High-occupancy vehicle system development in the United States
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High-occupancy vehicle system development in the United States a white paper by Dennis L. Christiansen

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Transportation in [Washington, D.C.?] .
Written in English


  • High occupancy vehicle lanes -- United States -- Evaluation.,
  • Local transit -- United States -- Evaluation.

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Other titlesHigh occupancy vehicle system development in the United States.
Statementprepared by Dennis L. Christiansen ; [prepared for Texas Transportation Institute].
SeriesTechnology sharing reprint series
ContributionsTexas Transportation Institute., United States. Dept. of Transportation.
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 35 p. :
Number of Pages35
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15294945M

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