Past Events - TransitCenter
Past Events
September 13, 2021, 5:00 pm
Transit Justice and Restoring Service Equitably

The future of transit hinges on equitable service restoration that meets the needs of people who rely on buses and trains the most. This event will explore how, in this moment of recovery, transit agencies can finally recognize and prioritize riders of color and low-income riders.

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September 9, 2021, 4:00 pm
Safety for All: How to Reimagine Public Safety Policies in Transit

Join TransitCenter for a conversation on a spectrum of approaches that transit agencies can take to address safety concerns.

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July 14, 2021, 3:00 pm
Using the Transit Equity Dashboard: A Primer

Join us for a look at how the Equity dashboard works, what we can learn from it, and where it fits into initiatives to improve transit and make transportation and land use more equitable.

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June 16, 2021, 4:00 pm
A Just Recovery Will Take Transit

Join Transportation Choices Coalition and TransitCenter for this panel conversation to hear what agencies are doing, learn what to expect, and ask your questions.

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May 20, 2021, 3:00 pm
City + Transit Agency Partnerships: Teaming Up to Improve Transit

Join us for a panel discussion about how cities are directly supporting transit through service purchasing agreements and funding partnerships, delivering transit expansions without waiting, and immediately making service more useful to riders.

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May 4, 2021, 5:00 pm
A New Day at USDOT?

Join us for an insightful discussion of personnel, policy, and possibilities for change as new leadership takes charge at USDOT.

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April 14, 2021, 6:00 pm
Do Not Track: Managing Data Privacy in Fare Payment

Join us for a wide-ranging discussion of new fare media and what transit agencies and riders can do to mitigate privacy concerns.

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March 22, 2021, 5:00 pm
Restoring the 24/7 Subway: Examining the Shutdown’s Effects on Riders and Workers

This panel will bring together experts from advocacy, labor, and housing to explore the effects of the shutdown on riders and workers. Panelists will discuss how the governor, mayor and MTA leadership can address these problems as the agency navigates recovery from the pandemic.

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February 23, 2021, 5:00 pm
Taking the Helm in a Storm: New Transit Leadership During the COVID Crisis

As the COVID epidemic raged and public budgets fell into an abyss in recent months, three women stepped up to become CEOs of transit agencies. Tune in to hear them discuss how they’re navigating their new jobs.

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