Review, Comment on APTA Standards for Rail Systems, Sustainability & Urban Design


The APTA Standards Program has advanced documents for public review and commenting and APTA is seeking feedback from all executive-level industry stakeholders to help shape the language in the documents. This public comment period is an essential component of APTA’s consensus-based standards development process.

The current set of documents address the following topics:

Rail Transit Systems
  • Rule-Compliance Program Requirements
  • Emergency Signage for Rail Transit Vehicles
Sustainability & Urban Design
  • Design of On-Street Transit Stops and Access from Surrounding Areas
  • Best Practices for Integrating Art into Capital Projects

Provide comments, criticisms, or recommendations here by March 31. For issues or questions, contact