Public transit isn’t dead: Three ways cities are upgrading their networks
Cities are getting creative and exploring changes to draw people back to public transportation and get the economy moving again.
A flight to single-occupancy vehicles could undo progress in reducing congestion
COVID-19 has people turning their backs on public transportation and flocking back to personal vehicles. Can cities find new ways to entice riders back to shared travel?
US Senate leaders seek to expand microtransit into communities lacking reliable transportation
Sen. Chris Van Hollen (D-Maryland) and former Sen. Doug Jones (D-Alabama) praised microtransit, pointing to the success of on-demand public transportation in Birmingham and Montgomery County.
Responding to COVID-19: How to optimize transportation resources during emergencies
The COVID-19 outbreak has cities and transit agencies scrambling to provide new forms of transportation for essential staff and emergency services, including food deliveries and medical necessities.
How to successfully launch and grow an on-demand transportation service
Launching a microtransit network requires cities and operators to determine everything from the type of vehicle to ways they plan to promote ridership.
Fighting airport traffic and congestion with microtransit
How airports are relieving pickup zone congestion with a smarter approach to the passenger shuttle.
The next generation of public transportation
How microtransit could help bring aging U.S. public transportation into a new era of convenient, flexible, and accessible ridership, especially in the wake of COVID-19.
How cities are making it easier to age in place
Cities and community leaders are investing in new kinds of on-demand public transit, making it more convenient for local seniors to regain their freedom.
How cities can fix dwindling public transportation ridership with microtransit
Whether it's a big city, small town, car-oriented suburb, or rural area, every city has different mobility challenges. Microtransit is providing a solution.