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Federal Transit Admn Aug 23
FTA is highlighting stories leading up to our 2nd TAM workshop Sep 4-5. is one of the youngest transit authorities in the US & has a plan to effectively maintain newer assets. Come learn from your peers at the FTA
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Federal Transit Admn Aug 22
Miami’s Metrorail system is the latest to introduce contactless/smartphone payment & fare-capping. Read more:
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Federal Transit Admn Aug 21
FTA is working w/ transit agencies across the country to meet an important safety deadline. In San Francisco 81 transit agency & state DOT staff attended FTA’s Bus Workshop to help transit bus operators comply w/ the PTASP regs & 7/20/2020 deadline
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Federal Transit Admn Aug 21
FTA is highlighting asset management stories leading up to the 2nd of our Sept 4-5. ’s program provides condition assessments of its vehicle fleet + a 10-year outlook
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Federal Transit Admn Aug 19
FTA is highlighting stories leading up to our 2nd TAM workshop Sept 4-5. made changes in strategic planning & prioritized federal investments to move RTD into a state of good repair. Learn from your peers at
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Federal Transit Admn Aug 15
Conference-goers learned about advancing mobility management, performance-based planning, building better TrAMS grant applications, civil rights compliance & intercity bus best practices.
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Federal Transit Admn Aug 15
FTA shared the top 10 findings from State Management Reviews at a workshop exploring the drivers behind the top audit findings to help states & grantees better prepare for reviews
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Federal Transit Admn Aug 14
FTA Exec Dir Matt Welbes w/ leadership from APTA, AASHTO & CTAA offered a vision for the future of public transportation & the power of partnerships for rural & small transit systems during this morning’s plenary session at the
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Federal Transit Admn Aug 14
Today FTA & partner orgs APTA, CTAA & AASHTO kick off the 18th Biennial State Programs Meeting in DC. Participants will get a nuts-and-bolts primer focused on state programs supporting rural & small transit systems
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Federal Transit Admn Aug 13
Orlando area residents will soon enjoy a development adjacent to the Tupperware Station in Kissimmee, FL w/ new homes, apts, retail, hotel & office space. FTA partly funded the Phase II extension in 2015 w/ a $93.4M grant
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Federal Transit Admn Aug 12
Visiting Portland, ME last week, FTA Acting Administrator Jane Williams toured with GM Greg Jordan, learning about Metro’s innovative fare programs that led to increased ridership
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Federal Transit Admn Aug 9
In Chicago 79 transit agency & State DOT staff attended our Public Transportation Agency Safety Plan bus workshop focused on compliance with the regulation. Attendees gained tools to begin drafting their agency’s safety plans
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Federal Transit Admn Aug 9
Capping off a fun and productive day in FTA's Jane Williams checked out the Amtrak Downeaster service w/ Director Patricia Quinn. The Downeaster travels b/w ME towns & Boston.
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Federal Transit Admn Aug 9
ICYMI: Learn more about FTA’s Passenger Ferry Program in our 1-minute video.
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Federal Transit Admn Aug 8
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Federal Transit Admn Aug 8
FTA Acting Administator tests the waters on ferry to Peaks Island off The ferry has transported people from Portland to the islands of Casco Bay for 150 years. Hank Berg
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Federal Transit Admn Aug 8
Learn more about FTA’s Passenger Ferry Program in our 1-minute video.
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Federal Transit Admn Aug 8
Thank you for your support of FTA’s Passenger Ferry Grant Program & your interest in the continued success of & Maine ferries
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Federal Transit Admn Aug 8
. spoke today in announcing a $3.4M ferry grant to to help upgrade a 1980s-era terminal now serving ~1.1M passengers a year
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Federal Transit Admn Aug 8
. announced $32.8M in project selections to improve the safety & reliability of America’s passenger ferries. 9 projects in 9 states will receive funding from FTA’s Passenger Ferry Grant Program
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