Public Transit en Collaborating to create smart communities <div class="field-byline"> Larry Brown </div> <div class="field-deck"> Technology will help drive us into the future </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Technology will help drive us into the future.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fleets Public Transit Smart Cities Wed, 06 Dec 2017 15:40:00 +0000 80421 at How to improve community mobility in a smart city through public-private partnerships <div class="node-body blog-body">Derek Fretheim, director of business development at urban mobility company moovel Group, discusses how public-private partnerships can help cities develop their smart city and mobility initiatives.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Transit Smart Cities Viewpoints Tue, 28 Nov 2017 22:26:00 +0000 80361 at Reinventing for future infrastructure needs <div class="node-body blog-body">George Wang, a professor of construction management at East Carolina University explains where local leaders should focus in addressing infrastructure needs.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Transit Viewpoints Wed, 18 Oct 2017 20:22:00 +0000 79941 at Millennials in transit <div class="field-deck"> Young peoples’ shifting attitudes regarding transportation will change the way our cities operate </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Young peoples’ shifting attitudes regarding transportation will change the way our cities operate.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Transit Tue, 26 Sep 2017 19:33:00 +0000 79701 at Information and planning software gives transit riders needed information <div class="node-body article-body">Clemson Area Transit (CAT) in Clemson, S.C., uses the TransLoc transportation technology platform to give riders access to important real time information about their rides.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Products at Work Public Transit Public Works Technology Technology Tue, 20 Jun 2017 15:38:00 +0000 78191 at <p>The photo shows a customer using the TransLoc Rider mobile transit app that provides system riders with convenient updates.</p> App enables passengers to keep tabs on bus location <div class="node-body article-body">Olean, N.Y., has partnered with Passio Technologies to install an automated vehicle-tracking platform on the Olean Area Transit System.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fleets Products at Work Fleets Public Transit Technology Technology Mon, 15 May 2017 18:40:00 +0000 77621 at <p>In the photo: The screenshot shows the Olean Downtown Circulator on the SmartTraxx app.</p> Transit leaders advocate for federal transit investment on eve of budget proposal <div class="node-body article-body">President Trump is expected to unveil a budget outline by mid-March, and transit leaders across the country are advocating for transit investments as part of the president’s previously proposed $1 trillion infrastructure package. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Transit Tue, 14 Mar 2017 20:48:00 +0000 76621 at <p>Trains at the Caltrain Bayshore&nbsp;Station. Image via <a href="">Wikimedia Commons</a>.</p> Cities build streetcar lines amid lessons from failing projects <div class="node-body article-body">As cities across the country are anticipating improved transit by constructing streetcars, others are learning lessons.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Transit Wed, 01 Mar 2017 20:31:00 +0000 76311 at <p>The Atlanta Streetcar. Image via <a href="">Wikimedia Commons</a>.&nbsp;</p> How the Uber effect will reinvent public transit <div class="node-body blog-body">Rahul Kumar, VP of revenue for transportation technology company TransLoc, explains how companies like Uber and Lyft can work with transit agencies to improve public transit. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Transit Viewpoints Wed, 15 Feb 2017 17:46:00 +0000 76121 at New Miami-Dade County project to offer free Wi-Fi throughout county <div class="node-body article-body">Miami-Dade County has approved a partnership-based project with a technology company that will lead to free Wi-Fi being available on all of its public transit vehicles as well as throughout the county.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Broadband Public Transit Thu, 02 Feb 2017 23:24:00 +0000 75881 at <p>A MetroMover&nbsp;train in Miami, Image via <a href="">Wikimedia Commons</a>.</p>