|The City of Eugene and Lane Transit|
collaborating on project
(Executive Summary, comment added)
|Front page of the RG today|
|EmX Bus Rapid Transit in Eugene|
BRT has: Raised platform, dedicated bus lane,
bigger bus, all doors open for entry/exit,
frequent service (image via LTD)
|Five big arterial corridors analyzed (grey dots)|
Existing bus rapid transit lines in green
The project leads with "improving multimodal service." It would have significant servings of projects for walking and biking, both as independent trips, and as "first/last mile" connections to transit.
|Goals include walking and biking, not just transit -|
note land use also
|Improvements for walking and biking|
|Improvements for transit|
There is more that can be done to coordinate City and Cherriots policy and action, and there is more than can be done to coordinate transportation policy and land use policy.
This Eugene project might be a useful case study and model.