Vehicle Trips

Vehicle Trips

Please share barriers you have experienced using different types of vehicles. Include all aspects of vehicle travel including waiting for the vehicle, boarding the vehicle, obtaining and using information inside the vehicle, and exiting the vehicle. Share potential solutions you may have to remove the barrier, including what technologies would be useful in doing so.

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Vehicle Trips

Lack of Travel Flexibility

Riders face barriers of having to call in advance, negotiate times that can vary greatly making getting to work on-time variable, and often experience on-board times that may not be reasonable as one may be driven in the opposite direction due to routing. Systems around the country run late and and there is little riders can do who are paratransit dependent. There has been a great deal of technological change since the... more »

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(@jeffreydoyle1) kudos icon +

Vehicle Trips

Wheelchair lifts need to go

I'd love to see the wheelchair lifts go away especially ones that are at the back of the bus. Sitting rear of the axle makes it very hard to communicate with the driver and a hold on. Every time I get off the bus I'm sitting in The way way back I feel like I ran a marathon. There's not even enough room for the driver to clip us down because their seats right up against them and their neverfull. So I'm not only do you... more »

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Vehicle Trips

Get rid of wheelchair lifts

I'd love to see the wheelchair lifts go away especially ones that are at the back of the bus. Sitting rear of the axle makes it very hard to communicate with the driver and a hold on. Every time I get off the bus I'm sitting in The way way back I feel like I ran a marathon. There's not even enough room for the driver to clip us down because their seats right up against them and their neverfull. So I'm not only do you... more »

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(@jeffreydoyle1) kudos icon +

Vehicle Trips

Wheelchair lift need to go away

I'd love to see the wheelchair lifts go away especially ones that are at the back of the bus. Sitting rear of the axle makes it very hard to communicate with the driver and a hold on. Every time I get off the bus I'm sitting in The way way back I feel like I ran a marathon. There's not even enough room for the driver to clip us down because their seats right up against them and their neverfull. So I'm not only do you... more »

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