What is Sustainability?
Sustainability, preserving the environment, being socially responsible and maintaining economic vitality, with an overall contribution to quality of life, is integral to what we do and what we provide as the public transportation industry. At its core, it’s about practices that make good business sense and good environmental sense.
How Does APTA Support Sustainability?
Sustainability Commitment Program
The APTA Sustainability Commitment recognizes members who commit to becoming more sustainable in their operations and practices.
Recommended Practices and Related Documents
View the collection of recommended practices and related documents developed by the APTA Sustainability and Urban Design Standards working groups.
APTA’s Sustainability & Multimodal Planning Workshop features cutting-edge speakers and breakout groups presenting projects, policies, and practices to advance public transportation’s role in sustainability.
Connect with other professionals in the industry through APTA’s Sustainability Committee.