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Abbreviations in this issue:
- Public Bikesharing in North America, Early Operator Understanding and Emerging Trends - This report examines numerous facets of more than two dozen bikesharing systems in the U.S. and Canada, ranging from types of bicycles, helmets and docking stations used to varying business models and technology employed.
- Ten Reasons Why Per-Mile Tolling Is a Better Highway User Fee than Fuel Taxes - This paper presents 10 reasons why a per-mile charge, especially one implemented via 21st-century all-electronic tolling technology, is a far better highway user fee than per-gallon fuel taxes.
- Miscellaneous Reports
- Effect of Flaggers and Spotters in Directing Work Zone Traffic for Illinois Expressways and Freeways - This research project assesses the effectiveness and essential role of flaggers and spotters in directing traffic for expressway and freeway work zones in Illinois with a posted speed limit greater than 40 mph.
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