leon County Corridor Management Program

In the Fall of 2000, the residents of Tallahassee-Leon County passed an extension of the onecent sales tax for transportation improvements. In May of 2002, the Blueprint 2000 Intergovernmental Agency, set up to oversee the projects, initiated a separate project to develop a comprehensive corridor management program for the City of Tallahassee and Leon County.…

Price Elasticity of Rideshare: Commuter Fringe Benefits & Parking Cash-Out

The goal of this National Center for Transit Research (NCTR) project was to determine the price elasticity of rideshare with specific objectives of helping to assess what the effect on ridership would be if the effective price paid by the traveler was substantially reduced (i.e., increase in employer co-pay) or increased (i.e., decrease in employer…

Model Regulations and Plan Amendments for Multimodal Transportation Districts

In 1999, the Florida legislature amended Chapter 163, Florida Statutes, commonly known as the Growth Management Act, authorizing local governments to establish multimodal transportation districts. The purpose of the legislation was to provide a planning tool that Florida communities could use to systematically reinforce community design elements that support walking, bicycling and transit use. It…

Evaluation of Shared Use Park & Ride Impact on Properties

The purpose of this National Center for Transit Research (NCTR) study is to document the economic benefit of shared use park and ride facilities located at retail centers. Transit agencies usually perceive shared use park and ride as mutually beneficial to both the transit agency through savings in land and development costs and to park…

Access Management on Crossroads in the Vicinity of Interchanges

The primary focus of this synthesis is to document and summarize current practices relating to access location and design on crossroads in the vicinity of interchanges. In addition, this synthesis was designed to identify standards and strategies used on new interchanges and on the retrofit of existing interchanges. Each element of this synthesis is described…

Organizational Review of the Capital Area MPO (CAMPO)

The Capital Area Metropolitan Planning Organization (CAMPO) in Raleigh, North Carolina identified the need for a study to investigate alternative organizational structures to meet the future transportation planning needs of the residents and businesses of the Raleigh area. The Center for Urban Transportation Research (CUTR) at the University of South Florida was retained to conduct…