Automated driver breaks, email rider notifications for happier riders and much more! Welcome to the Q4 Product update.
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On October 18th, Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) Rider Assistance Program launched DART Rides and Collin County Rides. This program operates with both a dedicated fleet and Lyft to provide transportation to riders with eligible disabilities and older adults.
While innovation is key to improving the paratransit experience, it’s also vital to create a rider education strategy that effectively communicates those changes.
Digital accessibility has never been more important – especially in the world of transit and mobility. Here’s what Spare is doing to make our technology and design accessible and inclusive for people of all abilities.
Safe transportation for students plays a huge role in graduation rates and student experience on campus. Here’s how on-demand mobility services are helping universities provide safe and reliable rides for students.
Spare has partnered with UZURV to enable transit agencies to expand their fleet capacity to meet the evolving paratransit transportation needs.
On August 15th, Twin Transit launched a rider app to provide riders with easy booking options when it comes to requesting a demand response ride.
Sharad Agarwal, Spare’s advisor and a veteran of paratransit, shares his insights on the evolving state of paratransit and the trends transit agencies need to be aware of to plan for the future.
At Spare, we value our co-op students and provide them with opportunities to develop their skills with real world experience, an environment in which they can thrive and grow through mentorship support, and the chance to make a tangible impact.
A new partnership with Lyft, cutting-edge trip planning precision, and fresh features to guarantee your service is running at full speed – welcome to Spare’s Q3 update.
Saskatoon Transit launches OnDemand Transit, increasing ridership with a comprehensive “stop-to-hub” model.
On August 2nd, Saskatoon Transit launched a new version of its on-demand service, OnDemand Transit (ODT), transporting riders from designated stops to the nearest transit hub and vice-versa to service a greater number of riders.
On July 9th, Delano Area Rapid Transit launched a single vehicle microtransit and paratransit commingled service on Saturdays, with potential to expand this service with more on-demand vehicles covering the Delano area.
Ben Schutzman, VP of Fleet Operations and Chief of Staff at Boston’s Highland Electric Fleet, takes us through how to improve paratransit service and how to ensure customers get from A to B efficiently.
Getting around Sherwood Park, Alberta is now much more convenient! Strathcona County Transit launched on-demand transit to its riders on June 26th, 2022, improving rider accessibility, wait times, and travel times.
The most important factors to consider when picking a vehicle for your microtransit, paratransit or ride sharing service, including our top vehicle recommendations in 2022.
Take a closer look at the different people you might need to hire when starting a mobility company — and the kinds of qualifications you might want to include in your job posting!
From Safe Rides to campus shuttles, university students across the US and beyond deserve better campus transportation. Here’s a vision of what that future could look like.
Learn the basics of using a website to create an online presence that attracts new riders and establishes customer success for your paratransit, microtransit or ride sharing service.
Spare <> Lyft: An interview with Spare’s CEO and COO on how the partnership will benefit transit agencies.
In this edited interview with our Marketing Lead, Niklas Mey, Spare’s CEO Kristoffer Vik Hansen and COO, Josh Andrews, talk in-depth about how Spare's partnership with Lyft will empower transit agencies to meet the evolving demands of riders.
Spare and Lyft Announce Partnership to Deliver Elevated On-Demand Transportation Services to Transit Agencies
Spare, the mobility management platform introduces new integration with Lyft to enable transit agencies to optimize rider experiences and better meet on-demand transportation needs.
Discover the most effective fare structures and pricing strategies to benefit both your organization and your riders.
This comprehensive article breaks down what exactly a rider persona is and how you can use them to boost ridership by tailoring your mobility services towards the needs of your riders.