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Transportation Resources

FTA Technical Assistance Centers:

National Aging and Disability Transportation Center (NADTC)
> The Impact of COVID-19 on Transportation Services for Older Adults and People with Disabilities
The Impact of COVID-19 on Transportation Services: Volunteer Driver Programs
The Impact of COVID-19 on Transportation Access and Social Isolation
Emergency Activity Tracking for Transportation Programs
National Center for Mobility Management (NCMM)
COVID-19 Resource Center
National Rural Transit Assistance Program (National RTAP)
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Information
COVID-19 Response Practices in Transit
COVID-19: Information and Resources for Transit

Federal Agency Resources:

Federal Transit Administration (FTA)
FTA Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) landing page
Federal Mask Requirement for Transit
Mask Up Campaign Toolkit
Update 5/14/2021 COVID-19 Recovery Practices in Transit
Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act of 2021
Updated 5/28/2021 FTA COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Updated 6/4/2021 FTA COVID-19 Resource Tool for Public Transportation
Safety Advisory: Recommended actions to reduce the risk of COVID-19 among transit employees and passengers
Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act
U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT)
DOT Guidance on Compliance with DOT Drug and Alcohol Testing Regulation
Center for Disease Control (CDC)
Requirement for Face Masks on Public Transportation Conveyances and at Transportation Hubs
Order: Wearing of face masks while on conveyances and at transportation hubs
Travel during the COVID-19 Pandemic
Protect Yourself When Using Transportation
Considerations for Non-emergency Vehicle Transportation for Tribal Communities During COVID-19
Cleaning and Disinfection for Non-emergency Transport Vehicles
COVID-19 Employer Information for Bus Transit Operators
COVID-19 Employer Information for Transit Maintenance Workers
COVID-19 Resources in American Sign Language via YouTube
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
Eligibility for Funding: Coronavirus Fact Sheet for Private Nonprofit Organizations
Indian Affairs (IA)
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Resources for Tribal Leaders


 Partner Resources:

Community Transportation Association of America (CTAA)
COVID-19 Safety Protocols
State by State COVID-19 NEMT Guidance Tool
How Transit Systems Can Continue to be Effective During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Wheelchair Securement during the Pandemic
American Public Transportation Association (APTA)
Covid-19 Resource Hub
Summary: A Guide for Public Transportation Pandemic Planning and Response (NCHRP Report 769)
Cleaning and Disinfecting Guidance During a Contagious Virus Pandemic
The COVID-19 Pandemic Public Transportation Responds: Safeguarding Riders and Employees
Transportation Research Board (TRB)
A Pandemic Playbook for Transportation Agencies
Webinar Recording: Transportation & COVID-19 – Practices from Other Disease Outbreaks
Panelist Presentations: Transportation & COVID-19 – Practices from Other Disease Outbreaks
National Disability Rights Network
Know Your Transportation Rights during COVID-19 Video
Disability Rights Education and Defense Fund (DREDF)
Rear Door COVID-19 Policy Disability Recommendations
American Federation for the Blind
Safety Tips for Older People with Visual Impairments Using Rideshare
How Frontline Transit Operators Can Avoid COVID-19
California Association for Coordinated Transportation
Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) for Transporting Passengers with COVID Symptoms


Volunteer Transportation Resources:

National Aging and Disability Transportation Center (NADTC): Operating Volunteer Driver Programs in a Pandemic
Volunteer Insurance Services Association (VIS): Payroll & Revenue Decreasing in the COVID-19 Outbreak? You can Reduce Your Insurance Costs
VQ Volunteer Strategies: Volunteer Engagement Response Plan for COVID-19
U.S. Department of Labor: COVID-19 Guidance for Rideshare, Taxi, and Car Service Workers (relevant for Volunteer Drivers)
Wisconsin Association of Mobility Managers: Volunteering During COVID



The Conversation, Public transit drivers struggle to enforce mask mandates, March 4, 2021
Smart Cities Dive, Suburbs saw drastic changes to pedestrian activity in 2020: report , March 19,2021