Public Transportation

How time flies during a pandemic. It has now been over two months since the first stay-at-home orders have taken effect in states across the country…
May 29, 2020
The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) today announced the availability of $5 million in FY 2020 competitive grant funding to support transit…
May 29, 2020
The zero-emission Arrow rail service will extend Metrolink’s most popular route, the San Bernardino Line, further east to a newly built station at the University of Redlands.
The zero-emission Arrow rail service will extend Metrolink’s most popular route, the San Bernardino Line, further east to a newly built station at the University of Redlands. Image: SBCTA
There will be cleaner skies and a more reliable ride across sunny SoCal this fall as Metrolink deploys its 40th and final Tier 4 clean diesel…
May 27, 2020
Demonstration of UV disinfecting technology at the Corona Maintenance Facility
Demonstration of UV disinfecting technology at the Corona Maintenance Facility. Image: Marc A. Hermann / MTA New York City Transit via Flickr
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) this week announced an ultraviolet (UV) light pilot program said to kill coronavirus (COVID-19), with…
May 20, 2020
The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) recently released a quarterly status update on railroads’ self-reported progress, as of March 31, 2020,…
May 18, 2020
Amtrak issues new guidelines for customers traveling during COVID-19
Image: Amtrak
Amtrak is issuing travel guidelines that aim to reassure customers that several added cleanliness and convenience measures have been implemented on…
May 15, 2020
Several public transit agencies and transportation unions are calling on federal lawmakers to support public transportation with $33 billion in…
May 13, 2020
The American Public Transportation Association (APTA) is urging the federal government to provide $23.8 billion in additional emergency funding to…
May 11, 2020
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