FTA Rural and Tribal NTD Overview and Updates, 12/12/18
Maggie Schilling and Murtaza Naqvi, FTA NTD Program Managers, led a webinar that covered basic requirements for rural and tribal reporters, how the data are used in the formula, and an overview of updates to the asset inventory requirements. They were joined by Joe Eldredge, NTD Operations Center Manager. The webinar also addressed questions on the Rural and Tribal NTD.
Transit Employee Health and Wellness Programs, 11/29/18
Erwin Reitsma of Wyoming Independent Living and Jill Stedem of OATS Transit presented information about common health issues among transit staff, the impact on agencies, and benefits of wellness programs. Topics covered included exercise, sleep, eating well, drinking more water and less caffeine, taking breaks to stretch, and managing stress. The webinar also provided best practices for employee wellness programs, such as competitions, financial incentives, partnering with local sponsors, and making it fun.
Best Practices - Coordination Between State DOTs and Transit Agencies in Asset Management and Capital Planning, 9/27/18
Best Practices - Coordination Between State DOTs and Transit Agencies in Asset Management and Capital Planning focuses on coordination in asset management and capital planning between state DOT public transportation departments and rural transit agencies. The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation's (PennDOT) Bureau of Public Transportation (BPT) and Crawford Area Transportation Authority (CATA) serve as case studies.
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