Join Us! Partner! Attend! 2020 Annual Conference & EXPO Presented by Ohio Public Transit Association: April 20 - 22
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.
Issues critical to the future of public transit are being discussed at the local, state, and national level. It's time to make your voice heard in the halls of power.
Click to learn more about the voice of public transit in Ohio: who we are, what we do and why you should join today if you're not already a member.
Public transit is making news across the state and nation. Get the scoop at the OPTA Media Center.
60,000 men and women work for Ohio's transit agencies
Over 3 million people in the State of Ohio depend on public transportation every weekday.
PUBLIC TRANSIT IN OHIO | FAST FACTS
Ohioans are served by 61 outstanding transit systems, 27 located in the state's urban centers and 34 that operate in rural areas.
Ohio's transit systems spend $900 million per year which generates $3.6 billion in economic activity.
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 60,000 transit workers help create and support 180,000 private and public sector jobs.
STATE FUNDING NEWS & INFO
Join the thousands of Ohioans who are asking Gov. Kasich and the members of the General Assembly to fully fund public transit. Simply fill out and submit the petition form and we'll add your name to our petition.
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