Archive for the FY 2016 Final Reports Category

Workforce Development and Succession Planning to Prepare the Rural Transit Industry for the Future

As America’s transportation workforce continues to age, there is an increased need to invest in workforce development to combat the impending retirement tsunami. This is especially true within the small urban and rural transit industry. A literature review showed that 63 percent of U.S. transit workers are

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Integrated Approaches to EV Charging Infrastructure and Transit System Planning

(Center Identification Number: 79060-02-C) This study provides policy insights into integrating electric vehicle (EV) infrastructure development with transit systems. It explores opportunities related to underutilized parking spots that are suitable for both EV charging and transit connections, either on site or in proximity to transit stations. Distinct

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State of Good Repair Performance Measures: Assessing Asset Condition, Age, and Performance Data

This project developed a web-based software application that transit agencies can use for the collection, storage, analysis, and reporting of transit assets. The idea is to develop a system in which different departments at transit agencies can access the system for entering data, reporting, or retrieving information.

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