People with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities1 must have access to both public and private transportation to lead full, independent lives.
Our constituents lack sufficient access to mass transit, paratransit, trains, ferries, airplanes, their own vehicles, and other modes of transportation to perform everyday activities. Even where accessible public transportation exists, adults with disabilities consider transportation inadequate. In the U.S., 24 million individuals with disabilities use public transit to
Providing essential mobility for commuters, families, students, older adults and persons with disabilities.
Public transportation systems, valued as some of the most equitable and sustainable modes of transportation, connect communities and help stimulate economic development. Expanding these complex systems and adding more advanced solutions, such as high-speed rail, to meet public demand can be an intricate, high-intensity ride.
Whether your journey includes keeping pace with capacity building and accelerating
STL Airport provides free 24-hour shuttle service between Terminal 1 and Terminal 2. The shuttle runs between Exit 12 at both terminals in 8-15 minute intervals.
- Terminal 1: Exit Door 14 to Garage Yellow Level
- T2: Exit Door 12
Exact fares depend on final destination. Each taxi will have an Airport Use Fee of $4.00 per pickup.
Airport taxis are regulated by the Metropolitan Taxicab
As part of our mission to break down barriers to inclusion for people with disabilities, we’re committed to helping those we serve get where they need, and want, to go via accessible transportation. Through the National Aging and Disability Transportation Center, we help people find rides and transportation resources to reach employment, appointments, shopping and other destinations. We also can support an organization’s ability to connect with transportation and mobility
Examples of ‘transportation’ in a sentence
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public transportation with
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services provided to
schools and transportation systems in the area.
School buses are the
|transportation nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.||(moving things or people)||transport nmnom masculin: s’utilise avec les articles “le”, “l'” (devant une voyelle ou un h muet), “un”. Ex : garçon – nm > On dira “le garçon” ou “un garçon”.|
|The event organizers arranged transportation for those attending.|
|Les organisateurs de l’événement|
As people age, it inevitably becomes harder to get around independently. This is especially the case if medical issues requiring special attention are involved. The good news is, there are actually plenty of ways for seniors to travel locally, nationally, and internationally.
First and foremost, elders who no longer feel comfortable driving or cannot drive at all can rely on family members like their children to transport them wherever they
From transport + -ation.
transportation (usually uncountable, plural transportations)
- The act of transporting, or the state of being transported; conveyance, often of people, goods etc.
- We have to get people out of their cars and encourage them to use alternative forms of transportation.
- (historical) Deportation to a
What is Transportation?
Well, I asked John Cole one of our transport experts, exactly that question, and a few others related to transport!
I hope his answers help you.
How Would you Define “Transport” and Transportation?
In a supply chain, it’s the movement of goods from one location to another.
As an example, one location might be the place where you source raw materials or where you source goods from
What Is the Transportation Sector?
The transportation sector is a category of companies that provide services to move people or goods, as well as transportation infrastructure. Technically, transportation is a sub-group of the industrials sector according to the Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS). The transportation sector consists of several industries including air freight and logistics, airlines, marine, road and rail, and transportation infrastructure. These industries are further broken down into
Transportation is the key to our region’s success
Finding ways to make new, smarter investments in transportation is fundamental for creating a better quality of life for this region, attracting new jobs and helping existing companies expand.
– Dave Williams, Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce
Recruiting talented workers with good transportation
Recruiting talent is our main economic development strategy. To do that, we have to have good schools, good places
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The U.S. transportation system has been shaped by multiple policy inputs and concrete actions which have arisen from transportation
Human-directed movement of things or people between locations
Transport (commonly used in the U.K.), or transportation (used in the U.S.), is the movement of humans, animals and goods from one location to another. In other words, the action of transport is defined as a particular movement of an organism or thing from a point A