$65,357 granted to watchdog the city’s Vision Zero and WalknBike plan, which will make pedestrian access to transit a central part of Nashville’s transit debate.
Today's Transportation Agenda
This summer, DDOT is testing out a new approach to quickly implement bus priority treatments at low cost.Read More
New research shows that through fare policy, the MBTA can open up opportunities for residents in struggling neighborhoods.Read More
A year after Nashville voters sided against a multi-billion dollar transit plan, a new coalition is reviving the transit conversation.
Last month, TransitCenter convened a meeting of 34 women working in transportation across the country. Hailing from 16 cities, they converged in Austin for two days of bonding and sharing ideas.
Setting a Transportation Agenda for the Nation
ICYMI: @NYGovCuomo and @NYCMayor announced a crackdown on fare evasion yesterday. Our response: Stay focused on what riders need - elevators, new cars and new signals! Don't blame some of NYC's most vulnerable! politico.com/states/new-yor…
Bus Boarders are another #BetterBuses priority tool 🚌 These sidewalk extensions are made of recycled plastic material, and provide more space for waiting passengers and allow buses to pull up to the curb without leaving the travel lane. https://t.co/Ds6gP3szwz
We joined @TransitCenter @PCACriders @Tri_State @RegionalPlan @Straphangers and others in calling on @NYGovCuomo @AndreaSCousins and @CarlHeastie for an Open @MTA reorganization process to ensure any plan best serves riders, not political aims reinventalbany.org/2019/06/advoca…
Training the Transportation Leaders of Tomorrow
Many of the country’s largest transit systems have seen declining ridership in recent years, but ridership trends vary significantly from city to city. Read more.
TransitCenter runs a dynamic training program for transit agency board members.
Our grantmaking supports organizations improving transit and urban quality of life, strengthening neighborhoods, and building stronger, more accessible regions.
We offer several grant opportunities including our annual Open Call and a rolling grant program known as Dispatch grants.
$75,000 granted to LA-Más to push LA-region agencies to streamline the implementation of creative first/last mile interventions at transit stations and stops and to combat rising pedestrian deaths and sinking transit ridership in the second most populous region in the nation.