Resource Guide for Commingling ADA and Non-ADA Paratransit Riders
mode - paratransit, place - north america, mode - community transport, mode - demand responsive transit, policy - disability, planning - education, planning - travel demand management
Aged, Americans with Disabilities Act, Case studies, Decision making, Eligibility, Low income groups, Medicaid transportation service, Operations, Paratransit services, Physically handicapped persons, Planning, Resource guides
Resource Guide for Commingling ADA and Non-ADA Paratransit Riders is designed to help public transit agencies explore whether and how to commingle Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA) paratransit and non-ADA paratransit riders. The guide is designed to help practitioners define the purposes and objectives for commingling riders, identify potential capacity and funding, evaluate service compatibility, and consider primary service parameters.
Permission to link to the report has been given by TRB, copyright remains with them.
Gerty, R.B., Procopio, T.F., Ferris, C.R., Ellis, E., & Knapp, S. (2011). Resource Guide for Commingling ADA and Non-ADA Paratransit Riders. Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) Report 143, published by Transportation Research Board, Washington.