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ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLE

Design and implementation of the Beijing Road Traffic Environmental Monitoring Information Platform: A stakeholder’s perspective

Xu Zhao1,2 Ning Lyu1* Mengqiu Cao3 Wenbo Guo4 Ruonan Wang1
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1 School of Tourism Sciences, Beijing International Studies University, Beijing, China
2 Social Sciences Academic Press (CHINA), Beijing, China
3 School of Architecture and Cities, University of Westminster, London, United Kingdom
4 Transport Studies Unit, School of Geography and the Environment, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
Journal of Chinese Architecture and Urbanism, 2283 https://doi.org/10.36922/jcau.2283
Submitted: 21 November 2023 | Accepted: 26 January 2024 | Published: 26 March 2024
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Advances of Data Analysis in Urban Planning)
© 2024 by the Author (s). This article is an open access article distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution -Noncommercial 4.0 International License (CC BY-NC 4.0) ( https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/ )
Abstract

The process of urbanization continues to accelerate, placing an increasing burden on the urban environment through the transportation sector. To address this challenge, the Beijing Municipal Transportation Bureau has introduced the Traffic Transport Environment Monitoring Information Platform, which aims to strengthen the monitoring and management of the transportation environment by facilitating flexible management and control of the transportation planning and implementation process through timely diagnostics and dynamic feedback. It represents a technologically innovative measure designed toward establishing and improving the dynamic predictive power of transport planning and monitoring in Beijing. This study thoroughly examines the design and implementation of the platform, providing detailed insights into its overall framework, data collection, and processing mechanisms, as well as strategies for data sharing and utilization. Through an analysis grounded in stakeholder theory, the study demonstrates the effectiveness and practicability of the platform. By prioritizing stakeholder demands, the study not only contributes to transportation planning technology theory but also holds pioneering significance for the practical implementation of transport environment monitoring information platforms in cities across China.

Keywords
Urban transportation
Environmental monitoring
Transportation planning
Information platform
Data collection
Stakeholders
Funding
The research is supported by the Major Project of the National Social Science Foundation of China, “Research on improving the system and mechanism of integrated development of culture and tourism” (ID: 20ZDA067)
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