X

Filter by Topic

Filter by Format

Showing 1 - 741
 eLearning    HardCopy
   
Data pager
Items per page:
PageSizeComboBox
select
741 Item(s) matching your search criteria
Technology Contracting for Transit Projects
Available in: Category: Management and Administration,Planning and Design,Transit Personnel Publish Date: 09/18/2017
This TRB Report examinines issues transit agencies should be aware of when drafting technology contracts. It addresses how provisions differ depending on the nature of the contract, the type of technology being procured, and whether the system is controlled internally or externally by the agency.

The Basics of Micromobility and Related Motorized Devices for Personal Transport
Available in: Category: Rider Groups,Mobility Management Publish Date: 10/01/2019
The Basics of Micromobility and Related Motorized Devices for Personal Transport by the Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center provides an overview of powered forms of micromobility and compares features of micromobility with a spectrum of other traditional and emerging forms of transportation. 

The Benefits of Electronic Grants Management Systems
Available in: Hardcopy Category: Management and Administration,Transit Operations,National RTAP,Transit Personnel Publish Date: 10/01/2009
Traditional grant processes are often known to be time-consuming, complex, and produce huge quantities of paperwork. Due to its benefits, electronic grant processes are becoming increasingly attractive options for states. Many states are working toward transitioning to grant processes that allow electronic submission. Other states are making strides to go completely electronic with their grant process.

The State of Pennsylvania’s DOT Grants system is highlighted in this National RTAP Technical Brief, The Benefits of Electronic Grants Management Systems, along with Oregon and Alaska’s efforts in making the transition to an online system. 

The Business Case for Investment in Public Transportation
Available in: Category: Management and Administration Publish Date: 01/01/2019
This report from the American Public Transportation Association (APTA), The Business Case for Investment in Public Transportation, focuses on considerations for getting private investors to fund public transportation. 

The Future of Rural Transportation and Mobility for Older Adults: Current Trends and Future Directions in Technology-Enabled Solutions
Available in: Category: Transit Operations,Rider Groups,Mobility Management Publish Date: 04/24/2018
CITRIS, Banatao Institute's and Grantmakers in Aging's focus paper The Future of Rural Transportation and Mobility for Older Adults: Current Trends and Future Directions in Technology-Enabled Solutions is on the transformation of mobility for older adults in rural communities through technological innovation, including: on-demand services, smartphones, Internet, customization of services to the individual, real-time data capture and management, and automated exchange of multimodal transportation data.

National RTAP Executive Director Robin Philips was interviewed for this publication.


The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability (HIPAA) Rule's Effect on Rural Transit Agencies
Available in: Hardcopy Category: Programs and Regulations,Management and Administration,National RTAP,Transit Personnel Publish Date: 06/16/2021
Produced by National RTAP, the Technical Brief HIPAA Rule's Effect on Rural Transit Agencies provides transit systems a basic understanding of HIPAA’s (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act) privacy protections in relation to non-emergency medical transportation and location of bus stops.  The tech brief was released in 2006 and most recently updated in 2021.

The Hidden Traffic Safety Solution: Public Transportation
Available in: Category: Safety and Security,Management and Administration Publish Date: 09/01/2016
The Hidden Traffic Safety Solution: Public Transportation is an APTA report that investigates the impacts that public transportation has on traffic safety (crash risk), and the potential for transit-supportive policies (policies that improve and encourage public transit travel, and create more transit-oriented communities) to help achieve traffic safety goals. 

The Impact of Civil Rights Litigation Under Title VI and Related Laws on Transit Decision Making
Available in: Category: Programs and Regulations,Management and Administration,Transit Operations Publish Date: 06/01/1997
TRB's Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) Legal Research Digest 7: The Impact of Civil Rights Litigation Under Title VI and Related Laws on Transit Decision Making discusses disadvantaged business enterprises and the obligation of transit agencies to provide equality of service to minority and nonminority passengers.

The Mark (Security Training Video)
Available in: Hardcopy Category: Safety and Security Publish Date: 01/01/2007
Produced by the Federal Transit Administration (FTA), The Mark is a training video depicting a fictionalized version of a threat against a transit system. It demonstrates transit employees asking the questions and following their instincts when faced with suspicious and unusual circumstances.

The National RTAP Resource Center has a copy of the TV DVD available to borrow.  Please contact us at info@nationalrtap.org if you would like to borrow the TV DVD.

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.