Voices for Public Transit is still celebrating last year’s passage of the bipartisan Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA). It is a critical step forward for public transportation across the nation.READ THE BLOG
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Apr. 22, 2022
Public Transit Protects Our Planet Voices for Public Transit is highlighting the positive impact public transportation has on our environment and the role it plays in eliminating greenhouse gas emissions to help improve our air quality and combat climate change. Improving Air Quality Transportation produces roughly a quarter of the total greenhouse […]
Powering Stronger Local Economies, More Vibrant Communities with Public Transit Public transit is an investment in stronger local economies that ultimately help support more vibrant, diverse, and connected communities. Why is public transit such a game-changer for local businesses, workers, and economies across the country? Because it expands access—for both workers and customers—while driving increased […]
May. 16, 2022
Voices for Public Transit Celebrates Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month. First established as Pacific/Asian American Heritage Week by an act of Congress in 1978, the weeklong recognition of the cultural and historical contributions of Asian Americans and Pacific Islander Americans was extended to […]