Board approved the $1.4 billion contract award of 535 R211 cars to Kawasaki Rail Car Inc. in 2018.
The women who responded to Metro’s survey identified safety concerns as the top barrier to riding transit.
Uniformed personnel will be equipped with radios to report safety and security concerns or biohazards.
The ten-year contract, awarded to OUTFRONT Media Inc., is valued at more than $336 million over the next decade.
To help solve connectivity gaps, potentially win back transit riders/ expand to a broader market, and propel a culture shift toward multi-modalism.
People in almost every city said top reason that would get them to use public transit more often is accurate and reliable arrival times.