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Public Transportation Policy Evaluation


The purpose is to foster and support local governments systematically to promote the efficiency of their public transportation system and the convenience of service users.


  • Period
    • - The evaluation on the local government's public transportation policies is applied based on 2007.
    • - Document evaluation: Evaluate the local governments' policies and current status of public transportation(as of 2006).
    • - Field survey: A field survey shall be conducted over a period of 3 days or so for each local government to check thecontents of the document evaluation.
    • - Survey on the level of satisfaction: Survey the level of satisfaction of public transportation users with each localgovernment's public transportation policies as of 2007
    • - Period to conduct evaluation: May
    • - September 2007
    Article 17 of the Act
    • Establish and implement local public transportation plans and action plans for each year
    • Ratio of sharing public transportation
    • Expand and repair public transportation facilities
    • Link between public transportation methods, link public transportation methods to facilities.
    • Informatize public transportation
    • Level of public transportation service
    • Enhance the competitiveness of public transportation
    • Other tasks to foster and promote the public transportation service designated by the Ordinance of the President.
    Article 19 of the
    • Promote the use and compatibility of transportation cards
    • Expand the number of exclusive lanes for buses and promote effective operation
    • Increase the level of accessibility to public transportation facilities
    • Promote the local governments' financial investment in public transportation
    • Manage transportation demands according to Article 15 of the 「Act on the Promotion of City Transportation Maintenance」
    • Increase convenience for the minority users of public transportation