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An Experiment Of A Town Centre Traffic Management Package Employing Traffic Capacity Reduction And Public Transport Promotion—the Case Study Of Toyonaka Station District

Price

Free (open access)

Paper DOI

10.2495/UT010031

Volume

52

Pages

10

Published

2001

Size

1,000 kb

Author(s)

H. Yamanaka, H. Tsukaguchi, M. Odani, K. Fujioka T. Takahanshi & T. Doi

Abstract

An experiment of a town centre traffic management package employing traffic capacity reduction and public transport promotion—the case study of Toyonaka station district H. Yamanaka% H. Tsukaguchi^, M. Odani^, K. Fujioka% T. Takahanshi^ & T. Doi^ ^ University of Tokushima, Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, 2-1 Minami-Josan-Jima Tokushima 770-8506 Japan ^ Ritsumeikan University, Professor, Department of Environmental Systems Engineering ^ Kobe University of Mercantile Marine, Professor, Department of Transportation and Information Systems Engineering ^Ministry of Construction, Kinki Regional Construction Bureau, Regional Planning Division ^ Toyonaka Municipal Government, Department of Policy Promotion ® Senri International Information Institute, Head of Information System Science Laboratory Abstract This paper presents a review of the process and results of an experiment for traffic capacity reduction and street enhancement in a town centre in Japan.

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