February 10 -14

Join this year’s Ohio Loves Transit weeklong celebration from Feb. 10 – 14. OPTA and transit systems across the state will thank riders for their support and encourage new riders to fall in love with transit.  

OPTA Accepting 2020 Award Nominations 

Due Feb. 14, 2020

It is time to recognize Ohio's transit super stars! The 2020 OPTA Awards honor individuals who have exemplified leadership and advocacy for public transit in Ohio. Please take a few moments to consider employees, board members, community stakeholders or elected officials that deserve to be recognized.

Upcoming Meetings

Next OPTA Board Meeting - Thursday, February 20, 2020

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

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.