For the latest instalment of Intelligent Transport’s exclusive COVID-19 recovery series, Inez Evans, President and CEO of IndyGo, discusses the various initiatives and services that the agency has introduced to improve access to transportation in Indianapolis, as well as how community outreach programmes have played a key role in bringing…
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IndyGo's Super Stops will improve the transit experience for bus riders across Indianapolis by providing them with real-time bus information, more seating and near-level boarding.
The new storage facility will help IndyGo to accelerate its transition to a near zero emissions fleet by allowing the agency to store additional electric vehicles for its upcoming bus rapid transit lines.
The new UV-C powered air filtration system will help bring cleaner air for IndyGo riders by continuously removing pathogens, allergens and some odours from the air in IndyGo buses.
IndyGo among local changemakers that are increasing shared mobility options for Indianapolis’ Far Eastside
The Indianapolis Public Transportation Corporation’s Ashlynn Neumeyer shares exclusive insight into the agency’s ‘Driven 2 Success: The Far Eastside Get Around’ on-demand mobility service, and details how the programme is helping to make transit across Indianapolis-Marion County more equitable and accessible.
In line with its efforts to improve employment retention, the Indianapolis Public Transportation Foundation will use a new $50,000 grant to provide newly employed individuals with three months of free IndyGo bus rides.
In this issue of Intelligent Transport, we feature exclusive content from leading industry experts and thought leaders discussing: the importance of ensuring an optimum payment experience for public transport users; how MaaS will bring systematic change to mobility; and why the passenger must be prioritised in all decision-making.
In addition to improving fuel consumption by up to 25 per cent compared to a diesel bus, IndyGo's new buses will include full electrification capabilities.
The IndyGo Connect on-demand pilot project will bridge transit access gaps by offering customers in southeast Indianapolis the flexibility of a private car with the affordability of public transit.
The new Driven 2 Success programme will allow Far Eastside residents to schedule on-demand round trips to easily access job training, supportive services, childcare, health and food access and more.
Upon completion, IndyGo’s three new bus rapid transit lines, including the ground-broken Purple Line, will help to increase economic opportunity and the quality of life in Indianapolis.
The Hydrogen Fuel Cell Bus Council will work to educate policymakers, regulators and transportation stakeholders on the benefits of hydrogen fuel cell electric buses.