Data

 

Reports

Measuring the Impact of Mobility on People’s Health Outcomes (National Center for Mobility Management, 2016). Explores how transportation-to-health care data play into broader data sets on social determinants of health and health outcomes.

Federal Social Media Community of Practice. Identifies opportunities and challenges to improve government use of social data, and collectively address them for the shared benefit of all agencies. Supports the creation of online communities that provide opportunities for citizens to collaborate, participate, and engage with their government.

Resources

GTFS Builder (RTAP). Data feeds help agencies provide information to customers more openly and easily. RTAP's General Transit Feed Specification (GTFS) builder walks you through the steps to create files that platforms like Google Maps can use to make your system easier to navigate.

News

Traffic's Mind-Boggling Economic Toll (2/7/18). A new study from consulting firm INRIX articulates the economic costs of traffic congestion, and how much this costs each driver per year. But solutions do exist, if communities are willing to pursue them.