Transit Accessibility Measures Using Network Analyst
Track: Public Transit
Authors: Martin Catala
Accessibility measures are oriented towards customer needs and ensure service changes are evaluated based on its impact on riders. This presentation will discuss the development and application of a cutting edge transit service performance measure based on the General Transit Feed Specification (GTFS) in the Tampa Bay area of Florida. The measure uses ESRIís network analyst tool to produce origin and destination based accessibility measures.