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21st Century Operations Using 21st Century Technologies

ATCMTD Grant Request: SMORES (Smart Mobility Optimizing Resources, Equality, and Sustainability)

Long Description for Figure 10. SMORES project schedule. Consumer culture is a continuous feedback process used to gauge what makes alternative transport modes desirable by the traveling public.

The image is of the project schedule

Periods

  • Establish - 2017 - months 1 through 12
  • Entice - 2018 - months 12 though 24
  • Sustain - 2019 - months 24 through 30

Management

  • Kickoff Meeting - 2017 month 1
  • Monthly Reports - monthly

"New Mobility"

  • Ride Sharing, Car Sharing, Van Pooling
    • contract Negotiations - months 1 - 3
    • Implementation (Databases, parking, etc.)- months 3 - 9
    • Pilot "Free" use - months 9 - 12
    • Operations with consumer-friendly changes - 1/2 price, Consumer culture and car sharing optimal placement - months 12 - 24
    • Operations at full price - Transition to local operations and finance - months 24 - 30
  • Bike Sharing
    • Contract Negotiations - months 1 -3
    • Implementation - (Databases, Kiosks space & locations) - months 3 - 9
    • Pilot "Free" use - months 9 - 12
    • Operations with consumer friendly changes - 1/2 price - Consumer culture and car sharing optimal placement - months 12 - 24
    • Operations at full price - Transition to local operations and finance - months 24 - 30
  • Peak Spreading
    • Employer Discussions - months 1 - 3
    • Demographic Analysis - months 3 - 7
    • Congestion Analysis - months 7 - 10
    • Travel Optimization - months 10 - 12
    • Execute, continuously evaluate - months 12 onward

Traditional Transit

  • TDM Software
    • Evaluation - months 0 - 5
    • Bid and Procurement - months 5 - 7
    • Training - months 7 - 9
    • Implementation - needed because of growth and consumer needs - months 9 onward
  • Operational Software
    • Evaluation - months 0 - 5
    • Bid and Procurement - months 5 - 7
    • Training - months 7 - 9
    • Implementation - needed because of growth and consumer needs - months 9 onward
  • New Bus Routes/Services
    • Continuously evaluated, added as needed - months 0 onward
  • Customer Culture
    • Review of TDM survey and demographics - months 0 - 6
    • Initial culture recommendations - months 6 - 12
    • Implement - months 12 - 15
    • Monitor ridership: Wants, needs feelings, Make changes as necessary - months 15 onward
  • In-vehicle safety and traffic information
    • Contract Negotiations - months 0 - 3
    • Distribution Model(s) - 3 - 6
    • Visitor Subscription (run out sometime) - months 6 onward

 

 

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