Transportation Planning Capacity Building Program
Peer Exchange Report
Effective Practices in Title VI Transit Equity Analysis for Major Transit Service and Fare Changes
||May 24, 2011
||American Public Transportation Association (APTA) Bus & Paratransit Conference
Metro Transit (Metro), Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minnesota
Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA), Atlanta, Georgia
Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA), Washington, DC
Federal Transit Administration (FTA)
U. S. Department of Transportation (DOT)
U.S. Department of Transportation Volpe National Transportation Systems Center (Volpe Center)
This report summarizes key themes from a roundtable discussion on ?Effective Practices in Title VI Transit Equity Analysis for Major Transit Service and Fare Changes? held in conjunction with the American Public Transportation Association (APTA) Bus and Paratransit Conference in Memphis, Tennessee on May 24, 2011.
The event was sponsored by the Transportation Planning Capacity Building (TPCB) Program, which aims to advance the state of the practice in multimodal transportation planning nationwide. The TPCB Program is jointly funded by the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and Federal Transit Administration (FTA).