California Transit Association


Vision, Mission, Core Values

The members and staff of the California Transit Association share a common vision, mission and core values.

Vision Statement

This statement contains our long-range vision for the transit industry and portrays the desired future our Association seeks to achieve. Our Association's vision is:

Fully funded, efficient and effective public transit systems operating in a balanced transportation network.

Mission Statement

This statement describes how the Association will accomplish its vision.  Our Association's mission is:

Support the needs of California’s public transit systems through advocacy and education.

Core Values

These describe how the Association's members and staff will conduct themselves and the business of the Association.  Our Association's core values are:

Ethical Behavior
Service to the Public
Informed Participation
Consensus-Based Decision Making & Inclusiveness