Description

The Mineta Transportation Institute at San José State University conducted this study to review the issues, impacts, implications, and opportunities for improved California-Baja California border area land transportation. The study reviews current conditions, previously identified issues, and, in consultation with Caltrans District 11 officials and others, developed an ultimate listing of seven issues for detailed study as follows: (1) public transportation at the border; (2) cross-broder Americans with Disabilities Act interface; (3) California highway access to Tijuana International Airport; (4) Clean Air Act compliance; (5) General Services Administration off-site authority; (6) southbound inspection requirement; and (7) pipelines or other stationary facilities. As the study proceeded several topics of immediate concern were identified and relayed to the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) as four recommendations. Observations and findings relating to the above seven issues are summarized and fifteen recommendations concerning them are presented.

Publication Date

9-1-2001

Publication Type

Report

Topic

Miscellaneous Transportation Topics

MTI Project

9802

Keywords

Ground transportation, Planning, Policy, Government agencies, International borders, Inspection stations, Ports of entry, Air quality management, Airport access, Public transit, Pipelines, Belt

Disciplines

Transportation

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