Save the Date: 2015 Transit Initiatives and Communities Conference!
Join CFTE at the 7th TIC Conference June 1 - 3, 2015, in Grand Rapids, Michigan, at the Amway Grand Hotel. Check back in September for registration information and a call for speakers.
Welcome to the Center for Transportation Excellence!
CFTE is a non-partisan policy research center created to serve the needs of communities and transportation organizations nationwide. The purpose of the center is to provide support through technical assistance, research materials, strategies, and analysis on the benefits of public transportation.
Voters Support Transit at the Ballot Box
Transit measures are more than twice as successful as ballot measures generally, which are only approved about 35% of the time! Download our Measuring Up report which details what states are going to the ballot box and how.
View our archived webinars here!
The latest series in our webinar trainings has concluded, but you can review all six presentations online at cfte.org/six-stops.
2014 Election Results
The 2014 election season is well underway with seven measures to date. Visit our Elections Page to see what ballot initatives we're tracking.
The Modal Citizen: A Blog from the Center for Transpotation Excellence
We're excited to relaunch our blog, The Modal Citizen, with a new look and direct web address. You can now find us at www.modalcitizen.org. Please take a look, let us know what you think, and be sure to check back regularly for updates and campaign resources!
2013 Election Highlight: Missoula, MT
Find out what lessons can be learned from this successful campaign!
2013 Missoula, MT
A Q&A with Derek Goldman, Campaign Manager at Friends for Mountain Line coalition. In November 2013, voters in Missoula passed a measure to fund improved bus service with a new mill levy. Learn more ...VIEW THIS STORY ›