Bus Riding on Shoulders

This study will review the literature on the safety and operational aspects of shoulder use and ways in which shoulder use has been incorporated as a part of congestion management in several regions. The study will conduct a stakeholder analysis of primary stakeholders, who might be involved in the planning and operations of buses riding of shoulder.


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    • Status: Completed
    • Contract Numbers:


    • Sponsor Organizations:

      Illinois Department of Transportation

      Bureau of Materials and Physical Research
      126 East Ash Street
      Springfield, IL  United States  62704-4766
    • Performing Organizations:

      University of Illinois, Chicago

      Urban Transportation Center
      412 Peoria Street, Suite 340
      Chicago, IL  United States  60607-7036
    • Principal Investigators:

      Metaxatos, Paul

      Thakuriah, Piyushimita

    • Start Date: 20070901
    • Expected Completion Date: 0
    • Actual Completion Date: 20080831
    • Source Data: RiP Project 16996

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01462650
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: Illinois Department of Transportation
    • Contract Numbers: R27-5
    • Files: RiP, STATEDOT
    • Created Date: Jan 3 2013 2:07PM