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FOX 13 Utah
Employees compete for a chance to represent UTA at national Rail Rodeowinners will advance to a worldwide event this summer. The winners of the loca
Employees compete for a chance to represent UTA at national Rail Rodeo
FOX 13 Utah / Posted yesterday
winners will advance to a worldwide event this summer. The winners of the local competition will head to Phoenix for the American Public Transportation Association’s Rail Rodeo June 15 through 19. Employees tested each other on Sunday morning to... Read more
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The Verge
Uber is offering yacht rentals in Dubai because it's still a luxury productis desperately trying to maintain. Recent studies illustrate the hurdle that Ub
Uber is offering yacht rentals in Dubai because it's still a luxury product
The Verge / Posted 3 days ago
is desperately trying to maintain. Recent studies illustrate the hurdle that Uber still has to overcome. A survey by the American Public Transportation Association of so-called "supersharers" — people who use some combination of car sharing, bike... Read more
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Boston Globe
New transit site ranks Boston high for connectivity and accessibilityare and where they live. Public transportation continues to go green Public t
New transit site ranks Boston high for connectivity and accessibility
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
are and where they live. Public transportation continues to go green Public transportation is getting a bit greener, the American Public Transportation Association announced on Friday — you know, Earth Day. As of Jan. 1, 2015, nearly 47 percent... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
West Side News & NotesThe Downtown Akron center includes solar panels, as does METRO’s offices on Ken
West Side News & Notes
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 11 days ago
The Downtown Akron center includes solar panels, as does METRO’s offices on Kenmore Boulevard. Officials added the American Public Transportation Association reports that public transportation use in the U.S. reduces the country’s carbon... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Investors queue up for QLine: Real estate deals show economic clout of mass transit projectof that figure, $627 million, is due to the new Red Wings arena. The $1.3 bill
Investors queue up for QLine: Real estate deals show economic clout of mass transit project
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 15 days ago
of that figure, $627 million, is due to the new Red Wings arena. The $1.3 billion figure is in line with studies by the American Public Transportation Association, which shows that every $1 invested in public transportation generates about up to... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Investors cue up for QLine: Real estate deals show economic clout of mass transit projectof that figure, $627 million, is due to the new Red Wings arena. The $1.3 bill
Investors cue up for QLine: Real estate deals show economic clout of mass transit project
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 15 days ago
of that figure, $627 million, is due to the new Red Wings arena. The $1.3 billion figure is in line with studies by the American Public Transportation Association, which shows that every $1 invested in public transportation generates about up to... Read more
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Market Watch
Our crumbling infrastructure is hurting U.S. competitivenessa 20-year period could yield on average $3.7 billion a year of added growth, in
Our crumbling infrastructure is hurting U.S. competitiveness
Market Watch / Posted 19 days ago
a 20-year period could yield on average $3.7 billion a year of added growth, including 50,000 new jobs, according to the American Public Transportation Association, an advocacy group for everything from bus and subway service to high-speed rail... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Transit systems eye Uber, Lyft for savings on the disabled$5.1 billion — about 12 percent of total transit operating costs — in 2013, acc
Transit systems eye Uber, Lyft for savings on the disabled
Inquirier.net / Posted 20 days ago
$5.1 billion — about 12 percent of total transit operating costs — in 2013, according to the most recent data from the American Public Transportation Association. The price tag is particularly high in major cities, where agencies struggle with... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
US transit systems eye Uber, Lyft for savings on the disabled$5.1 billion – about 12 percent of total transit operating costs – in 2013, acc
US transit systems eye Uber, Lyft for savings on the disabled
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 21 days ago
$5.1 billion – about 12 percent of total transit operating costs – in 2013, according to the most recent data from the American Public Transportation Association. In 2012, the MBTA doubled fares from $2 to $4 for The Ride, triggering protests;... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Transit systems eye Uber, Lyft for savings on the disabled$5.1 billion — about 12 percent of total transit operating costs — in 2013, acc
Transit systems eye Uber, Lyft for savings on the disabled
WWLP Springfield / Posted 22 days ago
$5.1 billion — about 12 percent of total transit operating costs — in 2013, according to the most recent data from the American Public Transportation Association. The price tag is particularly high in major cities, where agencies struggle with... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Transit systems eye Uber, Lyft for savings on services for the disabled$5.1 billion -- about 12 percent of total transit operating costs -- in 2013, a
Transit systems eye Uber, Lyft for savings on services for the disabled
Lowell Sun / Posted 22 days ago
$5.1 billion -- about 12 percent of total transit operating costs -- in 2013, according to the most recent data from the American Public Transportation Association. The price tag is particularly high in major cities, where agencies struggle with... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Transit systems eye Uber, Lyft for savings on the disabledcriticism, and even a handful of lawsuits, over accessibility. Uber and Lyft ha
Transit systems eye Uber, Lyft for savings on the disabled
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 22 days ago
criticism, and even a handful of lawsuits, over accessibility. Uber and Lyft have said they are working to improve access for disabled passengers. The American Public Transportation Association says paratransit costs exceed $5 billion nati... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Transit systems eye Uber, Lyft for savings on the disabled$5.1 billion � about 12 percent of total transit operating costs � in 2013, acc
Transit systems eye Uber, Lyft for savings on the disabled
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 22 days ago
$5.1 billion � about 12 percent of total transit operating costs � in 2013, according to the most recent data from the American Public Transportation Association. The price tag is particularly high in major cities, where agencies struggle with... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Transit systems eye Uber, Lyft for savings on the disabledof lawsuits, over accessibility. Uber and Lyft have said they are working to im
Transit systems eye Uber, Lyft for savings on the disabled
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 22 days ago
of lawsuits, over accessibility. Uber and Lyft have said they are working to improve access for disabled passengers. The American Public Transportation Association says paratransit costs exceed $5 billion nationally. Copyright 2016 The... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Transit systems eye Uber, Lyft for savings on the disabled$5.1 billion � about 12 percent of total transit operating costs � in 2013, acc
Transit systems eye Uber, Lyft for savings on the disabled
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 22 days ago
$5.1 billion � about 12 percent of total transit operating costs � in 2013, according to the most recent data from the American Public Transportation Association. The price tag is particularly high in major cities, where agencies struggle with... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Transit systems eye Uber, Lyft for savings on the disabledof lawsuits, over accessibility. Uber and Lyft have said they are working to im
Transit systems eye Uber, Lyft for savings on the disabled
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 22 days ago
of lawsuits, over accessibility. Uber and Lyft have said they are working to improve access for disabled passengers. The American Public Transportation Association says paratransit costs exceed $5 billion nationally. Copyright 2016 The... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Transit systems eye Uber, Lyft for savings on the disabled$5.1 billion � about 12 percent of total transit operating costs � in 2013, acc
Transit systems eye Uber, Lyft for savings on the disabled
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 22 days ago
$5.1 billion � about 12 percent of total transit operating costs � in 2013, according to the most recent data from the American Public Transportation Association. The price tag is particularly high in major cities, where agencies struggle with... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Transit systems eye Uber, Lyft for savings on the disabled$5.1 billion � about 12 percent of total transit operating costs � in 2013, acc
Transit systems eye Uber, Lyft for savings on the disabled
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 22 days ago
$5.1 billion � about 12 percent of total transit operating costs � in 2013, according to the most recent data from the American Public Transportation Association. The price tag is particularly high in major cities, where agencies struggle with... Read more
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Salon.com
Transit systems eye Uber, Lyft for savings on the disabled$5.1 billion — about 12 percent of total transit operating costs — in 2013, acc
Transit systems eye Uber, Lyft for savings on the disabled
Salon.com / Posted 22 days ago
$5.1 billion — about 12 percent of total transit operating costs — in 2013, according to the most recent data from the American Public Transportation Association. The price tag is particularly high in major cities, where agencies struggle with... Read more
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Island Packet
Transit systems eye Uber, Lyft for savings on the disabled$5.1 billion — about 12 percent of total transit operating costs — in 2013, acc
Transit systems eye Uber, Lyft for savings on the disabled
Island Packet / Posted 22 days ago
$5.1 billion — about 12 percent of total transit operating costs — in 2013, according to the most recent data from the American Public Transportation Association. The price tag is particularly high in major cities, where agencies struggle with... Read more
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Daily Herald
Transit systems eye Uber, Lyft for savings on the disabled$5.1 billion - about 12 percent of total transit operating costs - in 2013, acc
Transit systems eye Uber, Lyft for savings on the disabled
Daily Herald / Posted 22 days ago
$5.1 billion - about 12 percent of total transit operating costs - in 2013, according to the most recent data from the American Public Transportation Association. The price tag is particularly high in major cities, where agencies struggle with... Read more
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ABC News
Transit Systems Eye Uber, Lyft for Savings on the Disabled$5.1 billion — about 12 percent of total transit operating costs — in 2013, acc
Transit Systems Eye Uber, Lyft for Savings on the Disabled
ABC News / Posted 22 days ago
$5.1 billion — about 12 percent of total transit operating costs — in 2013, according to the most recent data from the American Public Transportation Association. The price tag is particularly high in major cities, where agencies struggle with... Read more
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Salon.com
Uber is a nightmare: They’re selling a big lie — and the New York Times keeps buying iteffects. That’s just common sense. Yet in Farhad Manjoo’s glowing review of Ub
Uber is a nightmare: They’re selling a big lie — and the New York Times keeps buying it
Salon.com / Posted 23 days ago
effects. That’s just common sense. Yet in Farhad Manjoo’s glowing review of UberPool, he cites a new report from the American Public Transportation Association that suggests the opposite. Other media outlets also uncritically cited this... Read more
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Boston Globe
D.C. Metro’s leader warns lines may have to be shut down for monthsto Dulles International Airport) and 91 stations. Metro riders made roughly 261
D.C. Metro’s leader warns lines may have to be shut down for months
Boston Globe / Posted 28 days ago
to Dulles International Airport) and 91 stations. Metro riders made roughly 261 million trips last year, according to the American Public Transportation Association. Like other transit systems, Metro suffers from a lack of investment in... Read more

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