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Public Transit is a Mayoral Issue: Transit Justice Demands for PGH

Transit justice needs to be top of mind for the candidates running to be Pittsburgh’s Mayor.  Read Below for Our Demands on Pittsburgh’s Mayoral Candidates The City of Pittsburgh and the Mayor’s administration is responsible for many of the critical infrastructure and policy investments that can make public transit effective and safe. That person needs to […]

Volunteer to Collect Public Input on PAAC’s New Fare Proposal

Sign up to help PPT collect feedback from bus riders on Port Authority’s new Fare Proposal In case you missed it, Port Authority released a new fare proposal back in March. The bad new is that the proposal misses a huge opportunity to create real change for low-income riders. The good news is that we […]

New Fare Proposal From Port Authority includes higher fares – GIVE FEEDBACK NOW

After two years and a $210,000 study, Port Authority’s new fare proposal has been released. Public comment is being taken until May 5th. The Port Authority has finally published the fare recommendations from a 2019 $210,000 contract with Four Nine Technologies. After more than two years, and in the midst of a pandemic, Port Authority […]

Join PA Transit Riders & Workers In New Campaign to Expand Transit Funding

Transit riders and workers won’t stand for another round of service cuts, fare hikes, and layoffs! We’re building a grassroots vision to expand transit in our state – and we need you! Public transit is essential for Pennsylvanians. It keeps us moving to jobs, food, and healthcare. We won’t let our state transit funding get […]

Port Authority’s New Service Adjustments, with comment from @PGH_Bus_Info Hotline

New quarterly adjustments bring little change. Riders are left asking for the reversal of COVID service cuts. Four times every year, the Port Authority adjusts its transit schedules and routes to account for rider’s requests, ridership shifts, construction, road closures and/or all of the other unexpected hiccups that might affect Pittsburgh roads.  These quarterly adjustments […]

Apply for the new Statewide Transit Rider Organizing Fellowship

Bus riders in PA are building a movement for public transit that is more affordable, reliable, and dignified for everyone in our state! Who we are and what we do PITTSBURGHERS FOR PUBLIC TRANSIT (PPT) and the PHILLY TRANSIT RIDERS UNION (PhillyTRU) are grassroots organizations of transit riders, transit workers, and residents. We mobilize together […]

Hop on our monthly meeting! Meet some PPT Members during our social hour thats going on now. Then our meeting starts at 7!We're talking about the Port Authority's new Fare Proposal and our statewide organizing campaign for expanded transit funding: us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAtc-Chpj8iG9QU5ECLyj98Zl6iq9EbunH8?fbclid=IwAR0DwinK4_BmPh_d2O... ... See MoreSee Less
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Port Authority has another survey out - this time they want to hear about your experience riding their buses or rails. Take 5 mins to give you input now and get entered to win a free monthly bus pass: portauthority.org/BusRailSurvey2021?fbclid=IwAR0i6MQPRX--r-bb9YSAtZOeC93xZg_wzJPTHSC7i7c-70dZAr1-... ... See MoreSee Less
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Organize for a better world. Join us at our Monthly Meeting tomorrow, 7pm via zoom or phone. Help strategize on how to win a more equitable fare proposal that benefits all riders. RSVP here: us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAtc-Chpj8iG9QU5ECLyj98Zl6iq9EbunH8 ... See MoreSee Less
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