Austin’s Project Connect: How a Data-Driven Culture Secured a Win on Election Day

Among the most exciting transit initiatives to be embraced by voters in this year’s election was Austin’s Proposition A to fund a $7.1 billion expansion of light rail and rapid bus routes as part of Project Connect. This massive investment received broad support from the community despite the economic challenges and uncertainties brought upon by […]

Transit’s Big Day on the Ballot: Do Politics Matter?

Transit's Big Day on the Ballot: Do Politics Matter?

Among the issues facing communities around the country in the most recent general election were ballot measures for several transit related issues. The industry experienced a banner day as 15 out of 17 referendums achieved voter approval (with Gwinnett County in Georgia still too close to call). TransPro anticipates that the coming year will provide […]