FTA Annual Report on Public Transportation Innovation Research Projects for FY 2017 (Report 0120)
This report provides information on FY 2017 active research projects funded by the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) authorized in Federal public transportation law (49 U.S.C. § 5312). Projects that received FTA assistance in FY 2017 totaled $159 million. FTA focused eligible projects in three strategic priority areas: Safety, Infrastructure, and Mobility Innovation. Projects in these areas promoted public transportation innovation to improve operations, infrastructure, and the traveler’s experience.