Linking Freeway Bus Service to Freeway Routes: The I-35W Challenge

Principal Investigator(s):

Mary Vogel, Senior Research Fellow, Center for Changing Landscapes


Project summary:

Using Interstate 35W as a case study, this project seeks to address the problem of how to link express freeway bus service to city routes through the use of a bus station that gathers city lines and provides a grade separated connection to a freeway route. This project will be done in partnership with the City of Minneapolis, the Metropolitan Council, and the Department of Transportation.

Project details:

  • Project number: 1998008
  • Start date: 04/1998
  • Project status: Completed
  • Research area: Environment and Energy
  • Topics: Transit planning