Ozaukee County Transit Services Building Going Green. A solar array is being installed that will produce 92% of energy needed for the center. Read More >>
FTA Announces New National Transit Oriented Development (TOD) Ladders of Opportunity Technical Assistance Initiative. Will support transit-oriented development (TOD) activities to benefit economically distressed communities across the country. Read More >>
Janesville Transit System Issues Request for Proposal for Paratransit Services. Deadline to respond is Friday, November 20. Read More >>
FTA Issues Guidance to Public Transportation Agencies on Implementing Americans with Disabilities Act. To enhance understanding of the Act, the new circular offers a user-friendly, one-stop resource on its requirements. Read More >>
Transit plays key role in Wisconsin. The LaCrosse Tribune recognizes the important role public transportation plays in our community’s economy, environment and quality of life. Read More >>
WisDot 2014 Annual Report. The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) 2014 Annual Transit Report is now available. Review All WisDOT Transit Documents >>
When Do Aging Drivers Need Help Off the Road? As Wisconsin's population continues to age, an increase in public transportation becomes more of a necessity. Read More >>
FTA 2015 Apportionment Notice and Tables Released. FTA’s full apportionment notice and tables for fiscal year 2015 have been published in the Federal Register. Read More >>
what is wurta?
The Wisconsin Urban and Rural Transit Association (WURTA) provides a strong and cohesive voice for Wisconsin transit. WURTA members work proactively to improve transit systems across the state by staying connected with legislation and issues that affect WI transportation.
WURTA represents 28 bus systems, 43 shared ride taxi systems, 24 associate and affiliate members, over 2,900 transit operators and $280 million annual expenditures in transit statewide.