More than 23 million rides are provided annually by Iowa's transit systems. Public transit service is provided in every county in Iowa. Iowa transit systems rely on state and federal transit assistance to make rides available and affordable for Iowans. Local support such as tax revenue, fares, and donations provide a large share of agencies' operating budgets.

News Release: IPTA Named Top Transportation Agency in the Nation

Thursday, June 18, 2015

DES MOINES, Iowa - June 18, 2015 - The Iowa Public Transit Association (IPTA) was recently awarded the 2015 State Leadership Award by th ..

MET Transit Arrives on Google Maps

Monday, May 18, 2015

MET Transit is on the digital bandwagon. The Metropolitan Transit Authority, which provides bus service in Waterloo and Cedar Falls, has ..

Iowa's transit systems in need of state funds to replace old fleets

Tuesday, December 30, 2014

As federal funding dries up, Iowa’s public transit managers are asking the Legislature for $25 million every year for five years t ..