Hispanic Motorcoach Council’s Spring Event Set For May 21 In Las Vegas

The American Bus Association (ABA) is extending a special invitation for people to expand their networks and enhance their professional skills in the bus, motorcoach, tour operator, and/or ownership sectors, especially within the Hispanic and indigenous communities. The Hispanic Motorcoach Council is hosting a day-long spring event tailored to the needs of Hispanic and indigenous business owners…

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USDOT/FTA Finalizes National Regulation To Promote Transit Safety And Protect Transit Workers

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration (FTA) has announced a final rule updating FTA’s Public Transportation Agency Safety Plans (PTASP) regulation, along with a newly revised National Public Transportation Safety Plan. “These major safety updates will make transit systems safer for transit workers and passengers nationwide, while providing workers more input in safety-making decisions through enhanced safety…

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WeGo Link Made Easier For Planning Trips

WeGo Public Transit’s (Nashville, TN) riders can now access WeGo Link using the Transit app, helping them to plan bus trips with discounted rideshare connections. “WeGo Link offers subsidized Uber connections to transit stops within 13 service zones in Davidson County, TN. Riders can download a reusable voucher and receive up to $8 off each WeGo Link…

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The Redding Area Bus Authority Introduces RABA Vanpool To Encourage Shared Rides For Commuters In Shasta County, CA

The Redding (CA) Area Bus Authority and Enterprise Mobility have launched a new partnership to move employees within, to, and from Shasta County, CA, by vanpool. “As businesses in the area grow and commute costs increase, RABA is improving the transit system to attract workers while reducing commuter expenses. In partnership with Commute with Enterprise,…

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Biden-Harris Administration And FTA Announce $17.6 Million To Help Communities Add Affordable Housing Near Transit

The Biden-Harris Administration and the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration (FTA) have announced $17.6 million in grants going to 20 communities in 16 states to support equitable transit-oriented development. With funding from the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law, FTA’s Pilot Program for Transit-Oriented Development (TOD) Planning is helping communities develop local plans to encourage ridership by developing housing…

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Audio/Video, Entertainment & Security Systems Buyers Guide 2024

AngelTrax 119 S. Woodburn Dr., Dothan, AL 36305 USA 800-673-1788 Email: sales@angeltrax.com Website: www.angeltrax.com Products: AngelTrax is a designer, manufacturer, and provider of high-definition in-vehicle mobile surveillance. AngelTrax offers state-of-the-art products, including Vulcan™ Series MDVRs, patented Hybrid Component™ MNVRs, IP cameras, high-definition cameras, live view, live tracking, driver behavior management with AI features and patented…

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Editors Note – March/April 2024

Nominations are now open for Busline Magazine’s inaugural “Women To Recognize In Busing” award, which spotlights female leaders and executives whose accomplishments set a foundation for women in all levels of service to the bus industry. Entries are due August 1, 2024, and can be made by visiting buslinemag.com/women-to-recognize-in-busing/. Post-award coverage will take place in…

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Elevating Sanitation Standards: Metro’s Approach To Fleet Cleanliness During Ridership Growth And Service Expansion

By Jeff Mundstock, Metro Director of Fleet and Facilities Over the past four years, service providers across various sectors have shared a common experience — the COVID-19 pandemic has profoundly elevated the importance of sanitation standards. With the widespread use of social media and instant access to information, any service is now subject to heightened…

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