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Publication Number: FHWA-RD-98-108
Date: February 1998

Capacity Analysis of Pedestrian and Bicycle Facilities

Recommended Procedures for the "Bicycles" Chapter of the Highway Capacity Manual



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Guide for Development of Bicycle Facilities, American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials, Washington DC, 1991.

Harkey, D.L, D.W. Reinfurt, M. Knuiman, J. Stewart, and A. Sorton, Development of the Bicycle Compatibility Index: A Level of Service Concept, Final Report, Federal Highway Administration, Washington, DC, 1998.

Hunter, William W. and Herman F. Huang, "User Counts on Bicycle Lanes and Multi-use Trails in the United States," Transportation Research Record 1502, 1995.

Niemeier, Debbie A., "Longitudinal Analysis of Bicycle Count Variability: Results and Modeling Implications," Journal of Transportation Engineering, Vol. 122, No. 3, May/June 1996.

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Rouphail, N., J.E. Hummer, D.P. Allen, and J.S. Milazzo II, Research Report: Capacity Analysis of Pedestrian and Bicycle Facilities (Draft), Federal Highway Administration, McLean, Virginia, 1997.

Transportation Research Board (TRB). Highway Capacity Manual, Special Report 209, Third Edition, National Research Council, Washington DC, 1994.

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