RTA reports on region-wide survey of riders

While 80 percent of "lapsed" riders intend to resume using transit, telecommuting may not return to pre-pandemic levels per results from a new RTA survey. Read more in a press release, and see coverage by WTTW, the Chicago TribuneCrain's, and Streetsblog Chicago.

Transit's role in regional economic recovery

Read a letter from Leanne Redden, RTA executive director, on why the Chicago region's economic recovery depends on continued investment in transit. Redden was recently among the guests on WBEZ's Reset where she discussed the RTA's approach to increasing access to transit equitably.

New RTAMS offers transit data and tools

A redesigned Regional Transportation Authority Mapping and Statistics (RTAMS) website is now available for users to explore, search, and study data from the Chicago region’s transit network. Read more about the features of the new site in a blog post and subscribe for email updates with data and analysis from RTAMS.


Programs like Will-Ride expand mobility options for all 

The RTA supports Will-Ride and similar programs through the Section 5310 Enhanced Mobility of Seniors and Individuals with Disabilities Program. Read more about how the RTA is improving mobility options in a recent blog post.

"Will-Ride bus"

Invest in Transit  strategic plan

The RTA Board adopted the Invest in Transit plan to set a bold vision and goals for our region’s transit agencies over the next five years.

RTA Chicago Skyline

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