Being aware of how to access federal funding for local transit is essential to all transportation agencies. What better way to go in depth on funding opportunities presented by the Canadian Public Transit Stream than to sit down with Routematch’s very own Todd Allen, Director of Government and Community Affairs. Listen to out podcast to learn more!
In continuation of our accessibility first blog series, we interviewed our Senior Product Designer, Jason Reynolds, to learn more about what inspired him to take an accessibility first approach to our technology and how he hopes tools designed with accessibility first can be implemented in the future.
At the 2018 CTAA Expo in Pittsburgh, transit agencies from across North America congregated at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center to explore the future of mobility. Pepper Harward, Routematch’s Vice President of Transit Solutions, guided attendees through the interactive workshop: “Understanding All Things On-Demand Transit.”
Accessibility is essential in order to create modern tech tools that veer away from excluding people from using transit products and services. However, when tech tools are designed with accessibility as an afterthought, it creates barriers that tend to exclude people from using them.