Tag: transit systems

Travel & Public Transit

Building transit systems around people

June 16, 2023

Via: Intelligent Transport

With intentional efforts over the last several years, progress has been made in the public transportation industry towards building more diverse and inclusive workspaces. However, much work still remains. Women, for example, comprise more than half of transit passengers, but […]

Travel & Public Transit

FTA announces $20 million funding to help improve transit in economically distressed areas

January 11, 2023

Via: Intelligent Transport

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration (FTA) has announced a new Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) to help improve transit in areas experiencing long-term economic distress. The $20 million in competitive grant funding through FTA’s Areas of Persistent […]

Travel & Public Transit

Illinois DOT awards 37 transit providers $114.4M through Rebuild Illinois program

January 28, 2022

Via: Transportation Today

The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) recently awarded nearly $111.4 million to 37 transit systems statewide to advance 51 projects through the Rebuild Illinois capital program. The program will invest $355 million in transit outside the Chicago area. This is […]