The Power of Membership– ASSOCIATE
NCPTA Associate members are a powerfull component of the NCPTA membership. Associate members serve as a valuable resource in educating members regarding products, vehicles, maintenance, equipment, design, planning, safety, training and technology and much more. We welcome this opportunity to share the many benefits of NCPTA membership and hope that you will join our thriving organization.
NCPTA Associate member benefits include:
NCPTA regularly provides informational reports and updates to members, including a quarterly newsletter, updates on transportation policy news, and online updates on pending state and federal legislation. NCPTA also publishes a biannual directory that is distributed to members, key organizations and elected officials. As an associate member NCPTA provides the tools and information to assist business organizations in identifying the type of service, equipment and professional services needed by our transportation members.
Conferences/Training & Networking
NCPTA hosts an annual meeting with a transit industry expo, a variety of training forums and meetings. As an associate member you have an opportunity to interact with our transit members and strategic partners through committee meetings, conferences, and workshops. We encourage associate members to be active and engaged in NCPTA committees and call on their expertise to assist members with industry perspectives regarding products, service and technology to achieve our overall goals.
It is our mission to ensure personal mobility and help sustain and strengthen North Carolina's economic and community vitality by supporting and advocating for public transit as an integral part of a sustainable transportation system in North Carolina. Since its founding in 1983, NCPTA has been an avid advocate for transportation at the state and federal level. NCPTA has served as an integral voice for increased transit funding and transit-friendly policy, resulting in millions of dollars for the state’s public transportation industry. In 2012, NCPTA was awarded a NAPTA Grant to further advocacy efforts through promoting a statewide message “Public Transportation Takes You There.” Individualizing PR materials and highlighting the benefits of public transportation to key stakeholders, elected officials and organizations on the importance role public transportation plays in taking people to work and medical appointments, improving air quality, relieving congestion, reducing traffic congestion and making our North Carolina communities more livable.
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