November 18, 2013
New bus service, extending Metro Rail or bus rapid transit could all be considered.
November 4, 2013
The survey asks about the routes and services students use; when students use transit the most; and whether they use or would use services such as request stop programs or discounts for college and university students. Students are also organizing a series of campus town halls to raise awareness about public transit.
October 7, 2013
Services being promoted at the event to help students reduce transportation expenses include Hertz 24/7, The Ryde, Zimride, Bike Sharing and Utah Transit Authority.
The Mid-Region Council of Governments discussed a proposal to develop a route that would run through the University of New Mexico and Central New Mexico Community College. The proposal is based on a study that identified areas with limited bus access.
September 23, 2013
The DoubleMap tracking service, which provides a web application for public transit users, was installed on all four of the campus shuttles.
September 9, 2013
Commuter lots on the periphery of the campus are served by the Crimson Ride transit system, which has played a crucial element of parking efficiency. Parking spaces in some lots are oversold to ensure efficient use of the university’s parking spots, campus parking officials said.
September 5, 2013
The agency also launched a new student transit pass program and the pilot for a contactless fare payment system.
August 19, 2013
The new route was built through a partnership between the campus transit system and Tuscaloosa Transit.
Wichita State University contracted with Overland Charters to provide students, faculty, staff and visitors with a free shuttle bus service. Buses will run on weekdays when classes are in session.
August 5, 2013
Service will have minimal stops, reducing overcrowding on other bus routes and helping students reach campus 10 minutes faster than they would using local buses.
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