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Transportation impacts during the post-storm week (February 13-17, 1978)

Metropolitan Planning Organization (Mass.). Central Transportation Planning Staff.

Transportation impacts during the post-storm week (February 13-17, 1978)

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Published by Dept. of Transportation in [Washington] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Motor vehicles -- Boston Metropolitan Area -- Cold weather operation.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesTransportation impacts during the post-storm week (February 13 - February 17, 1978).
    Statementprepared by the Central Transportation Planning Staff.
    SeriesTechnology sharing reprint series, Report - Office of the Secretary ; no. DOT-I-79-9
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 48 p. :
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15239343M

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