Issue / Transit Workforce

Q3 PTC Reports Show Some Railroads Still At Risk of Missing Deadline

November 29, 2018 According to railroads’ third-quarter 2018 reports released by the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA), four...

Transit Agencies Exchange Best Practices at Eno/MAX Program

October 10, 2018 September marked the end of another successful Eno/MAX program. Throughout 2018, a cohort of 48 students...

Alumni Webinar: FTA Update with Matt Welbes, Executive Director, FTA

FTA Update with Matt Welbes, Executive Director, FTA Recording Date: September 6, 2018

Automated Transportation Policy and Guidance Flies Ahead, but Stalls in Senate

October 5, 2018 Autonomous transportation is the industry’s hot topic of the week. U.S. DOT unveiled its Automated Vehicle (AV)...

DOT Releases Version 3.0 of Autonomous Vehicle Guidance

October 4, 2018 At a public event this morning, Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao released her department's long-awaited "AV 3.0"...

Guest Op-Ed: Purpose Driven Employment Part II – Retaining the Transit Workforce of Tomorrow

September 24, 2018 This is part II of an article about Recruiting and Retaining the Transit Workforce of Tomorrow. You can find part...

Guest Op-Ed: Purpose Driven Employment Part I: Attracting the Transit Workforce of Tomorrow

September 18, 2018 The transit world has a compelling message to attract purpose-driven employees. We are assisting in the mobility...

Op-Ed: Better Communicating the Role of Technology in Transportation

September 20, 2018 Experts on smart cities, new technologies, and infrastructure briefed the House Subcommittee on Highways and...

Op-Ed: NYC Passes Legislation to Improve For-Hire Vehicle Driver Conditions and Increase Service Equity

August 24, 2018 This month, the New York City Council voted on a number of amendments pertaining to for-hire vehicles (FHVs) and...

Guest Op-Ed: Investing in the Transportation Workforce of Tomorrow

August 15, 2018     On a sun-drenched day this past June, officials from LA Metro and the County of Los Angeles gathered at a...

Senate Commerce Committee Approves Port Improvement, Rail Crew Bills, STB Nominee

August 1, 2018 The Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee approved by voice vote today several items including a bill...

Capitol Hill Events – Week of July 30, 2018

Wednesday, August 1 – Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation – full committee business meeting to consider several items...

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