Transit Center Passenger Counting Functional Area


Receives and processes transit vehicle loading data using two-way communications from equipped transit vehicles.

Included In

CapMetro Fixed-Route Operations Center
CARTS Transit Operations Center
Private Transportation Provider Operations
CapMetro Freight and Passenger Rail Operations Center
CapMetro MetroAccess Paratransit Operations Center
CapMetro MetroRapid BRT Operations Center
Municipal/County Transit Operations Center

Functional Requirements

1The center shall collect passenger count information from each transit vehicle.
2The center shall calculate transit ridership data by route, route segment, transit stop, time of day, and day of week based on the collected passenger count information.
3The center shall make the compiled ridership data available to the system operator and other applications.