Recent Press Releases

Chicago’s New Transportation and Mobility Task Force Releases a Roadmap for the City’s Transportation Future

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Members of Chicago’s New Transportation and Mobility Task Force On March 14, the Chicago Connectory (the local tech incubator that includes SUMC’s home office) welcomed Mayor Emanuel to present the…

SUMC Celebrates Launch of New EV Rideshare “Green Raiteros”

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Dependable access to grocery stores, hospitals, and government agencies may not seem remarkable, but for the residents of California’s San Joaquin Valley, it’s life-changing. SUMC is excited to announce the…

Six Public Transportation Agencies Selected for the Mobility on Demand On-Ramp Program

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Free technical assistance for MOD Business Plans Six public transportation providers from across the country were selected this week for SUMC’s Mobility on Demand On-Ramp program. The On-Ramp, part of…

BlueLA Electric Carsharing Service Launches

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Los Angeles officials launched seven electric vehicle (EV) carsharing stations on April 20th, 2018 as part of BlueLA, a first-of-its-kind pilot program designed to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and increase…

MUVE – Accessible Transportation Reinvented – Named the One to Watch at the 2018 National Shared Mobility Summit.

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Chicago – The Shared-Use Mobility Center is excited to announce MUVE as the winner of the inaugural Start-Up Spotlight, an event to find the most innovative new companies in shared…

The Shared-Use Mobility Center Announces the On-Ramp, a New Program to Help Transit Agencies Develop Innovative Partnerships to Advance Mobility On Demand

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The Shared-Use Mobility Center (SUMC) seeks proposals from public transportation providers to receive technical assistance to develop mobility-on-demand (MOD) projects. The On-Ramp program, part of a partnership with the Federal…

Twin Cities Leaders Release Shared Mobility Action Plan to Increase Transportation Options & Take 50,000 Cars off the Road in 10 Years

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Transportation leaders from the Metropolitan Council, Nice Ride Minnesota, The McKnight Foundation and more have joined the national nonprofit Shared-Use Mobility Center (SUMC) to release a Shared Mobility Action Plan…

SUMC to Lead FTA Mobility on Demand Innovation and Knowledge Accelerator Project

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The Shared-Use Mobility Center (SUMC), a national nonprofit organization, has entered into an agreement with the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) to operate a new technical assistance effort to support the…

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