National Accessibility Evaluation - Metropolitan Council Year 2

Principal Investigator(s):

Andrew Owen, Lead Researcher, Acc. Obsv., Center for Transportation Studies

Project summary:

This project has two main objectives. First, it will provide the Metropolitan Council with data and reporting on multimodal job access in the Minneapolis-Saint Paul metropolitan area, using methodology coordinated with the National Accessibility Evaluation project. Second, it will evaluate the accessibility impacts of various transit network scenarios, including network and service adjustments in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as long-range planning scenarios.


Project details:

  • Project number: 2021037
  • Start date: 09/2020
  • Project status: Completed
  • Research area:
  • Topics: Accessibility metrics