bus rapid transit


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bus rapid transit

n. Abbr. BRT
A public transit system in which buses follow routes with enhanced infrastructure such as dedicated lanes and stations with turnstiles to reduce delays.
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During the meeting the ADB delegation discussed with the Administrator KMC, the role of KMC in the bus rapid transit project for Karachi.
BRTS - AN OVERVIEW II-18 Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) - An Introduction II-18 Key Components of BRT II-18 Running Ways II-18 Bus Stations II-18 Vehicles II-19 Technologies II-19 Branding & Marketing II-20 BRT Bus Line vs.
The extension of bus rapid transit to west Eugene is opposed by many business and property owners along the 8.
He said that now most modern air-conditioned buses to be run under a bus rapid transit system will cross these costly cars and the rich people will surprise to see that poor people are travelling in these buses comfortably and honourably without any hindrance.
Putting the project on the ballot would isolate it from its context, with potential effects reaching far beyond a single segment of the bus rapid transit system.
BTI's Bus Rapid Transit Policy Center provides information about BRT to policymakers and the public.
Lowey and Senator Kirsten Gillibrand today announced that the New York State Department of Transportation has been awarded a $10 million federal grant to help develop bus rapid transit service between Rockland and Westchester Counties.
Sometime later this year the Eugene City Council will be asked to reaffirm its previous vote approving the extension of Lane Transit District's EmX bus rapid transit system to west Eugene.
We think the Bus Rapid Transit project in the Valley, the Eastside light rail and Pasadena light rail are conflicting claims with the obligations they signed in 1996 and must be held up until the MTA can demonstrate to the courts that it has money to comply with the decree.
Arbel is actively involved with the Colombian bus consortium, Bus Rapid Transit System of Articulated Buses, of which Grupo SI is a member, working with TransMilenio in Bogota.
But soon Geary Bus Rapid Transit will transform its namesake street.
PRODUCT/SERVICE INTRODUCTIONS II-24Ashok Leyland Introduces Janbus Midi and Janbus II-24MATA Launches BRT Service in Memphis II-24Sejong City Unveils First BRT System II-25East Japan Railway Launches BRT Service System in Miyagi II-25Rio de Janeiro Launches Transoeste BRT Corridor II-25Malaysia Launches its First Bus Rapid Transit Project II-26Ahmedabad Janmarg Introduces Smart Transit Card II-26Buenos Aires Unveils Metrobus BRT Corridor II-27Siemens Introduces e-BRT Wireless Bus Transportation System II-27