Trip Chaining Behavior of Senior Travelers & Applications to Public Transportation Planning

The main objective of this study is to conduct a survey of travel/activity scheduling behavior of senior citizens in Chicago region to better understand their trip chaining behavior. This project will utilize GPS-based trajectories of seniors' travel patterns and trip chaining behavior followed by an activity/travel prompted recall interview with the goal to understand their underlying travel/activity scheduling process.


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    • Status: Completed
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    • Sponsor Organizations:

      Illinois Department of Transportation

      2300 S. Dirksen Parkway
      Springfield, IL  USA  62764
    • Performing Organizations:

      University of Illinois, Chicago

      Department of Civil and Materials Engineering
      842 West Taylor Street
      Chicago, IL  USA  60607-7023
    • Principal Investigators:

      Mohammadian, Kouros

    • Start Date: 20080816
    • Actual Completion Date: 20101231
    • Source Data: RiP Project 24761

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01464038
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: Illinois Department of Transportation
    • Contract Numbers: R27-50
    • Files: RiP
    • Created Date: Jan 3 2013 2:35PM