Coordinated Public Transit – Human Services Transportation Program

TEDD needs your help in shaping the future of public transportation in Northeast Washington. Share your input by taking this brief survey

Link to Survey: http://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/4175146/NEW-RTPO-Public-Transportation-Survey

Mobility Summit

Join us April 2018 to help shape the future of public transportation in Northeast Washington. This summit will be hosted at Tri County Economic Development District’s Colville location. More information regarding the upcoming Mobility Summit to come!

NEW RTPO’s Coordinated Public Transit-Human Services Transportation Plan (CPTHSTP) for the tri-county region, including the three Native American Reservations – Colville, Spokane and Kalispel reservations, seeks to improve transportation coordination in the region, address the transportation needs of older adults, persons with disabilities, veterans, and low-income individuals, and establishes priorities to inform funding decisions for specialized transportation services.

The plan includes information on existing transportation resources serving transportation-disadvantaged populations in the region, as well as transportation gaps faced by these populations. The plan also contains demographic data from the Census Bureau, documents innovative strategies and best practices from state, regional, and other local coordination efforts, and introduces new research and regional strategies to improve transportation service delivery and coordination.

In 2011, the Transit Committee, was organized to address transit-specific concerns throughout the region; the Transit Committee reports to the NEW RTPO Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) and is made up of select TAC members as well as other regional transit providers and users. The Committee meets quarterly, unless otherwise warranted. Meetings are generally held at 10:00 a.m. on the 4th Wednesday of the month at the TEDD office in Colville, WA. Contact Silas Rappe or Kinsey Coots for the most up-to-date schedule or for more details.

The Transit Committee has completed a Mid-Point Review of the CPT-HSTP in 2016, which is available here:

2016 CTP-HSTP Mid-Point Review

2016 CTP-HSTP Addendum

2017-2021 CPT-HSTP Request For Proposals

CPT HSTP Template 2017