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Transport in towns.

Buchanan, Colin Sir

Transport in towns.

by Buchanan, Colin Sir

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Published by British Railways (Western Region), London Lecture and Debating Society in [London] .
Written in English


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SeriesProceedings of the british Railways (Western Region) London Lecture and Debating Society -- 496
ContributionsBritish Railways. Western Region. London Lecture and Debating Society.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13812847M

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failure to achieve integrated land use and transport planning in relation to movement between neighbouring towns has resulted in undesirable outcomes that are different in kind but arguably no less significant than those within them. In this paper a broader spatial perspective is adopted – hence my title of ‘Traffic AND Towns’. The publication discusses the social and environmental impacts of transport investments, as well as the conceptual model of environmental impacts, strategies for impact assessment, and comparative nature of impact assessment. The book also takes a look at the environmental quality of city streets and the sociology of car traffic in towns.


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