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NCHRP 08-78 [Completed]

Estimating Bicycling and Walking for Planning and Project Development

  Project Data
Funds: $300,000
Research Agency: Transportation Consulting LLC
Principal Investigator: Mr. J. Richard Kuzmyak
Effective Date: 4/27/2010
Completion Date: 1/31/2013
Comments: Completed and published as NCHRP Report 770

The objective of this research was to prepare a guidebook for practitioners on estimating and forecasting bicycling and walking activity. The guidebook includes transferable methods for practitioners working on regional-, corridor-, and project-level analysis to estimate and forecast bicycling and walking activity in relation to transportation infrastructure characteristics, land use, topography, weather/climate, and socio-demographic characteristics. 

Status: The project is complete and final deliverables were received in February 2014.  The product was published as NCHRP Report 770 along with a CD-ROM providing tools and methods.

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