Transportation Riders United

Nominations open for 2016 Regional Transit Awards

Who do you think has done the most to improve transit over the past year?

What local company is a true Corporate Transit Champion?

Does your bus driver deserve to be recognized as Transit Employee of the Year?

Who is the real Unsung Hero of Detroit area transit?

Make your nominations today for the 2016 Regional Transit Awards! 

TRU_RTA_2016_Logo-FULLThrough March 11, we are seeking nominations and recommendations for the people, companies, and projects that have done the most to improve public transit throughout the greater Detroit region over the past year. Potential categories include:

  • Transit Employee of the Year
  • Corporate Transit Champion Award
  • Exemplary Innovation Award
  • Under 30 – Breakthrough Transit Champion
  • Unsung Hero
  • Forward Motion Award for Most Effective Public Servant

Current TRU staff and board members are not eligible for these awards. FYI – Awardees will be announced in April instead of at the show. Please submit your nominations today! (And yes, you can make as many nominations as you like!)

And mark your calendar for Thursday evening, May 12, 2016 for this year’s Regional Transit Awards dinner!

You won’t want to miss this year’s celebration of the important progress being made on Detroit area transit and the hard-working people who have made that progress possible!

Note, sponsorships are available to companies interested in supporting this great event. Review our sponsor webpage, download the sponsor form, and/or call 313-963-8872 for more information.