FDOT District 5 Regional ITS Architecture (Final)

Service Packages For: APTS - APTS03-1_D5


  APTS03-1_D5  
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List of Elements on this Diagram
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Element Name Stakeholder
Access LYNX Paratransit Systems LYNX
LYNX Website LYNX
Access LYNX Paratransit Vehicles LYNX
PCTS Paratransit Vehicles Polk County Transit Services

List of Stakeholder Elements and Roles on this Diagram
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Stakeholder Element Name Functional Area/Role Functional Area Description
LYNX Access LYNX Paratransit Systems Transit Vehicle Operator Assignment This equipment package automates and supports the assignment of transit vehicle operators to runs. It assigns operators to runs in a fair manner while minimizing labor and overtime services, considering operator preferences and qualifications, and automatically tracking and validating the number of work hours performed by each individual operator. It also provides an exception handling process for the operator assignment function to generate supplemental operator assignments when required by changes during the operating day.
LYNX Access LYNX Paratransit Systems Transit Center Paratransit Operations This equipment package manages demand responsive transit services, including paratransit services. It supports planning and scheduling of these services, allowing paratransit and other demand response transit services to plan efficient routes and better estimate arrival times. This equipment package also supports automated dispatch of paratransit vehicles and tracks passenger pick-ups and drop-offs. Customer service operator systems are updated with the most current schedule information.
LYNX Access LYNX Paratransit Vehicles On-board Paratransit Operations This on-board equipment package forwards paratransit and flexible-route dispatch requests to the operator and forwards acknowledgements to the center. It coordinates with, and assists the operator in managing multi-stop runs associated with demand responsive transit services including paratransit. The equipment package collects transit vehicle passenger data and makes it available to the center.
Polk County Transit Services PCTS Paratransit Vehicles On-board Paratransit Operations This on-board equipment package forwards paratransit and flexible-route dispatch requests to the operator and forwards acknowledgements to the center. It coordinates with, and assists the operator in managing multi-stop runs associated with demand responsive transit services including paratransit. The equipment package collects transit vehicle passenger data and makes it available to the center.

List of Flows on this Diagram
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Source Element Architecture Flow Destination Element
Access LYNX Paratransit Systems demand responsive transit plan LYNX Website
Access LYNX Paratransit Systems transit schedule adherence information LYNX Website
LYNX Website demand responsive transit request Access LYNX Paratransit Systems
Access LYNX Paratransit Systems transit vehicle operator information Access LYNX Paratransit Vehicles
Access LYNX Paratransit Systems transit vehicle operator information PCTS Paratransit Vehicles
Access LYNX Paratransit Vehicles demand response passenger and use data Access LYNX Paratransit Systems
PCTS Paratransit Vehicles demand response passenger and use data Access LYNX Paratransit Systems
Access LYNX Paratransit Systems transit and fare schedules LYNX Website
LYNX Website selected routes Access LYNX Paratransit Systems