Mass transit ridership is falling, but governments will soften the revenue blow
September 4th, 2019 (7.37mins)
Emily Raimes, Matt Butler
Emily Raimes and Matt Butler of the US States team discuss ridership declining on mass transit systems and the impact on transit funding.
Riders may be fleeing but mass transits’ funding holds steady
Ridership is declining on mass-transit systems, but support of transit agencies by governments or regional tax bases will mitigate the revenue impact of lost riders.