By providing bus passes and fare discounts, this initiative aims to increase accessibility to public transportation, ensuring that vulnerable individuals in Marion County have affordable means of reaching essential services and opportunities.
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The $19 million funding will enable IndyGo to acquire clean, modern diesel-electric hybrid buses, furthering its efforts to reduce emissions, improve air quality and enhance service reliability in downtown Indianapolis.
Emily Meaux, Executive Director of the IndyGo Foundation, and Lacey Everett, Chair of the IndyGo Foundation’s Board of Directors, discuss the significance of making public transportation more affordable in a car dependent city like Indianapolis, and provide insight into some of the projects that are currently in development at the…
The $500,000 grant will allow IndyGo Foundation to enhance bus stops on Indianapolis' Near Eastside, improving accessibility and safety for vulnerable populations.
Featuring customisable profiles that cater to diverse accessibility needs, from visual impairments to ADHD and cognitive disabilities, IndyGo's new website enhancements aim to improve the browsing experience of all its users.
Addressing both the agency's employee shortage and systemic failures in minority employment, the $240,900 grant will allow IndyGo to enhance recruitment efforts and connect 250 members of minority communities to high-wage employment.
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…
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.
Formerly known as Uber Pool, the new shared ride option will provide riders across nine U.S. cities with an affordable and sustainable mode of transport, while encouraging the transition away from private owned cars.
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.