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National RTAP Announces 2016 Photo Contest Winners

8/18/16, Woburn, MA - National RTAP announces the results of the sixth annual Rural and Tribal Transit Photo Contest!  Congratulations to the winners and thanks to all those who submitted photos.

View the winning photos and those with honorable mention on the Photo Contest page.  View all of the 2016 photo contest entries on our Facebook page, where you can also view photos from previous contests!  The theme this year was Rides to ____: What is Public Transit Used For?  

First place went to "Dayton," by Stephanie Wolf of Lyon County Human Services in Dayton, NV, who will receive an Olympus TG-4 Waterproof 16MP Digital Camera.  Second place went to "Kid Safety Day at Summer Camp," by Patti Waitkevich and Mary Basilone of Greater Attleboro-Taunton Regional Transit Authority in Taunton, MA, who will receive a $250 gift card.

Honorable Mentions went to "YARTS at Yosemite Falls," by Cynthia Kelly, Yosemite Area Regional Transportation System in Merced, CA and "Rides to Explore My Town," by Rhonda Torgersen, Tri-CAP Transit in Waite Park, MN.

Photos were voted on by National RTAP staff and were judged on creativity, composition, technical quality, and impression, as well as relevance to this year's theme.