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...

RouteMatch Software’s Annual User Conference Brings Over 330 Attendees to Midtown Atlanta to Discuss Transformative Transit Solutions, Network with Peers and Participate in 75 Breakout Sessions

Atlanta, GA – November 16, 2015 – RouteMatch Software brought together over 300 transit professionals to Atlanta the last week of October at the Loews Hotel in Atlanta. Clients from across the United States, Canada and Australia attended over  75 different sessions covering topics for demand response and fixed route users, cloud computing, automated fare collection, coordination, funding strategies, customer...

Vermont’s Urban and Rural Transit Agencies to Use RouteMatch Software’s Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) Platform

September 9, 2015 - Montpelier, VT and Atlanta, GA - The Vermont Agency of Transportation (VTrans) in partnership with Vermont Public Transit Association (VPTA) and RouteMatch Software today announced that nine public transit agencies covering the entirety of the State of Vermont will use RouteMatch Software to streamline demand response operations through its Cloud-based ITS platform. RouteMatch is also equipping a...

Xpress buses to offer “find my bus” technology

September 1, 2015 - Xpress commuter bus riders will soon be able to get real-time information about where their bus is located and how soon it will arrive.