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Performance Measurement should be negotiated when applying for $

Keep in mind that the realm of possible applications of this new 5310 program is very wide (as are possible performance measures) and [data collection methodologies]. These include mobility management (Rides Created) [surveys], vehicle acquisition (rides maintained)[ridership counts], routing/scheduling/dispatching/vehicle tracking software and hardware (increased systemwide ridership)[ridership counts], and accessible ...more »

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Collecting any statistics other than the number of elderly or disabled riders funded under the 5310 would be difficult, time consuming and add an extra cost to the transit system’s staff time. Also NTD should be the only system used to collect the data.

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• It is important that subrecipients not be overly burdened with 5310 reporting responsibilities, given that many of them are human services agencies and nonprofit service providers. As such, FTA should coordinate with states and/or designated recipients to shift some of the reporting responsibilities to the state and/or designated recipient as part of program administration. The number of measures reported to FTA by ...more »

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Away We Go Transport is a non profit and we are transporting developmentally disabled with severe medical disabilities. 90 percent of our cliental are non ambulatory. When awarding the large busses it would be great if the organization has say so of the floor plan. We would be able to save 35 miles a day and 2 to 3 hours of a driver each weekday if we could have a floor plan with more wheel chair space as in as many as ...more »

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Consolidate Program Funds

Segregation of Section 5311 program funds to Large Urban, Small Urban and Rural categories has stunted the states ability to effectively and efficiently utilize funds. Recommend that funds be consolidated to one pot per state as with SAFETEA-LU and previous authorization and funds be administered by states.

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Improve meaning performance records, personnel unit, equipment

The three ways that in significant improve measure performance and quality transportation services for individuals with disability and elderly individuals should support 49 USC 5310 in A: part of importance of performance measuring by collecting such records in a local database and transportation agency database. B: personal responsibility operator staff, - each personnel unit in a transportation performance demonstration. ...more »

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Improve meaning performance records, personnel unit, equipment

The three ways that in significant improve measure performance and quality transportation services for individuals with disability and elderly individuals should support 49 USC 5310 in A: part of importance of performance measuring by collecting such records in a local database and transportation agency database. B: personal responsibility operator staff, - each personnel unit in a transportation performance demonstration. ...more »

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Most valuable way Section 5310 funds can be used

At our non-profit organization, we utilize 5310 funds for the replacement of our buses. We use our buses to transport people with disabilities to and from their homes, our facilities, and work sites in the community. Our typical funding streams cover the on-going operating costs of our transportation program like fuel and driver wages. However, these funds do not cover vehicle replacement, which is why we rely on the ...more »

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