Monthly archive for February 2010

Public Transit Regional Coordination Pilot Projects-Scope

(Center Identification Number: 79050-02 A) Principal Investigators Jill Hough, Ph.D. Small Urban and Rural Transit Center Upper Great Plains Transportation Institute North Dakota State University Fargo, North Dakota jill.hough@ndsu.edu Jeremy Mattson Small Urban and Rural Transit Center Upper Great Plains Transportation Institute North Dakota State University Fargo,

Read more

Project UCARE: Uniform Cost Accounting and Reporting Elements for Transportation Demand Management Programs

(Center Identification Number: 77922) The primary objective of Project UCARE (Uniform Cost Accounting and Reporting Elements) is to develop and test a candidate reporting system which will accumulate commuter assistance program industry financial and operating results by uniform categories. The system is to be designed so that

Read more

Florida Bus Maintenance Staffing Practices

(Center Identification Number: 77924) This project will focus on the staffing practices of the maintenance departments of Florida transit agency bus maintenance departments. The availability of an adequate transit bus fleet is a key element for a transit agency’s ability to provide high quality, reliable, and safe

Read more

Utilizing Information Technology in Innovative Marketing Approaches for Public Transportation

Utilizing Information Technology in Innovative Marketing Approaches for Public Transportation

(Center Identification Number: 77810) The original objective of this study is to scan the internet and other information technology sources to identify innovative marketing techniques that have been attempted to date by, in and surrounding the public transportation industry, and to solicit ideas for more unconventional applications

Read more