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Fla. group adds FTA online resource center

Posted on September 29, 2014

Mobility summit officials celebrate the launch of TransPortal. (L-R) Katie Ross, Sen. Bill Nelson's office; Glenel Bowden, Congresswoman
Corrine Brown's office; Jessica Norfleet, Congressman Ted Yoho's office;
Dr. Yvette Taylor, FTA Regional Administrator; and Nathaniel P. Ford Sr.,
JTA Chief Executive Officer.
Mobility summit officials celebrate the launch of TransPortal. (L-R) Katie Ross, Sen. Bill Nelson's office; Glenel Bowden, CongresswomanCorrine Brown's office; Jessica Norfleet, Congressman Ted Yoho's office;Dr. Yvette Taylor, FTA Regional Administrator; and Nathaniel P. Ford Sr., JTA Chief Executive Officer.
GREEN COVE SPRINGS, Fla. — Clay Transit, the Jacksonville Transportation Authority and the North Florida Transportation Planning Organization teamed to introduce TransPortal -- an online transportation resource center funded by the Federal Transit Administration, reported the Clay Today.

TransPortal allows riders to plan for a taxi ride — complete with cost estimate — and use bus, rail, or paratransit, where available, to reach their final destination. The portal’s software then determines the possibilities and modes of transportation needed in the trip. For the full story, click here.

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