Steven E. Polzin was director of mobility policy research at the Center for Urban Transportation Research at the University of South Florida. He is currently senior adviser for research and technology with the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Office of the Assistant Secretary for Research and Technology.

Longer View: Positioning Transit for the 21st Century

By Steven E. Polzin, Dan Sperling | November 21, 2019

Traditional fixed-route, fixed-schedule public transit faces both challenges and opportunities from the latest wave of mobility services and new technologies. U.S. public transit ended 2018 with a fou …