AN EVALUATION OF THE URBAN TRANSPORTATION PLANNING STUDIES IN TURKEY


Ozalp M., ÖCALIR AKÜNAL E. V.

METU JOURNAL OF THE FACULTY OF ARCHITECTURE, vol.25, no.2, pp.71-97, 2008 (Journal Indexed in AHCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 25 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Title of Journal : METU JOURNAL OF THE FACULTY OF ARCHITECTURE
  • Page Numbers: pp.71-97

Abstract

Since the 1950s, comprehensive urban transportation master plans, which analyze the interaction and the harmony between land use decisions of development master plans and transport structure, have been worldwide prepared and implemented. In Turkey, during the past 50 years, particularly in big cities, many transport studies and plans have been conducted in our cities in order to plan urban traffic and transport systems.