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5 Long-term Implications of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Transit Posted on 5/15/20
MTA to use UV light to clean transit system Posted on 5/12/20
4 questions transit agencies need to ask themselves in the wake of COVID-19 Posted on 5/12/20
Heroes moving heroes’: Public transit workers pay heavy price on coronavirus frontline Posted on 4/13/20
Ridership drops 66% CapMetro says in most recent update Posted 4/11/20
Coronavirus Reveals Transit’s True Mission Posted on 4/8/20
Federal relief package includes $104 million for public transit in Austin Posted on 4/3/20
Commuters Take Steps to Stay Healthy While Riding Public Transit Posted on 4/3/20
U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao Announces $25 Billion to Help Nation’s Public Transportation Systems Respond to COVID-19 Posted on 4/2/20
Gov. Greg Abbott tells Texans to stay home except for essential activity in April Posted on 4/1/20
North Texas Cities Keep Public Transportation Open Despite Coronavirus Concerns, Shelter-In-Place Orders Posted on 3/31/20
DCTA expands microtransit service in response to COVID-19 Posted on 3/31/20
New York MTA to distribute 75K masks to frontline workers Posted on 3/31/20
Homeland Security designates for-hire transportation as ‘Essential Critical Infrastructure Posted on 3/31/20
Texas to enforce quarantine orders to Louisiana drivers entering state Posted on 3/30/20
U.S. Department of Transportation Announces Deadline Extension for Federal Transit Administration Competitive Grant Programs Posted on 3/30/20
The number of Texans filing for unemployment increased 860% in a week Posted on 3/27/20
Senate passes stimulus bill that includes $25 billion in emergency funding for transit agencies Posted on 3/26/20
More than 100 apply for CapMetro cleaning, operator jobs within hours Posted on 3/24/20
Texas’s largest counties are issuing stay-at-home orders as coronavirus spreads Posted on 3/24/20
Waco Transit System sets 10-passenger limit Posted on 2/23/20
To slow COVID-19, Trump administration closes southern border to nonessential travel Posted on 3/20/20
Gov. Greg Abbott closes bars, restaurants and schools as he anticipates tens of thousands could test positive for coronavirus Posted on 3/19/20
Texas transit agencies are still getting front-line responders and low-income Texans to work. But service may change as the crisis continues. Posted on 3/18/20
U.S. Department of Transportation Announces $11 Million in Funding Available for Transit Innovation Nationwide Posted on 3/18/20
U.S. Department of Transportation Announces $20.3 Million in Grants to Improve Transportation Access Through Innovative Technologies Posted on 3/16/20
Major cities shutdown, Trump asks Americans to avoid groups over 10 people Posted on 3/16/20
No gatherings of 50 or more for now, urges the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Posted on 3/15/20
Travelers stuck in long lines at DFW due to CDC questionnaire and enhanced screening, airport says Posted on 3/14/20
Gatherings of 250+ People Banned in Austin-Travis County to Help Tackle COVID-19 Posted on 3/14/20
Texas governor declares statewide emergency, says state will soon be able to test thousands  Posted on 3/13/20
FTA Announces Increased Flexibility to Help Transit Agencies Respond to Coronavirus Posted on 3/13/20
Coronavirus in Austin: 3 test positive, including UT president’s wife Posted on 3/13/20
U.S. Department of Transportation Announces $8.5 Million Funding Opportunity to Help Communities Prosper through Transit  Posted on 3/3/20
Here’s how many coronavirus cases there are in Texas — and everything else you need to know Posted on 3/2/20
U.S. Department of Transportation Announces Three CIG Project Sponsors Approved to Use $64 Million in Cost Savings for Additional Eligible Activities  Posted on 2/28/20
To fight huge drop in bus riders, North Texas transit agency faces hard choices about who gets service  Posted on 2/26/20
U.S. Department of Transportation Announces $9.3 Million for Innovative Projects to Improve Rail Transit and Bus Operator Safety  Posted on 2/13/20
U.S. Department of Transportation Announces More Than $454 Million in Funding Availability for Buses Nationwide  posted on 2/7/20
National Pledge by Transportation Leaders Against Human Trafficking 1/28/20
U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao Announces $5.4 Million to Combat Human Trafficking and Improve Safety on Public Transit   1/28/20
U.S. Department of Transportation Announces $5 Million in Grants to Improve Public Transportation on Tribal Lands 1/15/20
Federal Transit Administration Launches $11 Million Innovation Initiative 1/15/20
Austin unveils multi-billion dollar transit plan with possible light rail expansion, downtown subway  1/15/20
Trump Taps Pillar Of San Antonio Homeless Policy To Federal Homeless Agency, Criticism Follows  12/5/19
U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao Announces $423 Million In Grants Nationwide to Revitalize America’s Bus Infrastructure   11/25/19
Senator Young of Ind. Calls on CMS to Help State Medicaid Programs Utilize Ridesharing Services    11/20/19
U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine L. Chao Announces $900 Million Historic Investment in American Infrastructure  11/12/19
Someone has died on Texas roads every day for 19 years. Here’s a look at some reasons why — and ideas for turning the tide.  11/8/19

U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao Announces Nearly $50 Million to Improve Access and Mobility for All Americans  10/29/19

Texas road congestion is hitting a breaking point. Are voters ready to approve more public transit spending?
Transit for Austin coalition unites community leaders in public transportation push – News – Austin American-Statesman – Austin, TX 9/30/19
TxDOT Seeking Input on Texas Transportation Plan