Illinois Governor Helps Pace Celebrate Agency’s Latest Investment In South Chicago Suburbs

Pace Suburban Bus recently welcomed Illinois Governor JB Pritzker, Illinois State Representative William Q. Davis, Illinois State Representative Robert Rita, Illinois State Representative Debbie Meyers-Martin, Illinois Transportation Secretary Omer Ozman, and Markham, IL, Mayor Roger Agpawa, along with other state and community leaders, to celebrate the completion of Pace’s new facility in Markham. “Pace’s latest investment…

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GILLIG Hosts American Public Transportation Association Officials For Facility Tour And Roundtable Discussion

GILLIG, a U.S. transit bus manufacturer, welcomed leadership from the American Public Transportation Association (APTA) for a facility tour and roundtable discussion at its headquarters and manufacturing plant in Livermore, CA. “The event, held July 12, highlighted the pivotal role GILLIG and the broader public transportation industry play in America’s economic and environmental future,” according…

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Rosco DCAMS eMirror System

Offering better visibility around the vehicle, the Rosco D•CAMS has been engineered to replace exterior rear-vision mirrors on commercial vehicles. The digital cameras capture the views shown in both the flat lens and convex lens of rear-view mirrors. Rosco D•CAMS system has been granted an exemption by the FMCSA effective December 4, 2022 ending December…

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WeGo Public Transit Announces Executive Appointments

WeGo Public Transit (Nashville, TN) has named Debbie Frank as Deputy CEO for Growth and Development and Amanda Vandegrift as Deputy CEO for Finance and Administration. Frank comes from the Metropolitan Atlanta (GA) Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA), where she was Director of Transit-Oriented Development. Since 2016, she has managed the completion of four transit-oriented developments for MARTA,…

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The Redding (CA) Area Bus Authority Provides Free Summer Rides

For the second year, northern California’s Redding Area Bus Authority (RABA) is launching a free fare summer campaign, providing area residents and visitors with public transportation at no cost. RABA will continue to offer free rides through September 30. During a May 2024 meeting, the RABA Board of Directors approved fare-free service on all RABA…

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Approximately $1.5 Billion In Federal Funding To Support Public Transportation Bus Growth

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration (FTA) has announced approximately $1.5 billion in funding to support 117 projects that will improve public transportation in 47 states. “Under the President’s Bipartisan Infrastructure Law, FTA has awarded nearly $5 billion in the past three years to replace and modernize transit buses on America’s roadways, building…

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DDS Wireless Unveils Fleet Routing & Scheduling Optimization Product

DDS Wireless has announced the release of the beta version of its Routing and Scheduling Optimization SaaS product. This technology is designed to revolutionize the transportation and logistics sectors. “DDS’s routing and scheduling optimization solution leverages advanced algorithms, and real-time and historical traffic to provide the most efficient fleet routing and scheduling solution available on…

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Laketran VP Sworn In For New Term Alongside Two New Board Members

Laketran (Lake County, OH) has recently sworn in three board members during the agency’s monthly meeting after being appointed by the Lake County Commissioners. Chuck Zibbel, of Concord Township, OH, the Laketran board vice president, has been reappointed for another three-year term. Since joining the board in 2016, Zibbel has been instrumental in leveraging his…

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