Do you support investing in great transit? Do you want to learn new skills and build your experience? Can you invest 10-25 hours a week to help build public support for public transit? Apply to intern with TRU this summer!…
Request for Proposals for Advocacy Grants Consultant Our small advocacy nonprofit is seeking an experienced fund development professional to assist in expanding our organizational capacity through grant seeking. We have received past grants from private, family, and community foundations in the range of $5,000 –…
Thank you to everyone who came out to TRU’s big State of the Region’s Transit 2018 Annual Meeting! Over 150 people came together on Wednesday, January 31 to discuss The State of Transit. Extra special thanks to our speakers for sharing…
TRU is honored to recognize four outstanding people and projects that have done exemplary work to advance and improve transit in the greater Detroit area: .
1) SMART’s new FAST service for substantial improvements in the frequency of cross-county express service on the region’s busiest corridors;
2) Dearborn Economic Development Director Barry Murray for dedicated work to develop the John D Dingell Transit Center and to otherwise enhance mobility;
3) M-1 Rail VP of External Affairs Sommer Woods for work to expand public engagement in transit planning and incorporate Detroiters into the transit workforce; and
4) David Gifford for his self-driven efforts to promote public transit and increase ridership of the RefleX service through social media promotion.
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