Since the start of the pandemic, the MTM Transit team in Austin has collaborated with our client, Capital Metro, to deliver meals to community members in need. We’re excited to announce that we’ve officially delivered more than one million meals to our Austin neighbors!
Following a formal bidding process earlier this year, MTM Transit is honored to announce that Cascades East Transit (CET) selected us to operate its Bend transit program, which is inclusive of a fixed route bus system, city connectors, shuttles, and Dial-A-Ride paratransit service. Learn more about this exciting new program, set to go live on September 1!
Throughout the state of Texas, millions of residents recently faced lack of electricity, heat, and water in their homes in the wake of severe winter storms and freezing temperatures. In partnership with the City of Austin and Capital Metro, the local MTM Transit team–many of whom have been without power and drinking water themselves–stepped up to meet the needs of their community. Find out how they helped deliver bottled water to community distribution centers!
Ready to move beyond one-size-fits-all ADA eligibility certification, but lack the budget to build out a full in-person assessment program? Whether your agency has a low-volume paratransit program or you’re looking for a way to save valuable funds in today’s post-COVID transit landscape, it’s time to go beyond the paper application and rubber stamp! If you missed our remote certification webinar featuring our Mobility Direct platform, great news – the recording is now available. Watch now to learn how you can build a more robust, yet still affordable, approach to eligibility certification.
With the goals of improving service quality, increasing efficiency and effectiveness, and growing transit ridership, MTM Transit recently partnered with Martin County, Florida to operate the local MARTY fixed route system and MARTY Access ADA paratransit service, which serve a combined ridership of 106,000 passengers every year. Learn more about this exciting new partnership!
MTM is excited to announce that our latest eligibility assessment program is based right in our hometown of St. Louis! Find out how we’re partnering with St. Louis Metro to ensure applicants for its Call-A-Ride paratransit service can safely access the St. Louis community.
At MTM Transit, our passengers often become more than just passengers–they become friends and family. Ms. Jean, one of our Capital Metro MetroAccess paratransit customers in Austin, recently turned an amazing 99 years old, and we were honored to help her celebrate!
The leadership team for MTM’s Mobility Management program, which provides high quality management of functional assessment and travel training services, has recently announced the promotion of Michael Davis to Senior Director of Mobility Management.
At MTM, we always encourage our local teams to give back to community programs and events that inspire them! Recently, our MTM Transit team in Austin, Texas was proud to participate in a local outreach event called Something at the Park, which gives low-income families access to free back-to-school resources like health screenings, haircuts, backpacks loaded with school supplies, and much more.
September will be a bittersweet month at MTM Transit as we say farewell to two longtime employees. Penny Fennell, Corporate Operations Support, and Donna Benedict, Allegan General Manager, will both be retiring and are looking forward to spending time with their loved ones. Here’s what they had to say about their time spent at MTM, and what they’re planning to do in retirement. Congratulations, Penny and Donna! You will be missed!