Multi-Modal Level-Of-Service Goes Mainstream: Chickens Can Finally Cross Roads (from Planetizen)
This map illustrates pedestrian level-of-service, which shows the quality of walking conditions in Jacksonville, FL.
Why didn’t the chicken cross the road? Because pedestrian Level-Of-Service was below “C”. Todd Litman, executive director of the Victoria Transport Policy Institute, wrote an article about “transportation planners and activists who do good work and have lots of fun too.”
Read more: http://www.planetizen.com/node/46112