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  • Electric bus maker Proterra may have to expand its Greenville factory if Seattle’s transit agency exercises its options under a newly inked contract, Proterra’s chief executive said. CEO Ryan Popple said the deal with King County Metro Transit has the potential to be Proterra’s biggest single piece of business ever. Read more...

Turning Points

  • New requirement keeps many older users off The Ride
    A move by the MBTA to crack down on fraud in The Ride, the transit service for the disabled and elderly, has led to a sharp drop in the number of older users, according to figures kept by the transportation authority. Boston Globe, Aug. 23
  • Reno's transit system facing more riders, funding shortage
    Responding to the changing face of public transportation and a serious shortage of funding to pay for it, a community panel is forging ahead in a mission to determine transit’s future in the Truckee Meadows. Reno Gazette-Journal, Aug. 22
  • Tax revenue surge helps out Chicago-area transit agencies
    A boost in the six-county sales tax receipts is more than compensating for the operating hit January’s bitter cold caused the Chicago region’s transit agencies and should fuel fatter 2015 transit budgets. Chicago Sun-Times, Aug. 20
  • The bullet train that could change everything
    With Central Japan Railway’s efforts to sell high-speed trains on the U.S. coasts going nowhere, Texas has emerged as the company’s best hope for introducing its wildly successful technology to the American market. The Texas Tribune, Aug. 18

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  • Request for ProposalsTransit Master Plan - City of Round Rock, Round Rock, Texas
  • Invitation for BidsBus Line Inspection Services 2014 - Duluth Transit Authority, Duluth, Minnesota
  • Request for ProposalsMarketing Sponsorship Consultant Services - Interurban Transit Partnership - The Rapid, Grand Rapids, Michigan