Online dialogues are excellent tools for acquiring information and public opinion on a specific topic, and for allowing transit agencies and state personnel to have an active say in the formulation of regulations and best practices. Dialogues and forums are an effective way to network and form partnerships. 


AASHTO’s Multistate Technical Assistance Program (MTAP) hosts a forum every other month for program managers to exchange information and ideas on topics affecting their day-to-day challenges with implementing Section 5310 and 5311 programs

FTA's Drug and Alcohol Discussion Forum

National Aging and Disability Transportation Center provides a forum for senior and disability transportation

National RTAP's State RTAP Managers' Forum is a hub for the exchange of ideas, questions, and documents between RTAP Managers

US Department of Transportation hosts open houses and forum hearings with dialogues on plans, projects and regulations