Welcome to the National Center for Transit Research (NCTR) at CUTR Transit GIS Clearinghouse Website

Welcome to the National Center for Transit Research (NCTR) at the Center for Urban Transportation Research (CUTR) Transit GIS Clearinghouse website.

The Transit GIS Clearinghouse website hosts the conference proceedings and news about the National Transit GIS Conference.  Upcoming conferences and past presentations are hosted on this site for all to see, download and enjoy.

The 2017 Transit GIS Conference Presentations are Available for downloading.

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GIS in Transit Conference, September 6-8, 2017

2017 Transit GIS Conference Session and Presentations Available

The Transit GIS Clearinghouse Team is Happy to announce the availability of the 2017 Conference Sessions and presentations for downloading. Click to see full list of sessions and links to the available presentations.  

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Transit GIS 2017 Session: Minding the Gap? Designing Transit Services to Fill Gaps and Enhance Access

Moderated by: Sara Hendricks Minding the Gap? Designing Transit Services to Fill Gaps and Enhance Access Learn analytical methods for alleviating first mile/last mile access gaps using GIS and complementary software and how to use interactive isochrones to facilitate a conversation to design better transit systems, engaging riders to document factors that affect getting from …

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Transit GIS 2017 Session: There’s an Index for that: Developing Effective Transit Using Geoanalytical Insights

Moderated by: Nikola Ivanov There’s an Index for that: Developing Effective Transit Using Geoanalytical Insights There are a number of factors at play in designing the most effective and efficient transit projects and networks.  This session discusses indexes and measures of transit directness, competitiveness, and market area development.  It explores how these analytical techniques can …

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Transit GIS 2017 Session: Safe Transit? Accident Hot Spots, Youth, and Safe Stops

Moderated by: Jonathan P. Brooks Safe Transit? Accident Hot Spots, Youth, and Safe Stops Learn about MTA’s mapping of accident hot spots, the relationship between transit and youths in Worcester, and how to measure the correlation between bus stop location and pedestrian safety. Mapping Transit Accident Hot Spots using MTA Accident Mapping System Leo Fothergill, …

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