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One half of all trips taken on public transportation are to or from work. Public transportation is getting people to work, and increasing ... investment in public transportation will allow people to access even more job opportunities. #Voices4Transit

#DidYouKnow that riding the train emits 73% less CO2 than commuting by car? Investing in public transportation will get us to a future ... that’s more environmentally sustainable. #PublicTransportationGetsUsThere #Voices4Transit

In 2018, Americans took nearly 10 billion trips on public transportation. 33 million times each weekday, people board public transportation.... #MovingAmericaForward #Voices4Transit


For all the places we want to go, for ourselves, for our nation and for our future, public transportation gets us there. Public transportation empowers us to pursue education and job opportunities, to bring our dreams and goals to life. The American Public Transportation Association is dedicated to supporting a multi-modal lifestyle that allows mobility to all Americans. On publictransportation.org you can find details on leading a car-free lifestyle, how to find your local public transit system, and facts and figures on how riding transit can save you money.
Through Voices for Public Transportation you can become a part of our nationwide movement to expand public transportation by using social media to spread the message and contacting your elected officials.

What is NAPTA?

NAPTA (National Alliance of Public Transportation Advocates) is a national organization representing grassroots transit coalitions, grassroots transit rider organizations and advocates that support increasing investment in public transportation.
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