Tag Archives: paratransit

TCRP Report 171: Use of Mobility Devices on Paratransit Vehicles and Buses

Posted ago by Stephanie Lewis

The Transportation Research Board, Transit Cooperative Research Program has just released Use of Mobility Devices on Paratransit Vehicles and Buses.  This report describes the current and emerging issues which limit the use of mobility devices in paratransit vehicles and buses, …

TCRP Report 160: Paratransit Emergency Preparedness and Operations Handbook

Posted ago by Stephanie Lewis

TCRP Report 160: Paratransit Emergency Preparedness and Operations Handbook provides paratransit service providers with guidance, strategies, tools, and resources to plan and prepare for, respond to, and recover from a range of emergencies. The guidance has applicability to urban, suburban, …

Transit Emergency Planning and Response Assessment Initiative

Posted ago by Stephanie Lewis

On Friday, August 13, 2004, Hurricane Charley, a Category Four hurricane, after passing over Sanibel Island in Lee County, made landfall on the south west coast of Florida entering Charlotte Harbor, directly impacting Punta Gorda and Port Charlotte in Charlotte …