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New technologies, especially automatic vehicle location (AVL) systems, provide much more real-time information on bus locations than had previously been available. Theoretically, availability of this information can be expected to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of on-street bus operations management.

The TRB Transit Cooperative Research Program's TCRP Synthesis 166: On-Street Bus Operations Management provides an overview of the current practices in real-time management of street operations at North American transit agencies.

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National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. 2022. On-Street Bus Operations Management. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press.

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114 pages |  8.5 x 11 |  Paperback
ISBN: 978-0-309-68765-2

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