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The Department of Buses Engineering Department worked with manufacturers to develop these...

New York MTA installing driver barriers on 5,800 buses

The installation of new barriers across the fleet is expected to be completed by the fall. The MTA will resume front door boarding on all buses in August.

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“How Full is My Train?” users will be able to view average train ridership before boarding.

Metrolink’s New Digital Tool to Help Riders Social Distance

The tool allows riders to check recent ridership levels of a train they plan to ride and confirm they will have the ability to maintain safe distances on board trains.

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As part of the project, over 1,000 new validation devices have been installed across the bus...

Calgary Transit Unveils 'My Fare' Mobile Ticketing App

Powered by Masabi’s Justride platform, My Farfe can be downloaded from the App Store and Google Play, allowing riders to purchase and use fare products directly from their mobile device.

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DATTCO's Clean Care Certified is a commitment to thorough cleaning; using technology to keep...

DATTCO Puts COVID-19 Cleaning Procedures in Place for Fleet

Clean Care Certified is a commitment to thorough cleaning; using technology to keep passengers safe; protective procedures; and creating confidence in riding the company’s vehicles.

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The cost to ride the new BATA service is $6 per one-way trip or $3 for those eligible for...

Mich.'s BATA to Begin New On-Demand Service

To use Link On-Demand, passengers first download the free TransLoc app to their smartphone by visiting the Apple or Google Play app stores, setup an account and then request a ride.

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MARTA will deploy staff and volunteers to hand out as many as two million disposable masks at...

MARTA to Begin Distributing Masks at Transit Stations

The agency is also using electrostatic sprayers to clean and sanitize its entire fleet of approximately 500 buses every evening and disinfect high touch surfaces on 200 buses throughout the day.

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Passengers can expect proper social distancing procedures, including a new seating system that...

Vonlane Resuming Service on All Routes in Texas

For families seeking a post-quarantine vacation, the company has introduced the ability to charter an entire coach to transit passengers to and from the beaches of Florida, the mountains of Colorado, or anywhere in the continental U.S.

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Sustainability, Innovation Focus of CUTRIC's Virtual Conference

Sustainability, Innovation Focus of CUTRIC's Virtual Conference

Originally, the conference was to be held in Winnipeg, Manitoba with an expected audience of some 200 transit operators, manufacturers, experts, and academics.

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