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Public Transportation Contact Info

Sarasota County Transportation Authority
P.O. Box 8
Sarasota, FL 34230-2421

941-316-1007
Web site


Public Transportation Coverage - Bus Transport

The following map illustrates those areas of Sarasota that have easy access to public transportation. Easy access is defined as no more than a one-half mile walk from a bus route. Bus stop information is ignored. In cases of overlapping transit authorities, the transit system in review is shown in light purple and all other transit systems are shown in yellow. Source: Federal Transit Administration and Synergos Technologies, Inc.


Selected Public Transportation Stats

The following tables and charts give a financial and operations overview of the public transportation network in Sarasota. Source: Federal Transit Administration - National Transit Database (1996-1998) and Synergos Technologies, Inc.

System Wide Information





General Information

Service Area Statistics
 Square Miles
 Population

Service Consumption
 Annual Passenger Miles
 Annual Unlinked Trips
 Average Weekday Unlinked Trips
 Average Saturday Unlinked Trips
 Average Sunday Unlinked Trips

Service Supplied
 Annual Vehicle Revenue Miles
 Annual Vehicle Revenue Hours
 Veh. Available for Max. Service
 Veh. Operated in Max. Service
 Base Period Requirement

Financial Information

Fare Revenues Earned
 Directly Operated
 Purchased Transportation
   Total Fare Revenues Earned

Sources of 
Operating Funds Expended
 Passenger Fares
 Local Funds
 State Funds
 Federal Assistance
 Other Funds
   Total Operating Funds Expended

Summary of Operating Expenses
 Salaries, Wages and Benefits
 Materials and Supplies
 Purchased Transportation *
 Other Operating Expenses
   Total Operating Expenses

 Reconciling Cash Expenditures

Sources of Capital Funds
 Local Funds
 State Funds
 Federal Assistance
   Total Sources

Uses of Capital Funds
 Rolling Stock
 Facilites and Other
   Total Uses



1997


115
272,474


10,530,679
1,976,734
6,700
5,161
0


1,719,591
114,196
69
55
25




395,469
58,119
453,588



453,588
3,364,732
620,732
145,000
196,668
4,780,720


3,055,583
560,691
666,256
337,307
4,619,837

160,883


462,352
235,350
2,867,751
3,565,453


0
3,565,453
3,565,453



1998


159
251,019


10,162,244
1,718,405
5,828
4,669
0


1,677,768
111,308
72
56
25




667,448
55,184
722,632



722,632
3,028,812
618,357
400,000
400,911
5,170,712


3,290,892
632,370
699,954
293,820
4,917,036

253,676


486,821
131,538
3,066,505
3,684,864


2,954,487
730,377
3,684,864
Change
Over
Prior Yr



45
(21,455)


(368,435)
(258,329)
(872)
(493)
0


(41,823)
(2,888)
3
1
0




271,979
(2,935)
269,044



269,044
(335,920)
(2,375)
255,000
204,243
389,992


235,309
71,679
33,698
(43,487)
297,199

92,793


24,469
(103,812)
198,754
119,411


2,954,487
(2,835,076)
119,411




   






Mode of Transportation Breakout Information

Bus
Demand
Response
 Operating Expense
 Capital Funding
   Rolling Stock
   Facilites and Other
 Annual Passenger Miles
 Annual Vehicle Revenue Miles
 Annual Vehicle Revenue Hours
 Annual Unlinked Trips
 Average Weekday Unlinked Trips

 Fixed Guideway Directional Route Miles

 Vehicles Available for Maximum Service
 Vehicles Operated in Maximum Service
   Directly Operated
   Purchased Transportation

 Average Fleet Age in Years
 Peak to Base Ratio
 Percent Spares

 Safety
   Incidents
   Injuries
   Fatalities

Performance Measures

Service Efficiency
 Operating Expense per Vehicle Revenue Mile
 Operating Expense per Vehicle Revenue Hour

Cost Effectiveness
 Operating Expense per Passenger Mile
 Operating Expense per Unlinked Passenger Trip

Service Effectiveness
 Unlinked Passenger Trips per Vehicle Revenue Mile
 Unlinked Passenger Trips per Vehicle Revenue Hour

$4,217,082
3,508,077
2,777,700
730,377
9,563,250
1,424,014
93,544
1,656,654
5,599

.0

38
25
25
0

4.5
1.0
52%


18
18
1




2.96
45.08


0.44
2.55


1.16
17.71

$699,954
176,787
176,787
0
598,994
253,754
17,764
61,751
229

.0

34
31
0
31

4.0
.0
10%


6
0
0




2.76
39.40


1.17
11.34


0.24
3.48



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