Regional elected and transportation officials adopted a 25-year transportation plan, Middle Tennessee Connected, that's expected to cost $8.5 billion to cover infrastructure costs.
The Tennessee Public Transportation Association (TPTA) is a non-profit statewide organization dedicated to improving public transportation in all Tennessee communities.
TPTA is committed to:
- Increasing public transportation use
- Advocating for increased funding for public transportation
- Sharing best practices in public transportation among members
- Disseminating public transportation research and information
“We've got to figure out some way to address mass transit and be able to not just build more roads and bigger and wider roads because that won't solve our problem, but to...start to talk about public transportation.”
~ Governor Bill Haslam
State of Tennessee