This study was a thorough analysis of the existing streetcar service and the fixed-route services traveling through the central business district of San Antonio, Texas. Key to the plan recommendations were public outreach and community involvement for downtown businesses, residents, and major transit generators.
An important objective of this study was to include citizens early in the planning process so the public input received would be used to identify the mobility needs within the downtown business district. Specific public involvement guiding principles used to achieve a successful public involvement process included:
The team, in coordination with staff and the local advisory committee, identified target groups for the study, including major stakeholders, advisory committee members, and key local residents and businesses. These stakeholders are: