What We Do

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ADVANCING PUBLIC TRANSIT IN ALABAMA

STRENGTH IN NUMBERS

The ATA facilitates collaboration and coordination within the public transit industry in Alabama, while seeking opportunities to pool resources and influence to advance public transit in Alabama.

NETWORKING AND KNOWLEDGE

The ATA also creates avenues for members of the public transit industry in Alabama to meet with one another to share ideas that will benefit the entire industry, as well as individual organizations.

RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

We encourage and support research and development on key issues facing public transportation in Alabama and develop innovative responses to address those challenges.  The ATA will facilitate public discussion groups, forums, panels, and lectures or make other presentations to its members and the public to educate them on the advances in public transportation.

OUR MISSION

The Alabama Transportation Association is the voice for the people in Alabama on all issues relating to transit services in the state. We support using our collective voices to advocate for the ability to mobilize people where they are and where they need to be. Our goal is to increase public awareness, serve as advocates for efficient transportation everywhere, enhance safety, provide statewide economic development opportunities all while supporting innovative ideas on public transportation.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Join us for the annual Alabama Transportation Association conference or see when the ATA will be at an event near you.

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FAST FACTS

In our efforts to encourage and sustain economic development activity in the state, The Alabama Transportation Association has recently engaged the Alabama State Legislature to ask that state lawmakers reconsider their role in supporting public transit options for Alabamians.

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