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METRO Magazine - Fact Book 2015

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METRO Magazine - January 2015

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Fleets Growing, Business Strong for Motorcoach Top 50

By Alex Roman, Managing Editor

With an increase of 2,052 vehicles compared with 2013, 79% and 63% of respondents plan on adding new or used vehicles, respectively, in the coming year. Meanwhile, business is up at 81% of the operations surveyed, a significant increase from last year’s reported 62%.

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METRO Magazine - November/December 2014

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Alternative Propulsion, Safety Big Focus at BusCon 2014

By Alex Roman, Managing Editor

Held for the first time in Indianapolis, this year’s event featured several electric and new propane autogas vehicle debuts, while in the classroom, safety was a major focus, with sessions discussing technology integration and training.

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METRO Magazine - September/October 2014

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Buy America: Why Do Policymakers Keep Trying to Fix What's Not Broken?

By Cliff Henke

Policymakers are calling for tougher Buy America procurement rules, which largely ignore how the real marketplace works and could undermine the very employment opportunities that these proposals seek to expand.

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METRO Magazine - August 2014

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Sonoma County Strengthens Commitment to CNG with New Fleet

By Janna Starcic

With intercity routes forming the core of the agency's route network, the new fleet features high-back reclining seats and Wi-Fi.

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METRO Magazine - July 2014

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Consultant Roundtable: Leading the Charge to Capitalize on New Transportation Mindset

Alex Roman, Managing Editor

Nine industry experts weigh in on key transportation topics. Whether it is maintaining and growing ridership on public transportation or taking advantage of new project delivery methods, many believe it is important to embrace today’s more modern approach to living, working and playing.

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METRO Magazine - June 2014

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2014 Top Rail Projects Survey

Alex Roman, Managing Editor

With a reported $16.5 billion in projects, New York City Transit again tops the list, with the amount of streetcar projects in North America continuing to grow. Total project purse grows nearly 50% over 10 years.

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METRO Magazine - May 2014

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AC Transit Builds ‘A Better Ride’ with New Buses, Enhanced Services

By Janna Starcic, Executive Editor

The agency has so far revamped its fleet with 210 new buses, created task forces to focus on areas such as on-time performance, reducing accidents and decreasing road calls. Additionally, it’s long-awaited East Bay BRT project is making headway.

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METRO Magazine - April 2014

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2014 BRT Survey: Projects Abound, Bring Economic Benefits

By Nicole Schlosser, Senior Editor

Connecting to jobs and other transit modes as well as supporting economic development were big boons cited. Last year’s sequestration hurt some projects, but not enough to keep this from being a strong year for the mode, with 10 new lines opening.

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METRO Magazine - February/March 2014

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As Mobile Ticketing Makes Strides, E-fare Tech Ramps Up

By Nicole Schlosser, Senior Editor

More agencies are going mobile with fares. As many others plan to replace aging fare collection equipment, they take steps such as open fare and closed-loop payment systems while planning for mobile ticketing.

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METRO Magazine - January 2014

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Business Stable, Strong for Motorcoach Top 50

By Nicole Schlosser, Senior Editor

While business was up for 62% of survey respondents, this percentage is lower than the last two years. However, the average increase operators experienced came in at about 30%, and every carrier who made the list plans to buy more vehicles this year.

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