March 15, 2024

TransTrack Solutions Group - Sponsor

CATS Appoints New CEO

The Capital Area Transit System has appointed Theo Richard, who has been serving as its interim CEO since August, as its new CEO. “I’m honored to continue to lead CATS as CEO and committed to ensuring safe, reliable and accessible transit for our community,” Richard says.


CTAA Legislative Fly-In Event

 SWTA’s Executive Director Rich Sampson joined SWTA Chair Kendra Sue McGeady (Pelivan) & Wes Singleton (Choctaw Nation) from Oklahoma and SWTA Immediate Past Chair Dinero’ Washington (SporTranh & LaShonda Dogan (E Baton Rouge Council on Aging) from Louisiana for a total of 7 meetings on Capitol Hill.


San Antonio VIA Metropolitan Transit’s Advanced Rapid Transit (ART) East/West Corridor Included in Recommended Projects for President’s FY25 Budget


City of Broken Arrow (Okla.) Launches Transit Program to Provide Affordable Transportation


Aging-in-Place Platform Wanda Launches in Phoenix

Via - How to Build Microtransit - Sponsor

APTA Webinar: Opportunities for Public Transportation through

New Medicaid Transportation Guidance

Mar 21, 2024, 3:00 PM Eastern 

(Meeting ID: 827 8392 2600)


APTA/FTA Webinar: The Role of Hydrogen Fuel Cell Buses in a Zero Emission Future – March 20, 2024 2:00 PM Eastern



DOT Grant Opportunity: Mobility Equity Research Initiative

(Deadline: Mar 22, 2024)

Through this NOFO, U.S. DOT seeks to advance research and technologies that support the Department’s goal of expanding accessibility and mobility to underserved communities, including people with disabilities, older Americans, and rural and disadvantaged communities.




Texas Transit Association

 Annual Conference

March 15-20, 2024

San Antonio, TX



Bullfeathers Breakfast 

April 9, 2024

Washington, D.C.



2024 Legislative Conference

April 7-9, 2024

Washington, D.C.



International Bus Rodeo & Mobility Conference

April 26-May 1, 2024

Portland, OR


New Mexica Transit Association

 Indoor Roadeo, Conference & EXPO, and Managers' Leadership Conference

April 14-17, 2024

Rio Rancho, NM


Arizona Transit Association

Annual Conference

April 8-10,2024

Mesa, AZ


Colorado Association of Transit Agencies

 2024 CASTA Spring Training Conference

May 7-10, 2024

Fort Collins, CO


Oklahoma Transit Association

 Spring Conference 

May 15-17, 2024



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