/ Category / Transit

Nation’s Top Transit Official Highlights $18 Million Infrastructure Investment to Improve Safety, Reliability of Colorado Bus Systems

December 5, 2019 - in News, Transit, Transportation

DENVER – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration FTA Acting Administrator K. Jane Williams today joined officials in Colorado to highlight $18 million in federal grants statewide to improve the safety and reliability of Colorado…

Design-Build Team of Urbahn Architects, HAKS, and Citnalta-Forte Completes Modernization of Three Brooklyn Subway Stations for the Metropolitan Transportation Authority

November 12, 2019 - in News, Projects, Transit, Transportation

The three-station project was the first package in the MTA’s ground-breaking Design-Build approach to renovating subway stations Brooklyn, NY – The…

Ohio DOT Issues $105M in Transit Grants; DriveOhio Reauthorized

November 4, 2019 - in News, Transit, Transportation

On October 28 the Ohio Department of Transportation officially released $105 million in grant money to fund public transportation agencies across the…

Transit Delivers More Than $3 Billion in MO According to 2019 Impact Study

October 30, 2019 - in News, Transit, Transportation

Citizens for Modern Transit reported the findings of a six-month study designed to quantify the economic impact of public transit services in the state of Missouri to area leaders today at its quarterly “Talking Transit “ event held at the St. Louis Regional…

U.S. Department of Transportation Announces $40.4 Million for Virginia Street Bus RAPID Transit Extension Project in Reno, NV

October 11, 2019 - in News, Transit

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration (FTA) today announced a $40.4 million grant to the Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) of Washoe County for the Virginia Street Bus RAPID Transit (BRT) Extension project…

IBI Group-Designed Confederation Line LRT Downtown Tunnel Opens to Public

October 8, 2019 - in News, Transit, Transportation

TORONTO - Global design and technology firm, IBI Group (TSX:IBG), completed the station design of the downtown tunnel portion of Ottawa’s Confederation Line – a 13-station, 12.5km light rail transit line with a 2.5km underground segment beneath the city…

Fluor Joint Venture Breaks Ground on Chicago Transit Authority’s Red and Purple Line Modernization Program

October 7, 2019 - in News, Transit, Transportation

Fluor CEO Carlos Hernandez (center) at Chicago Transit Authority's Red & Purple Line groundbreaking today along with Greg Amparano, senior VP (right) & Dago Beek, project director (left) (Photo: Business Wire)   IRVING, Texas & CHICAGO- Fluor…

Chelsea, Massachusetts Commuters Don’t Have Far To Walk With New FiberSPAN Three- Level-Switchback Access Ramp

October 3, 2019 - in News, Transit

DAYTON, Ohio - Chelsea is Massachusetts’ smallest city with a land area of just 1.8 square miles yet the Suffolk, County town is the United States’ 26th most densely populated community.  Overcrowded downtown transit stations prompted the Massachusetts…

Automated Bus Consortium Transit and Transportation Agency Members Announce Candidate Pilot Projects Across the US

October 2, 2019 - in News, Transit, Transportation

DETROIT--The Automated Bus Consortium (Consortium) convened its private industry forum to explore the feasibility of implementing test-pilot automated bus projects across the United States. The event was hosted by AECOM, a fully integrated infrastructure firm…

U.S. Department of Transportation Announces $75 Million for Tempe Streetcar Project

September 27, 2019 - in Transit, Transportation

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration (FTA) today announced a $75 million grant to Valley Metro for the Tempe Streetcar project in Tempe, Arizona. The transit infrastructure project will improve mobility and…