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FL: Reporter's 6-Mile Trip Takes 96 Minutes

With the Bay Town Trolley recently under new management, I decided to take the trolley to work to experience the ride and talk to passengers.

SC: Triennial Review of Coast RTA Shows Compliance in Six Areas, Deficiencies in 11

The FTA is expected to release its triennial review of Coast RTA later this month that will show inadequate financial and maintenance planning, and retaining useless buses so long, Coast may have to pay the feds back part of its contribution...

OH: Ohio State Plan Uses Shuttles to Curb Traffic

Ohio State University is planning an overhaul of its transit system to move more parking to the edges of campus and reduce traffic near academic buildings.

CT: Norwich Report: Disabled Need Improved Public Transportation

The biggest problems faced by local people with disabilities, their families and caregivers also could be the most expensive to correct -- lack of public transportation and crumbling sidewalks and street crossings.

WI: Long-Range Transportation Planning Underway in Janesville Area

Long-range transportation planning is the work of the Janesville Area Metropolitan Planning Organization, a far reaching group that includes representation from Rock County, the cities of Janesville and Milton and the towns of Harmony, La Prairie, Janesvi

TX: Metro 'Flex Zones' to Receive More Study

Sweeping changes to Houston's bus system are on pace for approval later this month, though some features of the new routes and schedules will be a work in progress.

CA: Roads, Transit Handle 49ers Crowd Relatively Well

There's no fast and easy way to get 70,799 people in and out of any stadium, but the 49ers gave it their best try Sunday night for their first regular-season game at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara.

NY: MTA Bus and Train Fares to Rise Monday

Commuters will start paying more this week to board buses and trains operated by the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority, which is raising fares Monday morning for the first time in four years.

Iowa DOT to Hold Public Meetings on the State Park-and-Ride System Plan

The plan is being developed to identify ideal locations for park and ride facilities to serve commuters in the state. The public input meetings will be held at the following locations and times.

MN: Transit in Riverview Corridor Getting Fresh Look

With light-rail trains now up and running along University Avenue, Ramsey County and St. Paul officials are turning their attention to another long-awaited transit target: the Riverview Corridor.

Columbia City Developers Believe They Need the Parking

After completing most of the necessary steps with the City of Seattle, construction for a new apartment building in Columbia City is set to begin sometime in December. “We’re finishing up our building permit application, the project is phased, and we’ve already got a permit for demolition,” said Chris Weber of BAR Architects, one of the […]

MTA Proposes Bus Service Enhancements

Service improvements part of effort to build a better bus system.

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