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ANALYSIS AREA

(Also called Analysis Unit.) Any geographic area, such as a zone or a group of zones combined, for the purpose of making an analysis or study. (TRB)

ANCILLARY FACILITIES

Support system for a rail line, such as power and electric equipment.

Angels Flight

Angels Flight is a landmark 2 foot, 6 inch narrow gauge funicular railway in the Bunker Hill district of downtown Los Angeles. It has operated on two slightly different sites, using the same cars. The first Angels Flight operated from…

ANGELS WALK

A series of pedestrian improvements organized to make a cohesive and contiguous pedestrian system.

ANNUAL AVERAGE DAILY TRAFFIC

Daily traffic that is averaged over a calendar or fiscal year. (TRB)

ANNUAL AVERAGE WEEKDAY TRAFFIC (AAWDT)

Daily traffic that is averaged over a calendar or fiscal year and that includes only weekdays (Mondays through Fridays). It may also exclude holidays. (TRB)

ANNUAL ELEMENT

Those transportation improvement projects, contained in an area’s Transportation Improvement Program (TIP), that are proposed for implementation in the current year. The annual element is submitted to the U.S. Department of Transportation (U.S. DOT) as part of the required planning…

ANNUAL PASS

The Annual Pass or A-Pass program provides an annual photo ID pass good for one calendar year to all employers in Los Angeles County beginning January 2005. Price based on cost of the monthly pass times 12.