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The Texas Transit Association (TTA) was organized in 1986. Our members are Texas metropolitan, small urban, and rural transit agencies, as well as private and public entities from across the United States.

A special Thank you to Creative Bus for being our Platinum Sponsor


 

Save the Date!

The Texas Transit Association (TTA) is excited to announce the dates for our 2023 State Annual Conference, Expo, and Roadeo! Watch the video for more information.

The Conference Planning Committee is now accepting abstracts for presentations for the 2023 State Conference, Expo and Roadeo, April 11-15 in Corpus Christi. If you have a topic or presentation you would like to share at this year’s conference; please select the link below or email info@txtransit.org.

Link to submit abstracts


 

COVID-19 Updates:
Texas DSHS COVID-19 Vaccine Information
Texas DSHS COVID-19 Vaccinations in Texas (This information is updated by 4:00 PM each day)
United States Coronavirus (COVID-19) Tracker

Center for Disease Control and Prevention

Breaking News:

Federal Mask Requirement Lifted for Public Transportation, Posted on 4/19/22

As a result of a court order, effective immediately and as of April 18, 2022, the Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) January 29, 2021 Order requiring masks on public transportation conveyances and at transportation hubs is no longer in effect. Therefore, CDC will not enforce the Order. CDC continues to recommend that people wear masks in indoor public transportation settings at this time.

At CDC’s recommendation, TSA will extend the security directive for mask use on public transportation and transportation hubs for one month, through April 18th., Posted on 3/10/22

The Texas Transit Association (TTA) is excited to announce the dates for our 2023 State Annual Conference, Expo, and Roadeo! April 11-15, 2023.

COVID, hospitalizations continue to decline in Texas, Posted on 3/1/22

Agencies in the Spotlight

CCRTA Continues Transition Plan Toward Low or No Emission Fleet Through Partnership With Industry Expert, Posted on 3/17/22
New Board Chair, Familiar Face Takes Helm at METRO, Posted on 2/24/22
Event honors the Civil Rights pioneer on her 109th birthday, Posted on 2/16/22
Ride & Vote: METRO Providing Free Rides to the Polls, Posted on 2/14/22
CapMetro Breaks Ground on New MetroRail Station, Posted on 1/18/22
Laredo in talks with new transit service to take over El Metro, 12/22/21
METRO Wins National Safety Award for COVID-19 Safety Measures, 11/9/21
Houston’s METRORapid Silver Line opens for service Posted on 8/24/20
DART Approves ‘Hero Pay’ for Frontline Workers Posted on 7/10/20
CCRTA to Require Use of Facial Coverings Posted on 6/26/20   
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – Per order of Nueces County Judge Barbara Canales, Corpus Christi Regional Transportation Authority (CCRTA) will require all individuals to use facial coverings while utilizing public transportation, or while at CCRTA transfer stations, bus stops, or facilities. The order goes into effect on Friday, June 26, 2020 at 11:59pm.
Houston Metro Steps up Public Service Efforts, Cleaning to Prevent Spread of COVID-19
METRO Bus Cleaning Procedure (video)
CapMetro & COVID-19
DART installing COVID-19 shields on all buses Posted on 6/18/20
Local farmers partner with CapMetro to deliver fresh produce to vulnerable families Posted on 4/22/20
METRO Expands Public Safety Efforts, Adjusts Some Service, Encourages Social Distancing on System Posted on 3/16/20
U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao Announces $28.22 Million for Montana RTS Corridor in El Paso, Texas  Posted on 3/13/20
VIA announces Smart Transit Milestone: 1M Tickets Sold on goMobileApp  Posted on 2/10/20
DART launches discount GoPass Tap Card Posted on 2/10/20
CapMetro’s brand new electric buses hit the road in Austin  posted 1/26/20
South West Area Regional Transit District (SWART) has been nominated as Uvalde’s Business of the Year!  The voting is open to the general public and runs through the end of January.  Please take a moment to support one of our member agencies by casting your vote today.  This can be done by selecting the following link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/Uvalde2020
Corpus Christi Regional Transportation Authority Proudly Announces the Unveiling and Launching of Corpus Christi’s First Autonomous Shuttle on Tuesday, January 14, 2020.
Help REAL reach its matching opportunity!  Give today through the Coastal Bend Day of Giving. Martín Ornelas explains how important this project is. 
DART Accepts APTA Innovation Award for GoPass App
Ford Tributes Rural series that includes a segment on Panhandle Community Services

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We want to hear from you!

If you have Suggestions, Requests for training, Job postings, RFP’s or would like to share some exciting information, facts, details of an innovative project, or photos, simply submit your information and photos via email to info@txtransit.org.  We look forward to hearing from you.

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