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Past Events

Webinar: The Impact of the Legalization of Marijuana to Transit Operations

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The legalization of marijuana in many states across the United States has created an increase in drug impaired driving impacting the safety of transit drivers and their riders.  Recent evidence has shown an increase of fatal accidents due to the use of marijuana.  This webinar will discuss training for safety...

Webinar: What is Microtransit and How Can It Help Rural Mobility?

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Microtransit can mean many things: flexible transit, on-demand transportation, demand-responsive transit, mobility on-demand, app-enabled transportation service, and more. Learn about recent successful microtransit projects in rural areas that expand mobility options for their residents. This webinar will feature...

Webinar: Demystifying Trip Planner Licensing Agreements

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National RTAP has offered trip planning support through our General Transit Feed Specification (GTFS) Builder tool for many years and has often had an agency's legal review slow down or halt the process of publishing the data to trip planner sites like Google, Bing, Apple, and others.

This webinar will offer...

National RTAP Peer Roundtables and Chats

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FTA sponsors National RTAP to provide technical assistance to help FTA grantees to address the training and technical assistance needs of rural, and tribal transit operators across the nation, and to support the state RTAP programs.

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Coordination Connections: WexExpress

Join the NADTC on Wednesday, October 14 at 3:00 PM ET for the first in a series of webinars highlighting coordination practices in transportation programs across the country.

WexExpress/Cadillac Wexford Transit Authority is a transit system in the northern-lower part of Michigan serving 575 square miles....

Cost Allocation Meets Coordination: A Mini-Course for Human Services Providers

What do cost allocation and coordination have to do with each other? This brief, online, 3-module course will help you understand why you need to go through the cost allocation process, and how it can help you do a better job of managing your transportation program. You will learn how to:  understand and use easy-...

COVID-19 Research Demonstration Grant Program Informational Webinar

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On Tuesday October 13, 2020, FTA will host a webinar at 3:00 pm EDT on the newly announced COVID-19 Research Demonstration Grant Program funding opportunity. The webinar will provide a high level overview of the program from Senior FTA Leadership, as well as the opportunity to submit questions.

Registration...

National RTAP Peer Roundtables and Chats

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FTA sponsors National RTAP to provide technical assistance to help FTA grantees to address the training and technical assistance needs of rural, and tribal transit operators across the nation, and to support the state RTAP programs.

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2020 Joint State Safety Oversight (SSO) and Rail Transit Agency (RTA) Virtual Workshop

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The workshop will focus on effective rail transit system safety, current oversight responsibilities, the Public Transportation Safety Certification Training Program (49 C.F.R. Part 672), and the Public Transportation Agency Safety Plan (49 C.F.R. Part 673). The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) is hosting this 3...