TransLoc Rider With Uber—Getting You to Transit

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TransLoc, Memphis Area Transit Authority and Uber Launch Pilot   Memphis, TN, March 22, 2016—TransLoc, a leading provider of transit technology, along with partners Uber and the Memphis Area Transit Authority (MATA), are launching a pilot of the TransLoc Rider mobile app with Uber in Memphis. TransLoc Rider helps people get to and from the bus stop with ease, making … Read More

Extending the Reach of Transit, the First-Mile/Last-Mile Question

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TransLoc Webinar: Extending the Reach of Transit - The first mile last mile problem

This is a companion blog post to our webinar The First-Mile/Last-Mile Problem: How Big is it? that took place on February 23, 2016. If you didn’t get a chance to attend, you can watch the recording here. The transit industry is being disrupted and there are more mobility options than ever before. Those multi-modal options are leveraging technology to be … Read More

Eliminating Public Transit’s First-Mile/Last-Mile Problem

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The most commonly cited standard [for walking distance to transit] is 400m or ¼ mile. – Jarrett Walker, Human Transit What is public transit’s first-mile/last-mile (FM/LM) problem? It begins with a ¼ mile. Most people in the United States are “comfortable” walking less than a ¼ mile to or from public transit stops. The problem arises when a potential rider … Read More