How Much Can Physical Transport Measures Affect Modal Split?: the "CAPTURE" Project



How Much Can Physical Transport Measures Affect Modal Split?: the "CAPTURE" Project

Authors

STOKES G, Transport and Travel Research, UK

Description

The CAPTURE project is a three year demonstration project part funded by the Euro- peanUnion's Transport Dkectorate (DG VII), under their urban programme. The aim of the project is to assess the effects of physical measures aimed at encouraging or dis- co

Abstract

The CAPTURE project is a three year demonstration project part funded by the Euro- peanUnion's Transport Dkectorate (DG VII), under their urban programme. The aim of the project is to assess the effects of physical measures aimed at encouraging or dis- couraging different modes and affecting a modal shi~ from cars to public transport, walking, and cycling. It does this by carrying out before and after, and monitoring studies of the effects of measures which were to be implemented within the timeseale of the three year project in eleven cities throughout Europe.

Publisher

Association for European Transport