Transit Cooperative Research Program
The Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) is an applied, contract research program that develops near-term, practical solutions to problems facing transit agencies.
Information about TCRP and other TRB activities is available in the TRB E-Newsletter. The TCRP is managed by the Cooperative Research Programs of the Transportation Research Board.
RECENTLY RELEASED TCRP PUBLICATIONS
|Open Data: Challenges and Opportunities for Transit Agencies
March 2, 2015
TRB’s Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) Synthesis 115: Open Data: Challenges and Opportunities for Transit Agencies documents the current state of the practice in the use, policies, and impact of open data for improving transit planning, service quality, and treatment of customer information.
|Improving Safety Culture in Public Transportation
January 29, 2015
TRB’s Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) Report 174: Improving Safety Culture in Public Transportation presents research on the definition of safety culture within public transportation, presents methods and tools for assessing safety culture, and provides strategies and guidelines that public transportation agencies may apply to initiate and build a program for improving safety culture.
|Improving Transit Integration Among Multiple Providers, Volume II: Research Report
January 23, 2015
TRB’s Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) Report 173, Volume II: Research Report provides guidelines and procedures to assist transit agencies in evaluating, planning, and implementing steps to integrate transit services in areas with multiple transit providers. Appendixes to the research report provide detailed case studies and summarize supporting literature that served as a bac...