Required | 6 possible points
To promote non-motorized transportation, encourage use of public transit and reduce pollution from transportation sector.
Measure the daily per capita Vehicle Miles Travelled (VMT) for the city or community by capturing the commute patterns of the population. Total VMT must be calculated for a minimum period of the most recent calendar year using either of the following methodologies:
- Non-traffic count based
- Traffic count based
- Transportation modeling software derived
Table 4. LEED Points for Transportation Performance
Performance Score Calculation To calculate transportation performance score, the following data are required:
1. Total VMT (in miles) for the city or community for a minimum period of one recent calendar year.
2. Total population of the city or community. Consider day time and night time population, permanent and floating population for calculations.
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