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The Texas A&M Transportation Institute COVID-19 pandemic Survey: The Texas A&M Transportation Institute is conducting a brief survey for the Texas Transit Association (TTA) and the South West Transit Association (SWTA) about how transit agencies are currently being impacted by and responding to the COVID-19 pandemic. This information is expected to be useful in disseminating ideas and identifying needed resources to address COVID-19 impacts. The survey will take approximately 15 minutes to complete and is available at Survey of COVID-19 Pandemic Impacts on Transit Agencies or https://tti.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_8cYu0ct81j2LRmR. Your feedback is important.
The CDC has published a Mass Transit Decision guide to assist mass transit administrators in making (re)opening decisions during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Remember, it is important to check with state and local health officials and other partners to determine the most appropriate actions while
adjusting to meet the unique needs and circumstances of the local community. Posted on 5/15/2020
Gov. Greg Abbott to let restaurants, movie theaters and malls open with limited capacity Friday May 1, 2020 Posted on 4/27/20
The businesses must limit occupancy to no more than 25%.
In response to COVID-19, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration (FTA) announced on 4/23/20 that it will give transit agencies more time to meet the requirements of the Public Transportation Agency Safety Plan (PTASP) regulation.
President Trump announced on Thursday, April 16, 2020 the White House’s plan for eventually rolling back social distancing measures and reopening the country’s economy in several phases — depending on location.
The plan calls for three phases to reopening the country, based on the severity of the coronavirus outbreak in each individual state or region.
Here are 4 ways cities are coping with the effects of COVID-19 Posted on 4/15/20
Frequently Asked Questions from FTA Grantees Regarding Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Posted 3/13/20
METRO Expands Public Safety Efforts, Adjusts Some Service, Encourages Social Distancing on System Posted on 3/16/20
Coronavirus Resource Information Posted on 03.09.20
Texas coronavirus death toll rises to 884 Posted on 5/5/20
Ridership drops 66% CapMetro says in most recent update Posted 4/11/20
Coronavirus Reveals Transit’s True Mission Posted on 4/8/20
Commuters Take Steps to Stay Healthy While Riding Public Transit Posted on 4/3/20