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Americans Riding Public Transportation in Greater Numbers

July 23, 2021 - in News, Transit, Transportation

Some Areas Seeing More Than 80 Percent of Pre-Pandemic Ridership WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Transit Administration (FTA) announced today that transit ridership is rebounding in communities across the nation. Thanks to the…

U.S. Department of Transportation Announces $16 Million Funding Opportunity to Help Communities Prosper through Transit

July 6, 2021 - in News, Transit, Transportation

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration (FTA) today announced a Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) for…

U.S. Department of Transportation Announces Major Milestone for the Hudson Tunnel Project

June 1, 2021 - in News, Transit, Transportation

Action Allows Project of National Significance to Advance   The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) and Federal…

CAF Selects Infor to Power Parramatta Light Rail Project

April 30, 2021 - in News, Transit, Transportation

Infor signs long-term contract with CAF Australia to provide enterprise asset management solutions for light rail construction project in Western Sydney SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA  - Infor today announced that CAF Australia, a market leader in the design, manufacturing…

Collin Chon Wins “Best of Show” at 2021 DART Student Art Contest

April 26, 2021 - in News, People, Transit

Collin Chon, a 5th grade student at Greenhill School in Addison, is this year's Best of Show winner in Dallas Area Rapid Transit's (DART) annual Student Art Contest. Collin’s artwork, based on this year’s theme "Everyday Heroes Ride DART," was selected…

GET Worldwide, Inc. Creates Sustainable Cities with its Smart Transit Solutions

April 23, 2021 - in News, Transit, Transportation

Global Electric Transport (GET) Worldwide, Inc. is providing zero emission mobility solutions for cities throughout the world with the introduction of a new fleet of state-of-the art zero-emission mini-buses. The San Diego, California based corporation began…

DART and Trinity Metro Rail Lines to Connect at DFW Airport

April 19, 2021 - in News, Transit, Transportation

On Tuesday, April 14, the Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) Board of Directors unanimously approved a resolution authorizing a payment of $21.5 million to Trinity Metro for reimbursement of project costs incurred by Trinity Metro in the construction of approximately…

DART Celebrates Opening of Hidden Ridge Station in Irving

April 12, 2021 - in News, Transit, Transportation

On April 9, Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) celebrated the opening of the Hidden Ridge Station at Carpenter Ranch in Irving, the 65th station in the DART network. Developed in partnership with the City of Irving and Verizon Communications, the new station…

U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg Announces $187 Million in Federal Funding Allocations for Four Bus Rapid Transit Projects

April 7, 2021 - in News, Transit, Transportation

Transit projects in California, Utah and Washington State will receive allocations under FTA’s Capital Investment Grants (CIG) Small Starts Program WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration (FTA) today announced…

AECOM, Houston METRO continue to advance automated, zero emissions transit technology with $1.5 million grant from the Federal Transit Administration

March 22, 2021 - in News, Transit, Transportation

HOUSTON  – AECOM, the world’s premier infrastructure consulting firm, has partnered with Houston METRO, the region’s largest public transit provider, to accelerate deployment of automated technology in transit vehicles. Funded through a $1.5 million…