FDOT District 5 Regional ITS Architecture (Final)

Functional Requirements: On-board Transit Information Services


Description: This equipment package furnishes en-route transit users with real-time travel-related information on-board a transit vehicle. Current information that can be provided to transit users includes transit routes, schedules, transfer options, fares, real-time schedule adherence, current incidents, weather conditions, non-motorized transportation services, and special events are provided. In addition to tailored information for individual transit users, this equipment package also supports general annunciation and/or display of general schedule information, imminent arrival information, and other information of general interest to transit users.
Functional Requirements:
  1. The transit vehicle shall enable traffic and travel advisory information to be requested and output to the traveler. Such information may include transit routes, schedules, transfer options, fares, real-time schedule adherence, current incidents, weather conditions, and special events.
  2. The transit vehicle shall enable yellow pages (including non-motorized transportation) information to be requested and output to the traveler.
  3. The transit vehicle shall broadcast advisories about the imminent arrival of the transit vehicle at the next stop via an on-board automated annunciation system.
  4. The transit vehicle shall support input and output forms that are suitable for travelers with physical disabilities.
  5. The transit vehicle shall gather transit advisory data, including alerts and advisories pertaining to major emergencies, or man made disasters.
  6. The transit vehicle shall tailor the output of the request traveler information based on the current location of the transit vehicle.
Included In: Access LYNX Paratransit Vehicles
FlexBus Consortium Transit Vehicles
LYNX On-Demand Transit Vehicles
LYNX Transit Vehicles
SCAT Transit Vehicles
Sumter County Transit Vehicles
SunRail Vehicles
SUNTRAN Transit Vehicles
VOTRAN Transit Vehicles
VTRACS Transit Vehicle