Come to TRU's Spring Meeting on SMART, DDOT and Other Transit Agencies Working Better Together

Come to TRU’s Spring Meeting: SMART, DDOT and Other Transit Agencies Working Better Together!
Find out what the transit agencies in Southeast Michigan are doing or plan to do this year to improve public transit in our region. Let them know which improvements are most important to you!
DATE: Thursday, April 3, 6:00 – 8:00 pm
LOCATION: at the MSU Detroit Center, 3408 Woodward, south of Mack

TRU 2014 Regional Transit Awards

Nominees for 2014 Regional Transit Awards

TRU is pleased to announce the nominees for the 2014 Regional Transit Awards! These 24 amazing individuals and projects are being recognized for their unique and powerful contribution to improving our region’s transit.

All nominees will be celebrated and the winners – selected by an independent panel of judges – will be awarded that the Awards dinner on Thursday evening, May 8, at Detroit’s historic Hotel St. Regis.

Lots of Detroit Transit in the News

It’s been a busy week for Detroit area transit:
– Wall Street Journal: Detroit’s Broken Buses Vex a Broke City
– Metro Times cover story: How Detroit ended up with the worst public transit
– metromode: Three Common Sense Solutions for Local Transit (That Metro Detroit Isn’t Doing)
– Detroit News: Detroit looking at options for bus service
– Detroit News: $6.3M dose of cold reality: Troy Transit Center sits empty amid dispute
– WDET news: Can Detroit use Mass Transit to Attract Big Business? Expert says Yes