City of Tucson, Innovative Contactless Mobility Systems for Transit

The project will upgrade the existing fare payment systems to allow riders to use mobile pay, tap, and go with cards; install automated wheelchair securement systems to improve the mobility, confidence, and independence of non-ambulatory riders; and design contactless services that will help riders feel confident, safe, and mitigate driver exposure.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • USDOT Research Hub DisplayID 157349


  • English


  • Status: Active
  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Federal Transit Administration

  • Managing Organizations:

    Federal Transit Adminstration

    Office of Research, Demonstration, and Innovation
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Project Managers:

    Yimer, Samuel

  • Start Date: 20210803
  • Expected Completion Date: 20221231
  • Actual Completion Date: 0
  • USDOT Program: COVID-19 Research and Demonstration Program

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01864229
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Department of Transportation
  • Files: RIP, USDOT
  • Created Date: Nov 17 2022 11:56AM