What is Paratransit Software?
Category: Paratransit

What is Paratransit Software?

The Americans with Disabilities ACT (ADA) requires transit agencies that provide fixed route service to also provide parallel or complementary service to individuals with disabilities who cannot use the fixed route bus or rail service. The ADA classifies access to this transportation service as a civil right for a select population and lays out minimum service characteristics to ensure equivalent service.

by: Dave Silva

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What is ITS Fixed Route Software?
Category: Fixed Route

What is ITS Fixed Route Software?

When asked to describe our solution, we usually say it’s “scheduling and routing software”, “CAD/AVL software” or even “ITS fixed route software”. But if you’re unfamiliar with the jargon, these descriptors don’t do much to dispel the haze. In this post, we’ll walk you through what Intelligent Transportation Systems are, the core technology applications and what TripSpark’s solution entails.

by: Dave Silva

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Going the Extra Mile – Transit Professionals Create Mobile Homeless Shelter from Scrapped Bus
Category: General

Going the Extra Mile – Transit Professionals Create Mobile Homeless Shelter from Scrapped Bus

A local transit professional has come up with an innovative way to provide emergency mobile shelter beds, much needed in Ontario’s biting winters, by retrofitting end-of-life coach buses.

by: Dave Silva

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What is Mobility on Demand?

What is Mobility on Demand?

There are a lot of new concepts and ideas brewing in the Transitverse, oftentimes with overlapping definitions and blurred categorizations, creating confusion. Today we look at the emerging concept of Mobility on Demand (MOD).

by: Tanya Brusse

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Meet the TripSpark Team #1: Joe Tovar (Medical)
Category: NEMT

Meet the TripSpark Team #1: Joe Tovar (Medical)

Welcome to our new blog series Meet the Team, where we ask a TripSpark team member five questions about their work and passions. Today we'll introduce you to the dedicated Joe Tovar, our Senior Product Manager for Medical.

by: Dave Silva

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