Short-term bike rentals from docking stations placed throughout a community.
Short-term car rentals that may involve returning to a select location or left “free floating.” Zipcar, Car2Go, and Maven are examples of carsharing companies.
Bikesharing that does not require docking at a station. Bikes are unlocked and paid for through
First and Last Mile
The distance between a traveler’s origin/destination and a transit station/stop.
Traditional public transit service operating along a prescribed route and schedule.
Smaller, flexible transportation services that generate routes dynamically based on demand.
An agency that has control over a diverse portfolio of transportation services, rather than just traditional transit service.
Point-to-point services without a set route typically used by older and disabled travelers unable to use fixed-route transportation.