Cincinnati Metro named Steve Anderson as its director, transit growth and innovation. On this function, he’ll lead a number of initiatives for the Southwest Ohio Regional Transit Authority (SORTA), together with taking a main function in bringing the Reinventing Metro plan to fruition.
Anderson is chargeable for the event of “Reinventing Metro,” together with planning and scheduling, in addition to bus cease infrastructure. He may even lead bus fast transit planning and growth and the introduction of modern mobility-on-demand providers.
Anderson is a seasoned transit skilled with practically 15 years of strategic planning, fixed-route scheduling, and capital growth expertise. Earlier than becoming a member of Metro, he was director, transit planning, at Palm Tran in Palm Seaside County, Fla. At Palm Tran, Anderson led initiatives to enhance buyer expertise and total effectivity. Previous to Palm Tran, he was a transit planner on the South Florida Regional Transportation Authority, growing each the bus and rail system. His accomplishments embody serving because the challenge supervisor for the Palm Tran Route Efficiency Maximization initiative, its first fixed-route community redesign in a long time.