$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
Dallas transit riders continue to pay a premium price for service that doesn’t get them where they need to go, but relief may be in store with the appointment of Michael Rogers as director of the newly-formed Dallas Department of Transportation.Read More
We know Uber & Lyft are siphoning some transit riders away. But at present we can say definitively that Chariot is not, not in Northern Brooklyn.
Here we take a look at who is governing American transit agencies, and how well they reflect transit riders and the residents of their service areas.
Setting a Transportation Agenda for the Nation
21st Century city transportation departments have a *transit division* Our NEW brief on forging productive city-transit authority working partnerships buff.ly/2Lw2q6F
In this @CrainsNewYork piece, TransitCenter’s @cbw623 argues the @MTA should include *fare capping* in its post MetroCard payment system. With the policy, a rider who spent $32 in fares in a week wouldn't be charged for additional rides in the 7-day period buff.ly/2xc3Jo5
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.