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GENERAL AND ADMINISTRATIVE (G&A) COSTS

All activities associated with general administration of the transit agency , including transit service development, injuries and damages, safety, personnel administration, legal services, insurance, data processing, finance and accounting purchasing and stores, engineering, real estate management, office management and services,…

GENERAL FUND

The fund used to account for all resources not required to be reported in another fund.

GENERAL RELIEF TOKEN PROGRAM

Metro program that provides tokens for transportation of homeless/indigent persons.

GENERAL SHARE MODEL

A model that estimates a share of trip, such as a mode share of all trips or a destination share of trips from a given origin. (TRB)

GENERALIZED AUDIT SOFTWARE

Multi-purpose audit software which can be used for such general processes as record selection, matching, recalculation, and reporting.

GENERATED TRAFFIC (GENERATED DEMAND)

A general term that can be applied to any part of the traffic created by one or more land uses. (TRB)

GENERATOR

In mechanics, a rotating electric machine that changes mechanical energy into electrical energy. (TRB)

GEOCODING

A planning tool where persons or facilities are geographically displayed and analyzed.