Rapid bus, other initiatives, coming to RIPTA

In RIPTA, Transportation by Jef Nickerson13 Comments

RIPTA CEO Raymond Studley speaking at a June 10th press conference in Burnside Park. Yesterday, RIPTA held a press conference in Burnside Park to announce transportation initiatives scheduled to take effect over the next year. Changes include route changes and bus stop realignment resulting from the Comprehensive Operational Analysis, Rapid bus service on Routes 11 and 99, real time schedule …

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RIPTA to hold public hearings on service changes – May 29 – June 6, 2013

In RIPTA, Transportation by Greater City Providence1 Comment

The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) will hold public hearings on proposed service changes in all five Rhode Island counties on May 29th, May 30th, June 3rd, June 4th, June 5th, and June 6th. The Authority announced that the proposed changes in service statewide are a result of RIPTA’s ongoing Comprehensive Operational Analysis.

RIPTA Comprehensive Operational Analysis (COA)

In RIPTA, Transportation by Greater City Providence3 Comments

RIPTA is seeking public input on their Comprehensive Operational Analysis. So far they’ve collected 10,000 surveys of riders by sending surveyors out to ride every route in their system. They also have an online version of the survey and are interested in hearing from both riders and non-riders. From RIPTA: RIPTA has initiated a statewide evaluation of our services called …