Synthesis of Information Related to Transit Practices. Topic SA-39. Managing Extreme Weather at Bus Stops

TRB's Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) Synthesis 129: Managing Extreme Weather at Bus Stops documents current practices of transit systems to determine methods and procedures used for maintaining transit stops and associated infrastructure during and following such weather events. This synthesis provides a state-of-the-practice report on transit systems' management of extreme weather events; associated planning; management responsibilities; efforts to respond; standards and specifications; associated legal claims; and communication with customers. The report is published at www.trb.org/Main/Blurbs/176114.aspx

Language

  • English

Project

  • Status: Completed
  • Funding: $45000
  • Contract Numbers:

    Project J-07, Topic SA-39

  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Federal Transit Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590

    Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) Synthesis

    Transportation Research Board
    500 Fifth Street, NW
    Washington, DC    20001
  • Project Managers:

    Garcia-Colberg, Mariela

  • Performing Organizations:

    Thomson Consulting

    Philadelphia, PA  United States 
  • Principal Investigators:

    Thomson, Barbara

  • Start Date: 20151101
  • Expected Completion Date: 20170525
  • Actual Completion Date: 20170525
  • Source Data: RiP Project 39777

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01566084
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Transportation Research Board
  • Contract Numbers: Project J-07, Topic SA-39
  • Files: TRB, RiP
  • Created Date: Jun 10 2015 1:01AM