FDOT District 5 Regional ITS Architecture (Final)

Functional Requirements: Transit Center Multi-Modal Coordination

Description: The equipment package supports transit service coordination between transit properties and coordinates with other surface and air transportation modes. As part of service coordination, this equipment package shares schedule and trip information, as well as transit transfer cluster (a collection of stop points, stations, or terminals where transfers can be made conveniently) and transfer point information between Multimodal Transportation Service Providers, Transit Agencies, and ISPs. An interface to Traffic Management also supports demand management strategies.
Functional Requirements:
  1. The center shall coordinate schedules and services between transit agencies, traffic management, maintenance and construction operations, parking management, and other surface or air transportation modes.
  2. The center shall share transfer cluster and transfer point information with multimodal transportation service providers, other transit agencies, and traveler information service providers. A transfer cluster is a collection of stop points, stations, or terminals where transfers can be made conveniently.
  3. The center shall accept requests from traffic management to change routes and schedules as part of the implementation of demand management strategies.
  4. The center shall coordinate transit services for special events, planning services for the event and managing transit services on the day of the event.
  5. The center shall provide transit operations personnel with the capability to control and monitor transit service coordination activities.
Included In: Access LYNX Paratransit Systems
FlexBus Consortium Transit Management
LakeXpress Dispatch
LYNX On-Demand Transit Management
LYNX Transportation Center
Marion Transit Services Dispatch
SCAT Dispatch Center
Sumter County Transit Dispatch
SunRail Operations Control Center
VOTRAN Transit Dispatch
VTRACS Transit Management