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FTA Reports and Publications

This list reflects FTA publications from 2017-present.

Publication categories:

  • Data, Standards & Evaluation
  • Human Services Transportation
  • Infrastructure
  • Mobility/Innovation
  • Planning & Policy
  • Transit Asset Management
  • Safety
  • Workforce & Technical Assistance
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Please note: View report summaries as related links for each publication
Publication Date Title Document Type Category
January 2021 Transit Vehicle Innovation Deployment Centers (TVIDC) Advisory Panel Overview and Conclusions (Report 0182) Report to Congress; Research Report  Transit Asset Management; Infrastructure
January 2021 FTA Annual Report on Public Transportation Innovation Research Projects for Fiscal Year 2020 (Report 0181)

Report to Congress; Research Report

Safety; Infrastructure; Mobility/Innovation
December 2020 FTA Standards Development Program: Crashworthiness/Crash Energy Management Follow-up for Less than 30 Ft Bus (Report 0141) Research Report Transit Asset Management; Infrastructure
December 2020 FTA Annual Report on Technical Assistance and Workforce Development for FY 2020 (Report 0180) Report to Congress; Research Report Workforce & Technical Assistance
December 2020 FTA Standards Development Program: Crashworthiness/Crash Energy Management for Transit Bus (Report 0179) Research Report Transit Asset Management; Infrastructure
November 2020 Mobility on Demand (MOD) Sandbox Demonstration: Limited Access Connections (Report 0178) Research Report Mobility/Innovation
November 2020 FY2020 Pilot Program for Innovative Coordinated Access and Mobility Annual Report (Report 0177) Report to Congress Infrastructure; Mobility/Innovation
November 2020 Use Cases for Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) in Public Transportation Systems (Report 0176) Research Report Transit Asset Management; Infrastructure
November 2020 Mobility on Demand (MOD) Sandbox Demonstration: Valley Metro Mobility Platform Evaluation (Report 0175) Research Report Mobility/Innovation
October 2020 Automated Driving Systems (ADS) for Rural America Demonstration Data Management Plan (DMP) (Report 0174) Research Report Mobility/Innovation
September 2020 FTA National Fuel Cell Bus Program: Proterra HD 30 Fuel Cell Bus Demonstration - Addendum 1 (Report 0172) Research Report Transit Asset Management; Infrastructure
August 2020 UTA Paratransit Vehicle Accessory Electrification Project: Eparc System Deployment and Validation Study (Report 0171) Research Report  Transit Asset Management; Infrastructure
July 2020 Mobility on Demand (MOD) Sandbox Demonstration: Tri-County Metropolitan Transportation District of Oregon (TriMet) OpenTripPlanner (OTP) Shared-Use Mobility Evaluation Report (Report 0170) Research Report Mobility/Innovation
July 2020 AC Transit Fuel Cell Bus Longevity Study (Report 0169) Research Report Transit Asset Management; Infrastructure
July 2020 FTA Annual Report on Technical Assistance and Workforce Development for FY 2019 (Report 0168) Report to Congress; Research Report Workforce & Technical Assistance
May 2020 Mobility on Demand (MOD) Sandbox Demonstration: Fair Value Commuting Final Report (Report 0167) Research Report Mobility/Innovation
May 2020 2016 Safety Research Demonstration (SRD) Independent Evaluation Interim Report (Report 0166) Research Report Transit Asset Management; Infrastructure
May 2020 Using the Birmingham NFCBP Bus for Regional Outreach in Ohio (Report 0165) Research Report Transit Asset Management; Infrastructure
April 2020 Mobility on Demand (MOD) Sandbox Demonstration: DART First and Last Mile Solution (Report 0164) Research Report Mobility/Innovation
April 2020 Zero-Emission Bus Evaluation Results: Long Beach Transit Battery Electric Buses (Report 0163) Research Report Transit Asset Management; Infrastructure
April 2020 Transit Bus Automation State and Local Policy Scan (Report 0162) Research Report Mobility/Innovation
April 2020 Hazard and Safety Analysis of
Automated Transit Bus Applications (Report 0161)
Research Report Mobility/Innovation

April 2020

Bus Maintenance and Bus Testing Program Peer-to-Peer Exchange (Report 0160) Research Report Workforce & Technical Assistance
February 2020 FTA Annual Report on Public Transportation Innovation Research Projects for FY 2019 (Report 0159) Report to Congress; Research Report Safety; Infrastructure; Mobility/Innovation
February 2020 Resilient Concrete Crosstie and Fastening System Designs for Light, Heavy, and Commuter Rail Transit (Report 0158) Research Report Transit Asset Management; Infrastructure
February 2020 Reduced Engine Idle Load (REIL) System for Conventional Propulsion Diesel & CNG Buses: Development, Validation & Market Study Program Final Report (Report 0157) Research Report Transit Asset Management; Infrastructure
February 2020 Mobility on Demand (MOD) Sandbox Demonstration: BART Integrated Carpool to Transit Access Program Evaluation Report (Report 0156) Research Report Mobility/Innovation
February 2020 Mobility on Demand (MOD) Sandbox Demonstration: BART Integrated Carpool to Transit Access Program Final Report (Report 0155) Research Report Mobility/Innovation
February 2020 Advancing Frontline Workforce Development Meeting: Synthesis (Report 0154) Research Report Workforce & Technical Assistance
February 2020

Innovative Transit Workforce Development Projects of 2015: Summative Evaluation (Report 0153)

Research Report Workforce & Technical Assistance
February 2020 Mobility Performance Metrics for Integrated Mobility and Beyond (Report 0152) Research Report Mobility/Innovation
January 2020

Smart, Shared, and Social: Enhancing All-Hazards Recovery Plans with Demand Management Technologies (Report 0151)

Research Report Safety
January 2020 Vermont Agency of Transportation (VTrans) Flexible Trip Planner (Report 0150) Research Report Mobility/Innovation
December 2019

Considerations for Evaluating Automated Transit Bus Programs (Report 0149)

Research Report Mobility/Innovation
December 2019 FY2019 Annual Report on Leasing Arrangements (Report 0148) Annual Report to Congress Transit Asset Management; Infrastructure;
Planning and Policy
December 2019 FY2019 Pilot Program for Innovative Coordinated Access and Mobility Annual Report (Report 0147) Annual Report Infrastructure; Mobility/Innovation
November 2019

Bus Exportable Power Supply (BEPS) System Use Strategy: Investigating the Use of Transit Buses as Emergency Generators (0146)

Research Report Transit Asset Management; Infrastructure
October 2019

Bus Efficiency Grant: Hybrid Beltless Alternator Retrofit Program, Final Report (Report 0136)

Research Report Transit Asset Management; Infrastructure
October 2019 Integrated Wheel/Rail Characterization through Advanced Monitoring and Analytics (Report 0145) Research Report Infrastructure
October 2019

Transit Bus Automation Market Assessment (Report 0144)

Research Report Mobility/Innovation
October 2019 Evacuation and Return: Increasing Safety and Reducing Risk (Report 0137) Case Study Safety
October 2019 Zero-Emission Bus Evaluation Results: Stark Area Regional Transit Authority (SARTA) Fuel Cell Electric Buses (Report 0140) Research Report Transit Asset Management; Infrastructure
October 2019

Mobility Payment Integration: State-of-the-Practice Scan (Report 0143)

Research Report Mobility/Innovation
September 2019

FTA Bus Efficiency Enhancements Research and Demonstration: Thermoelectric Generation Demonstration at LYNX (Report 0142)

Research Report Transit Asset Management; Infrastructure
September 2019 Innovative Transit Workforce Development Program: Key Lessons Learned (Report 0139) Research Report Workforce & Technical Assistance
September 2019 Asset Management Guide Supplement: Asset Category Overviews & Lifecycle Management, Update (Report 0138) Manual/Guidebook Transit Asset Management; Infrastructure
June 2019

Driver Assist System (DAS) Technology to Support Bus-on-Shoulder (BOS) Operations (Report 0135)

Research Report Safety; Infrastructure; Mobility/Innovation
May 2019

Zero-Emission Bus Evaluation Results: Orange County Transportation Authority Fuel Cell Electric Bus (Report 0134)

Research Report Infrastructure; Mobility/Innovation
May 2019 Connected Vehicle Infrastructure – Urban Bus Operational Safety Platform (Report 0133) Research Report Safety; Infrastructure; Mobility/Innovation
February 2019 FTA Annual Report on Technical Assistance and Workforce Development for FY 2018 (Report 0132) Report to Congress; Research Report Workforce & Technical Assistance
February 2019 Determining Requirements for Automated Transit Bus Test Facilities: Considerations for Practitioners (Report 0131) Research Report Safety; Infrastructure; Mobility/Innovation
February 2019

FTA Market Conditions Research: Recommendations for Improving Transit Industry Cost Estimation (Report 0130)

Program Evaluation; Research Report Data, Standards & Evaluation
February 2019

FTA Annual Report on Public Transportation Innovation Research Projects for FY 2018 (Report 0129)

Report to Congress; Research Report Safety; Infrastructure; Mobility/Innovation
February 2019 Innovative Transit Workforce Development Projects of 2012: Summative Evaluation (Report 0128) Program Evaluation; Research Report Workforce & Technical Assistance
December 2018

Pilot Program for Innovative Coordinated Access and Mobility Grants FY2018 Report to Congress (Report 0126)

Report to Congress Infrastructure; Mobility/Innovation
September 2018 Transit Bus Automation Project: Transferability of Automation Technologies Final Report (Report 0125) Research Report Infrastructure; Mobility/Innovation
February 2018 Transit-Oriented Development Technical Assistance: Second Summary Report (Report 0124) Research Report Planning & Policy
September 2018 Transit Noise and Vibration Impact Assessment Manual (Report 0123) Manual/Guidebook Planning & Policy
August
2018
TIGER II Urban Circulator Impact Assessment (Report 0122) Research Report Infrastructure; Planning & Policy
April
2018
FTA Annual Report on Technical Assistance and Workforce Development for FY 2017 (Report 0121) Report to Congress; Research Report Workforce & Technical Assistance
February 2018 FTA Annual Report on Public Transportation Innovation Research Projects for FY 2017 (Report 0120) Report to Congress; Research Report Safety; Infrastructure; Mobility/Innovation
April
2018
Road to Coordination: Lessons Learned while Developing the San Luis Obispo County Travel Management and Coordination Center (TMCC) (Report 0119) Case Study Mobility/Innovation; Human Services Transportation
February 2018 Zero-Emission Bus Evaluation Results: King County Metro Battery Electric Buses (Report 00118) Program Evaluation; Research Report Infrastructure
December 2017 Reference Manual for Planning and Design of a Travel Management Coordination Center (TMCC) (Report 0117) Manual/Guidebook Mobility/Innovation; Human Services Transportation
January 2018 Strategic Transit Automation Research Plan (Report 0116) Research Report Safety; Infrastructure; Mobility/Innovation
December 2018 2018 Annual Report on Leasing Arrangements (Report 0115) Report to Congress

Transit Asset Management; Infrastructure;
Planning and Policy

August
2017
2015 Statistical Summaries of FTA Grant Assistance Programs (Report 0114) Annual Report Data, Standards & Evaluation
August
2017
Vehicle Assist and Automation Demonstration Report (Report 0113) Research Report Infrastructure; Mobility/Innovation
July
2017
Technical and Safety Evaluation of the Southern California Regional Rail Authority Positive Train Control Deployment Project: Challenges and Lessons Learned (Report 0112) Program Evaluation; Case Study; Research Report Safety; Mobility/Innovation
August
2017
Manual on Pedestrian and Bicycle Connections to Transit (Report 0111) Manual/Guidebook; Research Report Safety; Planning & Policy
June
2017
Report to Congress on FY 2016 Technical Assistance and Workforce Development Projects (Report 0109) Report to Congress; Research Report Workforce & Technical Assistance
May
2017
Report to Congress on Innovative Safety and Security Technology Solutions for Alternative Transportation Facilities (Report 0108) Report to Congress Safety; Infrastructure
January 2017 Conducting Pre-Award and Post-Delivery Audits for Rolling Stock Procurements (Report 0106) Case Study Infrastructure; Mobility/Innovation
March
2017
Report to Congress on FY 2015 Section 5314 Projects (Report 0104) Report to Congress; Research Report Workforce & Technical Assistance
January 2017 Review and Evaluation of Public Transportation Safety Standards (Report 0103) Program Evaluation Data, Standards & Evaluation
February 2017 Annual Report on FY 2016 Public Transportation Innovation Research Projects (Report 0102) Report to Congress; Research Report Safety; Mobility/Innovation; Infrastructure
January 2017 Transit-Oriented Development Technical Assistance: First Summary Report (Report 0101) Research Report; Research Report Planning & Policy
December 2017 Pilot Program for Innovative Coordinated Access and Mobility Grants FY2017 Report to Congress (Report 0100) Report to Congress Human Services Transportation
February 2017 Report to Congress on Internet of Things (Report 0099) Report to Congress; Research Report Mobility/Innovation
Last updated: Tuesday, January 12, 2021