SF BART is sitting on nearly 40,000 prepaid Clipper Cards after plans to sell the smart cards during the Warriors NBA victory celebration fell short.
How technology can benefit fare collection and agency revenue
ICYMI: Amtrak sells out its eclipse train in less than a day, Lyft and Amtrak team up to improve station access, and Ventra mobile app hits a milestone.
Privacy advocates question TransLink’s practice of sharing Compass Card traveler data with police.
The Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (GA) police department arrested 538 people for fare evasion during a recent six-week crackdown.
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The MTA is reassigning the retired police officers who fight fare evasion from local routes to the 12 Select Bus Service BRT routes.
The Charlotte Area Transit System launched a mobile payment app for light-rail services.
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A transit union spokesman says that Winnipeg Transit riders are having problems adding value to the Peggo smart card, which leads to disputes with drivers.
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