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Emerging Opportunities for the State of the Transit Industry in 2021

Emerging Opportunities for the State of the Transit Industry in 2021

 

In Paul Comfort's eye-opening Metro Magazine article, "New Year, New Opportunities: The State of the Transit Industry in 2021", we learn how much the transit industry has changed since COVID, and about emerging opportunities for Transit in 2021 and beyond.

 

Transit Opportunities in 2021

 
 
Biden's Economic Rescue Plan Gives Public Transit $30.5 Billion

Biden's Economic Rescue Plan Gives Public Transit $30.5 Billion

 

March 11, 2021 was a monumental day for the future of Transit in the US. The House of Representatives passed legislation that enabled President Biden to sign a historic $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan – with $30.5 billion specifically to help rescue public transit.

 

$30.5 Billion to Rescue Transit

 
 
Meet Rob DeSanti - TripSpark Transit’s New General Manager

Meet Rob DeSanti - TripSpark Transit's New General Manager

 

Rob DeSanti is TripSpark Transit's new GM. Rob spent over a decade in the analytical and geological laboratory testing industry, growing sales offices, and laboratories across Canada. Making a move to his passion, the Tech field, with Deighton Associates, a global infrastructure asset management software company, Rob has now found his fit as TripSpark Transit's new leader.

 

Meet the New GM

 
 
The Top 10 Reasons to Survey Transit Riders in the Time of Covid

The Top 10 Reasons to Survey Transit Riders in the Time of Covid

 

From their riders, Transit agencies have learned that real-time transit updates and other information aren't just nice-to-have, they're essential. Rider surveys reveal that since COVID-19, getting riders where they need to go efficiently and with the highest degree of safety, is vital to all our health and wellness.

 

Why Survey Riders?

 
 
6 Great Reasons to Get to Know Daniel Bower

6 Great Reasons to Get to Know Daniel Bower

 

Meet Daniel (Dan) Bower, Project Manager with TripSpark's Rideshare Group. With Dan's impressive history, it's hard to imagine anyone better suited to this dynamic role. He has an extensive educational background in transportation engineering and has been living and loving transportation and technology since his high school days.

 

Meet Daniel Bower

 
 
Useful Tools for the Transit Trade

Useful Tools for the Transit Trade

 

The American Public Transit Association (APTA) has some cool new resources for the entire transit industry. Transit agencies and businesses can now follow current ridership trends and see how agencies stack up against their peers. From tracking changes in ridership to data drill-downs, these tools are providing valuable insights for the industry.

 

Transit Trade Tools

 
 
Putting Human in the Human Transportation Business

Putting Human in the Human Transportation Business

 

Jarrett Walker's nonpartisan blog, Human Transit addresses public transit problems that separate technical issues from personal values. "Once a community has expressed its transit goals, experts have a role in designing systems to meet them". Walker's blog promotes riders' rights to weigh in on public services, without treating experts as the ultimate authority.

 

Human in Transportation

 
 
TripSpark Transit's Andrea Potter Takes a Ride into Retirement

TripSpark Transit's Andrea Potter Takes a Ride into Retirement

 

Andrea Potter, TripSpark Transit's long-time GM, recently took a smooth ride into retirement. Andrea's colleagues and friends take a short trip down memory lane to celebrate Andrea's amazing journey to General Manager of TripSpark Technologies and to honor and celebrate her many accomplishments.

 

Andrea's New Journey

 
 
 
 
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