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CORDON COUNT

In planning, a count of vehicles and people across a designated (cordon) line to determine the total flow (people and vehicles by mode and time period) into and out of the study area. (TRB)

CORDON LINE

In planning, an imaginary line circumscribing a specific geographic study area. (TRB)

CORPORATE EMPLOYEE TRANSPORTATION COORDINATOR

The individual assigned to implement regulation XV Trip Reduction Plan. Also known as Corporate ETC.

CORPORATE TRANSIT PARTNERSHIP

This program provides transit service marketing and information to corporations and large employment centers.

CORRECTIVE CONTROLS

These controls are designed to correct errors, omissions, and unauthorized uses and intrusions once they are detected.

CORRECTIVE MAINTENANCE

The action taken to restore a failed item of equipment to an operable state.

CORRIDOR

A broad geographical band that follows a general directional flow or connects major sources of trips. It may contain a number of streets and highways and transit lines and routes.

CORRUGATED RAIL

A rough condition of alternate ridges and grooves that develops on rail tread in service. (TRB)