Transportation Research Board

March 25, 2014, 6am PDT
The growing popularity of active transportation requires planners and advocates to better survey how, where, and when people are biking and walking. A new study by the Transportation Research Board shares the cutting edge of survey techniques.
Transportation Research Board
October 17, 2006, 7am PDT
<p>Author Alan E. Pisarski under a joint project of the National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP) and the Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) details in length America's commuting behaviors and habits over a 10-year period.</p>
Transportation Research Board
February 1, 2006, 11am PST
A TRB report explores how sustainability objectives can be introduced into the planning process for surface transportation facilities and operations.
Transportation Research Board
August 16, 2005, 11am PDT
A new report from the UK provides quantitative and qualitative data on the costs and benefits of transit options for national parks.
Transportation Research Board
July 3, 2005, 1pm PDT
Households in regions that have invested in public transportation reap financial benefits fromhaving affordable transportation options, even as gasoline prices rise.
Transportation Research Board
May 15, 2005, 8am PDT
A new report offers indicators to measure the outcomes of transit-oriented development.
Transportation Research Board
February 15, 2005, 11am PST
Evidence is sparse but supports a relationship between physical activityand the built environment.
Transportation Research Board
November 7, 2004, 7am PST
A new report discusses the six elements that distinguish BRT from regular bus systems.
Transportation Research Board
September 6, 2004, 5am PDT
A new TRB report examines the state of the practice and the benefits of transit-oriented development (TOD) and joint development throughout the United States.
Transportation Research Board
August 10, 2003, 5am PDT
A new TRP report on the state of the practice, capabilities, agencyexperience, cost, and bus rider reactions to real-time bus arrivalinformation systems.
Transportation Research Board
August 6, 2003, 7am PDT
The Transportation Research Board publishes a report featuring 26 BRT case studies, and provides planning and implementation guidelines for BRT.
Transportation Research Board
June 22, 2003, 11am PDT
A TRB report outlines strategies for developing a Chinese national car.
Transportation Research Board