Slowing the spread of COVID-19: Review of “Social distancing” interventions deployed by public transit in the United States and Canada
This paper: Reviews the interventions deployed by public transit operators to comply with social distancing measures. Explores operational changes recommended to facilitate physical distancing. Analyzes the impacts for transit operators and challenges for passengers to return to public transit post pandemic. Discusses the challenges for transit to return to pre-pandemic conditions and some solutions explored.