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360 Transit Alliance Joint Venture selected to lead project controls for four Toronto subway lines

December 21, 2020 - in News, Transit, Transportation

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Metrolinx have selected 360 Transit Alliance Joint Venture, which includes key partners Stantec and Jacobs, to execute a Program Control Services Contract for Ontario’s four priority transit projects in the Greater Toronto…

DART Celebrates Silver Line Construction with First Concrete Pour Ceremony

December 17, 2020 - in News, Transit, Transportation

Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) and Archer Western Herzog (AWH) commemorated construction of the future Silver Line Regional Rail project with…

Stantec-designed One Vanderbilt Avenue transit improvements open for public use

December 11, 2020 - in News, Projects, Transit, Transportation

The $3.3 billion transit-oriented development adds vital connections to Grand Central Terminal and the forthcoming East Side Access project The completion…

APTA and the Transit app Partner to Unveil New Ridership Trends Dashboard

December 10, 2020 - in News, Technology, Transit

The American Public Transportation Association (APTA) and the Transit app today released the APTA Ridership Trends dashboard, a new resource providing up-to-date, week-by-week estimations of public transit ridership for agencies across the United…

BOND Civil & Utility Completes MBTA Fenway Portal Flood Protection Project

December 7, 2020 - in News, Transit, Transportation

BOSTON, MA – BOND Civil & Utility Construction, Inc. (BOND Civil & Utility), a premier civil, utility, energy, general contracting, and construction management firm announced today, the  completion of the Fenway Portal Flood Protection Project…

CDC Says Public Transit Passengers, Operators Should Wear Masks

November 3, 2020 - in COVID-19, News, Transit

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently issued a “strong recommendation” for public transportation passengers and transit operators alike to wear masks in order to prevent spread of the virus that causes COVID-19. [Above photo by the Metropolitan…

Two Reports Offer COVID-19 Transit Recovery Advice

November 3, 2020 - in News, Transit

Separate reports issued by the Boston Consulting Group (BCG) and Transit Center advocacy group argue that there is a “fundamental alignment” between how transit agencies respond to the health and safety needs posed by COVID-19 and the measures they implement…

CDC Says Public Transit Passengers, Operators Should Wear Masks

October 26, 2020 - in COVID-19, News, Transit

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently issued a “strong recommendation” for public transportation passengers and transit operators alike to wear masks in order to prevent spread of the virus that causes COVID-19. [Above photo by the Metropolitan…

Federal Transit Administration Announces $6.2 Million for Transit Planning in Communities Nationwide

September 29, 2020 - in News, Transit, Transportation

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration (FTA) announced today the availability of $6.2 million in funding to support comprehensive planning that improves access to public transit. The competitive…

Iowa DOT Publishes the Iowa Public Transit Long Range Plan for Rightsizing Iowa’s Statewide Public Transit System

September 14, 2020 - in Transit

AMES, Iowa  – The Iowa Department of Transportation has recently released an update to the Iowa Public Transit Long Range Plan to reflect today’s operating environment and current needs of Iowa’s public transportation system. The Iowa Public Transit…