Valley Metro Awarded $1M Grant to Develop Mobile App Connecting Rides & Payment

Support from private and public sector to help provide technology to benefit all travelers   ATLANTA, GA and PHOENIX, AZ – Valley Metro, the regional provider of bus, rail, vanpool and Dial-a-Ride services, received a $1 million Mobility on Demand (MOD) project grant from the Federal Transit Administration to develop a mobile app that will integrate mobile ticketing and multi-modal trip planning information....

2016 User’s Conference Draws Over 300 Attendees to Atlanta

ATLANTA, GA- October 14, 2016 - RouteMatch Software recently held its Annual User’s Conference Oct. 3-6 in Atlanta, GA. Over three hundred transit professionals from across North America attended the Conference for four days packed with education, knowledge swapping, networking and social events. Highlighted throughout the conference themed “Heart of the Community”, were stories of how transit has positively impacted the...

“People Who Move People” Series Launches

25 Stories about Transit Aficionados that Inspire Younger Generations to Build a Career in Transit MAY 26, 2016- Atlanta, GA- RouteMatch is excited to launch People Who Move People, a diverse collection of 25 written stories about public transit leaders and contributors who have meaningfully impacted the transit industry. The series is written by author Laura Lee Huttenbach, and the project...

Lowell Regional Transit Authority Provides Riders with New RouteShout Bus Tracker/Traveler Information System and Gains Enthusiastic Response from Rider Community

Atlanta, GA and Lowell, MA – April 18, 2016 – Lowell Regional Transit Authority (LRTA), located about 45 minutes north of Boston, is a small urban city which supports 1.3 million transit riders and a growing immigrant community. Recently, the agency has experienced a groundswell of public support and use of their new real-time traveler information tool, RouteShout. From the first...

Small Urban Transit Agencies in California Boost Performance and Gain Benefits with RouteMatch Software’s Technology for Fixed Route Bus Services and Demand Response Operations

Kern Transit and Delano Area Rapid Transit Serve Communities’ Growing Transit Needs with Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) April 5, 2016 – ATLANTA, GA and DELANO, CA and BAKERSFIELD, CA – Two small urban California transit agencies have improved performance and reliability as well as accommodated ridership growth by applying innovative intelligent transportation systems (ITS) technologies provided by RouteMatch Software.  Kern Transit...

Daisy Wall, VP of Marketing at RouteMatch Software, Reports on the Transit Bus Summit

I just got back from the Transit Bus Summit in Dana Point, California last week. As a company, RouteMatch has been attending the Transit Bus Summit for the past four years. One of the things my colleague, Pepper Harward, and  I enjoy is that it gives senior management at transit agencies an opportunity for more meaningful and longer conversations with...

Where’s the bus? LRTA now has an app for that

Lowell - February 16, 2016 - By the end of this week, Lowell Regional Transit Authority's riders will be able to track buses in real time using a smartphone application or website. The new system -- which took more than a year to complete and has caused some tension between the LRTA and the city of Lowell -- is a collaboration between...

RMTD Announces New App Available to Help Riders

Rockford (WIFR) - February 16, 2016– Waiting for the bus in wintry conditions could now be a little less painful for Rockford riders. The Rockford Mass Transit District is partnering with the app RouteShout. We can use the free service on our computers or smartphones to find out when exactly the bus will show up so that we can plan our specific route with...

Where’s my bus? New software allows ValleyRide users to know exactly where it is

Boise & Garden City - December 29, 2015 -  ValleyRide’s new online “bus locator portal” will allow riders to use smart phones and other devices to view precisely where their bus is on its route. In fact, an interactive map will show all the buses circulating on 26 routes throughout the Treasure Valley. “As a small urban system, we are proud to...

Transit Agencies Macatawa Area Transit (MI), Nankin Transit (MI) and Wake Coordinated Transportation Services (NC) Win Excellence in Action Awards at RouteMatch Software User Conference

Atlanta, GA - November 17, 2015  - RouteMatch announced the winners of its Excellence in Action awards at the company’s Annual User Conference held in Atlanta, Ga. The Excellence in Action awards recognize RouteMatch clients who have demonstrated achievement in measurable efficiencies and effectiveness using RouteMatch technology. Judging was performed by more than 300 peer transit professionals who attended the conference. The...