Integrating intelligent transportation systems within the transportation planning process
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Integrating intelligent transportation systems within the transportation planning process an interim handbook by Steven A. Smith

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration, Available to the public from the National Technical Information Service in Washington, DC, Springfield, Va .
Written in English


  • Transportation -- United States -- Planning -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
  • Intelligent Vehicle Highway Systems -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

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Edition Notes

Statementprepared by TransCore.
ContributionsUnited States. Federal Highway Administration., TransCore (Firm)
The Physical Object
Pagination274 p. in various pagings
Number of Pages274
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15553742M

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