Creative ways to fund on-demand public transportation and microtransit in 2021
Finding the cash for new TransitTech is often half the battle. Here are nearly a dozen ways cities are creatively funding new on-demand public transportation networks.
Three surprising pricing strategies to drive transit ridership and revenue
In the case of on-demand transit, pricing models that might look like money pits at first glance can, in fact, rev up ridership and bring in more revenue. We have the proof.
Building better public transit in rural America
In the wake of the pandemic, we have an opportunity to finally build reliable and equitable transportation in rural America. It starts by thinking differently about public transit.
Data proves microtransit won’t cannibalize traditional public transit. Here’s why.
Recent data reveals microtransit isn’t poaching passengers from fixed routes, but rather increasing ridership for all modes of shared mass transit.
Building an on-demand transit network: Choose the right components for your city
Learn how different elements of an on-demand transit network can solve specific challenges in your city.
What will bring your riders back? We asked them.
Our survey of nearly 600 individuals across four unique cities revealed the reasons they’re staying away from public transit — and what it will take for them to return.
New data suggests on-demand transit is essential for equity
Los Angeles, Arlington, and Jersey City prove that thoughtful integration of on-demand public transit can help cities foster equal opportunity for all.
Introducing ViaViewer™: Our sophisticated public transportation modeling engine
We pair our smart simulation tools with your deep community knowledge to create a real-world, dynamic transit service.
Calculating transit’s ROI: You’re doing it wrong
Measuring the ROI of public transportation and microtransit goes way beyond farebox recovery ratios. Here’s a better way to analyze transit’s true return on investment.
The future of the fixed route bus in a post-COVID-19 world
The pandemic exposed a swath of weaknesses within our public transportation system. Now it’s time to face them and fix them.
Traffic calculator: Discover how COVID-19 could cripple traffic in your city
The Rebound Calculator by researchers at Vanderbilt University shows how the rush to single occupancy vehicles could strike a blow to every day travel times in U.S. cities.
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.