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September 2021 Rural Transportation Virtual Workshops

Date:
August 25, 2021
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Registration is open for the following virtual events hosted by the National Rural Transit Assistance Program (RTAP) and developed in coordination with the NADO Research Foundation:

Website Builder 3.0 Webinar
September 9, 2021 and September 23, 2021, 2:00-3:30 PM ET
Using National RTAP’s Website Builder application, participants will learn how to set up a website and use features such as drag and drop design, banner messages, trip planning widgets, and job application form management. The second (optional) webinar on September 23 at will be an opportunity to ask questions about your experience building a transportation service website.  

Rural Transit Service Planning and Route Design
September 14, 2021, 2:00-3:30 PM ET
This webinar, presented by Ken Hosen of KFH Group, provides guidance on how to evaluate the appropriate transit service design for your area and will cover some best practices in the planning of demand response services, fixed (or flex) route design, and on-demand or microtransit services.

Transportation Management Association (TMA) Workshop
September 22, 2021, 3:00-4:30 PM ET
Have you ever thought about creating a Transportation Management Association (TMA)? If you don’t know what a TMA is and you are interested in learning more about how TMA’s might work in rural areas and provide regional employers a chance to build reliable transportation options with transit participation. Join Michele Brooks, Vice President of TransAction Associates, as she walks through the first steps, assessment, and opportunities for improving job access near you.