Meeting Information/ Reports

MPTA is working to track the latest news on key transit issues. 

COVID-19 Resources:

CTAA has put together a COVID-19 Buyer’s Guide to better assist our members in identifying the best, most relevant, cleaning, disinfecting and PPE supplies, or other COVID-19 related supply purchases.
Thank you to all of our Minnesota transit systems for contributing to this report!

Here is the link to the Buyer's Guide.

If you have additional information, please email Katie Leibel

Find Testing Locations

Latest FTA Q&A

APTA: Impact of COVID-19 on Transit Funding

Cleaning Vehicles

Wheelchair Securement amid COVID-19

Communicating Service Reduction

Executive Order, protecting workers from unsafe conditions

Executive Order, Safely Reopening MN's economy

COVID-19 Preparedness Plan Instructions

Safety Protocols:

CTAA COVID-19 Recommendations

FTA Safety Advisory

Updated FTA FAQ

APTA Guide

White House PPE Letter

Information on the CARES Act Below.

CARES Act funding for Minnesota.

Fiscal Year 2020 CARES Act Supplemental Public Transportation Apportionments and Allocations

CARES Act Provides Coronavirus Relief for Transit.

Click below for links to important information regarding COVID-19 and its impact on transit in Minnesota.

You can follow the latest information posted by APTA here.

Check out information resources from CTAA here.

See the Synopsis of the State Transit Association Call here.

See Key COVID-19-Related Questions for FTA here.

Click here for information from MPTA and MnDOT's COVID-19 surveys sent out to Transit Systems all over the state near the middle of March.

Information and guidelines for coping with COVID-19's impact on Transit Systems is available below.

Notice: Critical Infrastructure Employees

Executive Order 20-33 Extending Stay-At-Home order

Emergency Executive Order 20-20 Directing Minnesotans to Stay Home

CISA Guidance on Essential Critical Infrastructure Workers.

Operating Volunteer Driver Programs in a Pandemic

Below are stories on how many Transit Systems in the state are coping with the impact COVID-19 has had on their community.

Click below to download MPTA media files.

MPTA is currently working with MnDOT's Office of Transit and Active Transportation (OTAT) to improve transparency regarding investment decisions for public transportation systems. This will allow for a more collaborative decision-making process and will move towards a multi-year program versus the current annual solicitation. The files below provide more information. More documents will be provided as they are available.