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- Entrepreneurial Transit Development
Meet transit entrepreneur Barry Goodman, president of the Goodman Corp., in Houston, Texas, and an expert in transit and community development. He sees the future of community and public transportation as tied to its ability to create livable neighborhoods -- and he knows how to get it done.
- Non-Traditional Funds for Community Transportation
Funding is always a key issue for community transportation agencies. This comprehensive article looks at numerous hidden sources of transportation funds and highlights how community transit agencies have put these funds to use.
- The Community Transportation Development Fund
If you're in the market for a low-interest loan to meet local match requirements, augment operating money, build a facility, purchase new vehicles or whatever else, CTAA's Community Transportation Development Fund might be your answer.
- Taking Advantage of the Commuter Tax Benefit
A part of the Transportation Equity Act for the 21st Century (TEA-21), the Commuter Tax Benefit program allows employers to help pay for employees' commuting costs and earn tax deductions. It could be a windfall for many community transit agencies.
- 1999 Vehicle Showroom
Every year, the manufacturers of vehicles for the community transportation field offer safer, more reliable products. Take a look at the latest vehicles to hit the streets all in one place. This is your first look at many of the buses you'll be seeing later this spring in New Orleans at EXPO '99.