However beautiful the strategy, you should occasionally look at the results.
~ Winston Churchill
Monitoring the success of the outcomes of transport programs is not done well, even though transport agencies are accountable for the effective use of public funds. Demonstrating the success of current transport programs, in delivering transport outcomes, helps when requesting funding for future programs.
Transport programs can be either a response to challenges (bottom up approach), or a future vision (top down approach). The best approach is to do both. Transport professionals need tools to measure program success in designing programs they deliver. [Continue reading]