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The Process of Transit Procurement
Available in: Category: Management and Administration Publish Date: 03/18/2013
This APTA best practice report, The Process of Transit Procurement, describes the steps to a typical procurement, from beginning to end.

The Relationship Between Transit Asset Condition and Service Quality
Available in: Category: Management and Administration,Capital Assets Publish Date: 08/07/2018
TRB's Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) Research Report 198: The Relationship Between Transit Asset Condition and Service Quality documents the development of a quantitative method for characterizing service quality and demonstrates how this quantitative measure varies with changes in asset condition. It provides guidance on how asset condition and transit service quality relate in terms of investment prioritization. 

The Rider's Voice
Available in: Hardcopy Category: Rider Groups,Mobility Management Publish Date: 01/01/2009
The stories in TriMet's The Rider's Voice are about taking the steps to learn to ride public transit. Each rider discovered life-changing independence that comes from riding public transit and paints a picture of the transformative powers of independence. Stories from advocates describe the powerful change that comes from being able to travel independently. 

National RTAP has a copy of The Rider's Voice available for loan.  If you would like to borrow the book, please contact info@nationalrtap.org.

The Role of Transit Amenities and Vehicle Characteristics in Building Transit Ridership: Amenities for Transit Handbook and the Transit Design Game Workbook
Available in: Category: Transit Operations,Capital Assets Publish Date: 01/01/1999
TRB's Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) Report 46: The Role of Transit Amenities and Vehicle Characteristics in Building Transit Ridership: Amenities for Transit Handbook and the Transit Design Game Workbook identifies vehicle and other amenities that have been successfully proven to increase ridership for transit agencies.  

The Role of Transit in Emergency Evacuation
Available in: Category: Safety and Security Publish Date: 12/18/2008
Published by the Transportation Research Board. TRB Special Report 294: The Role of Transit in Emergency Evacuation explores the roles that transit systems can play in accommodating the evacuation, egress, and ingress of people from and to critical locations in times of emergency.  The report focuses on major incidents that could necessitate a partial to full evacuation of the central business district or other large portion of an urban area.

The Role of Transportation in Improving America's Health
Available in: Category: Rider Groups,Mobility Management Publish Date: 07/01/2020
Eno Center for Transportation's The Role of Transportation in Improving America's Health describes the ways in which transportation, health, and healthcare are interrelated. Recent promising innovations, such as transportation startups, are detailed, and recommendations are provided for future improvements.  Recommendations include that states that have not yet adapted rural transit regulations to adhere to Medicaid NEMT should do so.

The Use of Small Buses in Transit Service: A Synthesis of Transit Practice
Available in: Category: Capital Assets Publish Date: 01/01/2002
TRB’s Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) Synthesis 41: The Use of Small Buses in Transit Service: A Synthesis of Transit Practice  discusses how 94 transit agencies are using small buses in their services and what they consider to be the benefits of them.

Thinking Outside the Farebox: Creative Approaches to Financing Transit Projects
Available in: Category: Management and Administration Publish Date: 08/15/2012
Transportation For America has produced Thinking Outside the Farebox: Creative Approaches to Financing Transit Projects, a guide to alternative funding for transit systems. The publication explores the loss of many traditional types of funding, including federal grant money, and the increasing demand for transit. Practical approaches to funding transit in non-traditional ways are presented, as well as case studies for such projects. The guidebook serves as an excellent resource to explore a long list of funding options, and evaluates the feasibility of each.

Threat and Vulnerability Toolbox
Available in: Hardcopy Category: Safety and Security,National RTAP,Transit Personnel Publish Date: 01/01/2003
The National RTAP Threat and Vulnerability Toolbox Training Module guides rural transit managers through the process of setting priorities for safety, security and emergency preparedness.

The module includes two DVDs: A Training Package and a Video Disc.

Time Management for Rural Transit Managers
Available in: Hardcopy Category: Management and Administration,Transit Operations,National RTAP,Transit Personnel Publish Date: 01/03/2020
Rural transit managers are increasingly finding their time stretched due to new regulatory and reporting requirements, new technological advancements, adapting operations toward more environmentally sustainable practices, and simply keeping up with the ever-expanding influx of information and communications.  Time Management for Rural Transit Managers is a National RTAP technical brief with best practices and recommendations for time management for rural transit managers, as well as ways to increase productivity and reduce stress caused by task and information overload.