Central Ohio Transit Authority Archives - BUSRide

COTA plans for future

COTA intends to maximize current transit service for a solid foundation.

Lessons learned in one year at the helm

I took the reins as president and CEO of the Central Ohio Transit Authority (COTA) in February of 2012 following 13 years in various positions that included general counsel and chief operating officer.

Union notifies COTA of intent to strike

Transport Workers Union, representing COTA bus drivers and vehicle/facilities maintenance employees, filed a 10-day notice this week of its intent to strike.

COTA receives TSA’s Gold Standard Award

The Central Ohio Transit Authority (COTA) has received the Gold Standard Award for Excellence in Security from the federal Transportation Security Administration (TSA).

COTA ridership: Biggest increase among big city transit agencies

Ridership increases on Central Ohio Transit Authority (COTA) buses led the nation in 2011 according to figures released Monday by the American Public Transportation Association (APTA).

COTA dedicates first passenger shelters

In February the Central Ohio Transit Authority unveiled its first bus shelters build on Capitol Square in Columbus.

Abandoned bikes end up under Christmas trees

The Central Ohio Transit Authority (COTA) recently donated 49 bikes back to the community that were left on buses over the past several months.

COTA sees ridership increase

An increasing number of people in the Columbus, OH area are using mass transit, according to the Central Ohio Transit Authority (COTA).

Roadeo to test driving skills of Columbus, OH celebs

On Friday, Columbus-area lawmakers and hand shakers will test their actual driving skills at the Central Ohio Transit Authority’s Celebrity Roadeo.

COTA bringing art to bus shelters

Transit and art are being mixed to bring unique new bus stops to the Columbus, OH area.