How Do Carpools Fit Into Managed Lane Policies?

Author: 
V.D. Goodin, M.W. Burris, C.M. Dusza, D.H. Ungemah
Publisher: 
College Station, TX: Texas Transportation Institute
Publication Year: 
2009
Pages: 
2
Report Number: 
0-5286-P2
Publication Abstract: 
Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) Research Management Committee project 0-5286, Role of Preferential Treatment of Carpools in Managed Lane Facilities, identified the benefits, drawbacks and tradeoffs of giving carpools preferential treatment on managed lanes. Texas Transportation Institute (TTI) researchers conducted a survey of freeway users in Houston and Dallas, generating more than 4600 responses.