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Ridership Decline

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Construction continues on three Phoenix light rail projects set to be completed in 2024.
Arizona Republic
September 15, 2020, 9am PDT
As Colorado's Regional Transportation District plans for the 2021 budget, over 800 jobs could be cut as in attempts to regain financial losses caused by the coronavirus.
CPR News
July 14, 2019, 9am PDT
One of the largest transit systems in the country continues to lose large numbers of riders. But the causes behind the drop and the solutions to stop it are hard to pinpoint.
Los Angeles Times
March 19, 2019, 10am PDT
Transit ridership is dropping, but a closer look at causes points to the role bike share could play in making transit a better option.
Curbed
February 2, 2019, 5am PST
Regional governance and more bus lanes are needed to improve ridership, according to a new study.
The Washington Post
September 5, 2018, 11am PDT
Sacramento Regional Traffic has seen a dip in its ridership, so they are making the uncommon move of cutting fares.
The Sacramento Bee