Access APTA’s Resources for Supporting Sustainability


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APTA has a wealth of resources to help its members improve their sustainability and social responsibility efforts. This Earth Day, April 22, see how the following can help make your community more livable:

Sustainability Commitment Program

The APTA Sustainability Commitment recognizes members who commit to becoming more sustainable in their operations and practices.

Recommended Practices and Related Documents

View the collection of recommended practices and related documents developed by the APTA Sustainability and Urban Design Standards working groups.

Annual Workshop

APTA’s Sustainability/Operations Planning and Scheduling Workshop features renowned speakers and breakout groups presenting projects, policies, and practices to advance public transportation’s role in sustainability. This year’s event is Aug. 18-21 in Washington, DC. Registration will open soon. Check back here!

Sustainability Committee

Connect with other professionals in the industry through APTA’s Sustainability Committee.

Zero-Emission Buses

APTA provides a number of resources and services to support members interested in better understanding zero-emission buses, including committee meetings, educational webinars and sessions at APTA conferences, and educational materials.