Research, Reports & Data
Publications from the CUTA Library
Moving the Next Generation: CUTA's Youth
Almost a decade ago CUTA launched the idea that Canada’s youth could help accelerate change, and has since seen that idea blossom. In 2008...
Bringing Opportunities to Life: Accessible
As Canada’s population has grown, so has the proportion of Canadians with disabilities. The result has been a dramatic 23% growth in the...
An Evolving Picture: Federal Transit Investments
This issue paper explores the various funding mechanisms through which the federal government supports transit, and highlights some...
Investing in Transit: An Ongoing Challenge
This paper explores these issues in greater depth. It also presents the results of a recent survey on transit infrastructure needs, and...
Transit Safety and Security
Transit’s most important role in public safety may be to offer millions of Canadians an alternative to car travel: data from urban areas in...
A National Transit Strategy For Canada
Canada is the only G8 country without a federal policy of long-term, predictable transit investment. This situation prevents Canadian...
Building Success: Federal Transit Investments
Canadian transit systems are celebrating a renewed partnership with all levels of government—municipal, provincial and federal. Leadership...
Transportation Demand Management: Building
This issue paper examines the nature of TDM and its role in supporting public transit, and highlights some applications across Canada.
Bus Rapid Transit: A Canadian Perspective
This issue paper will help Canadian transit stakeholders improve their understanding of BRT. It summarizes BRT’s basic nature and benefits...
Towards Sustainable Development: Building a
This issue paper explores how Canadian transit systems and suppliers are joining the international transit community as it pursues the goal...