WIT Press


Trip Generation Rates And Land Use - Transport Planning In Urban Environment

Price

Free (open access)

Paper DOI

10.2495/UT010281

Volume

52

Pages

10

Published

2001

Size

988 kb

Author(s)

M. Pitsiava-Latinopoulou, G. Tsohos & S. Basbas

Abstract

In order to assess the land use policy implications, trip generation rates is essential knowledge for both planners and engineers working in the field of town planning and transportation. Within the framework of this paper trip generation rates are presented for the Thessaloniki Metropolitan Area (T.M.A). The structure of the land use system in T.M.A evidently produces many problems in the transportation system. The results of research activities of the Laboratory of Transportation Engineering of A.U.Th concerning the trip generation rates regarding different land uses (education, administration, banks, cultural, hotels industry, hosp

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