Curitiba BRT

Information about Curitiba BRT

Published on March 24, 2008

Author: Miranda

Source: authorstream.com

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Slide1:  Bus Rapid Transit Curitiba, Brazil An innovation from the developing world Jake Keirn Trans Planning 11/16/05 Slide2:  Background Agriculture mechanization in Brazil Rapid urbanization (5.7% ave annual growth) Severe pressure placed on Curitiba’s social services -sanitation -housing -environment -transportation Social issues required innovative planning -1966 Master Plan -radial growth to linear model -consolidated public transit Innovators Jamie Lerner -chief architect of master plan -Mayor 1971-1984 -Believed in implementing plans swiftly -Created innovative inexpensive solutions to city’s problems Degree in Architecture Slide3:  The basics Dedicated bus lanes System planned along long linear avenues Road hierarchy system -Central Avenue: 2 restricted express bus lanes -Parallel Roads: adjacent avenue, 2 local one roads running both direction, dedicated to cars 5 structural corridors created for growth to follow Free transfers between zones Boarding tubes Transit corridor Transit oriented development Slide4:  Land use Paradigm shift: Concentric-Linear Paradigm Shift -radial pattern to linear -concentrated high density development along transit avenues (TOD) -highest densities allowed along avenues -density required to decline as distance from avenue increases -environmental protection -reclamation of former industrial/commercial land as parks Previous radial pattern New linear pattern Slide5:  Color code Routes serving different purposes -Carry passengers from outlying neighborhoods to Curitiba's 21 regional terminals -Backbone of system -Serve express routes, -Buses carry up to 270 people -Travel on secondary streets -Shuttle residents between main routes and residential neighborhoods -Direct service from suburbs to downtown -Sightseeing service -Service between medical centers Regional Above Ground City Streets Express Tourist Health Care Slide6:  Finance 10 private bus companies -paid by distance rather than passengers -all companies are profitable Fared received pre boarding in tube stations Bus companies are NOT subsidized -all money is centrally collected and distributed by distance traveled Brazilian Real Slide7:  Statistics Curitiba is considered one of the world’s most livable cities in part because of its public transportation! Slide8:  Influence Los Angles Orange Line Traverses the San Fernando Valley Connects with subway red line Spurring TOD’s New TOD’s Busway Stations

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