For a while I’ve wanted to synthesize some material that’s scattered through my book (and more recent work) but that needs to be presented more directly. It’s long, but there are handy section dividers along the way, and pictures near the end. Comments welcome! This piece will be refined in response.
Expanded a bit July 17, with the new “But wait …” section.
When transit is planned with the goal of high ridership, what does that mean? When you tell network designers like me to maximize ridership, what do we do? Continue Reading →