Tag: rural transit

Basic Services, Public Transport

Senators push GAO to study barriers to accessible rural transit

April 28, 2023

Via: Transportation Today News

On Tuesday, U.S. Sen. Bob Casey (D-PA) asked the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) to examine the barriers to providing accessible public transit to residents in rural areas. U.S. Sens. Mark Kelly (D-AZ), John Fetterman (D-PA), Raphael Warnock (D-Ga.), Elizabeth […]

Infrastructure, Public Works

Bipartisan Infrastructure Law to increase North Carolina’s transit funding by 25 Percent

April 13, 2022

Via: Transportation Today News

According to the Federal Transit Administration (FTA), North Carolina will receive 25 percent more ($176 million) in public transit funding as part of the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act. The legislation, also called the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law, passed in November […]