Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Europe’s FlixBus to pilot electric buses on long-distance routes

FlixBus, Europe’s largest long-distance mobility provider, is now investing in E-Mobility as the first company in the world to test E-Buses on their long-distance...

Sacramento RT unveils ‘Rolling Art’ light railcars

In partnership with the Sacramento Metropolitan Arts Commission (SMAC), the Sacramento Regional Transit District (SacRT) unveiled four light rail trains that have been wrapped...

Texas cities pilot low-income, ride subsidy program

The City of McKinney (Texas), the McKinney Urban Transit District (MUTD), and the Denton County Transportation Authority (DCTA) announced the launch of the Low...

BART, Caltrain set timetable to equip rail systems with Wi-Fi

SAN FRANCISCO — With riders clamoring for Wi-Fi service on Caltrain and BART trains for several years, the agencies are now in the process...

California-High Speed Rail Authority releases 2018 Draft Business Plan

With its new leadership in place, the California High-Speed Rail Authority release the Draft 2018 Business Plan that “transparently acknowledges the project’s challenges and...

Metrom Rail wins NY MTA ‘Genius Transit Challenge’

New York City's Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) named rail technology supplier Metrom Rail a winner of the “Genius Transit Challenge.”The MTA created the Challenge...

41 recipients, including MARTA Chippewa County land TIGER grants

The U.S. Department of Transportation (US DOT) announced the list of 41 recipients of nearly $500 million in discretionary grant funding for road, transit,...

COTA, City of Columbus open new CNG fueling station

The Central Ohio Transit Authority (COTA) and the City of Columbus hosted a ribbon cutting to celebrate the opening of their new compressed natural...

Calif.’s SamTrans to add 10 Proterra battery-electric buses

Calif.’s SamTrans Board of Directors voted to replace 10 diesel buses with Proterra battery electric buses. These new buses, along with the 25 hybrid...

ABA Foundation appoints 2018 leadership officers

The American Bus Association Foundation — the largest non-profit organization in the group travel industry, with an emphasis on research and scholarships — announced...

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