Thank you for joining Ohio Loves Transit 2020 as OPTA and Ohio’s 61 transit systems promoted a statewide initiative to  celebrate Transit and how it is moving Ohio forward throughout our state.

2020 OPTA Ohio Needs Transit Awards 


Join OPTA in celebration of our 50th Anniversary and as we honor leadership in public transit in the state of Ohio.

OPTA 50TH Anniversary Luncheon | Wednesday, April 22 | 12:15 – 2pm | Greater Columbus Convention Center.

Luncheon Registration opens on or before March 1.

Upcoming Meetings

Next OPTA Board Meeting - Thursday, February 20, 2020

COTA Offices, 1600 McKinley Avenue | Columbus, Ohio  | 10am (Enter the East Parking Lot)

OPTA Conference EXPO 2020

Join Us! Partner - Exhibit - Attend!

2020 Annual Conference & EXPO

Presented by:

Ohio Public Transit Association

April 20 - 22

OPTA Advocacy

Issues critical to public transit are being discussed at the local, state, and national level. Stay informed and provide your input on legislation and public policy.

OPTA Member Center

Learn more about our membership benefits and engagement opportunities through our committees and professional networking events.

OPTA News Center

Public transit is making news across the state and nation. Get the scoop at the OPTA News Center.

Public Transit in Ohio | FAST FACTS

Ohioans are served by 70+ public transit systems and mobility management providers located in the state's urban and rural communities.
Ohio transit systems provide 115 million rides per year, including 15.9 million that meet the needs of seniors and people with disabilities.
Ohio's transit systems spend $900 million per year generating $3.6 billion in economic activity.
Ohio's 60,000 transit workers help create and support 180,000 private and public sector jobs.