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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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Characterization of Transit Ride Quality

Strategies often proposed to combat the growing traffic congestion problems of urban environments target enhancements to increase the use of bus transit. Therefore, service providers are keen to identify and understand factors that could attract more transit riders. Other than affordability, most researchers explored convenience and stress

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Ongoing Evaluation of Alternatively Fueled Buses

The goal of this project is to continue collecting and reporting data on the performance and costs of alternatively fueled public transit vehicles in Florida in a consistent manner. Over the course of this project, researchers sent repeated data requests to all fixed route transit agencies in

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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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