California Transit Association

Advocacy

Key Issues

The California Transit Association influences decision makers to enact policies and supply funds supporting and advancing public transit. Our Advocacy team constantly works to inform all levels of government and the public about the impact of proposed laws and regulations on the public transportation industry. Following please find information about the most significant policy issues facing transit in California today.

Senate Bill 1 (Beall and Frazier)

Assuring transit's inclusion in the landmark transportation funding measure.

Cap and Trade

Persuading decision makers to invest new revenues in transit.

Bus Axle Weights

Protecting transit systems from outdated vehicle weight limits. 

Climate Change

Shaping transit's role in reducing greenhouse gas emissions.

Funding

Elevating the profile of transit during crucial state budgeting.

Zero-Emission Bus Regulation

Exploring new technologies to advance the state's clean air objectives.