Moving Forward

Moving Forward is COTA President & CEO Joanna Pinkerton’s monthly message to the community. Her thoughts range from the future of mobility to COTA’s achievements in providing transit solutions for Central Ohio. Profiles of people working to improve transit are included along with links to news items and other related points of interest. Sign up to receive Moving Forward via email.

February 2019

02/21/2019  –  Dear Friends and Neighbors,  This holiday season, the Columbus Foundation President and CEO Doug Kridler has announced their organization is prepared to give back to the community in honor of their 75th anniversary. It is a gift we could not be more excited about: the gift of mobility that can […]

02/21/2019  –  Dear Friends and Neighbors,  We at the Central Ohio Transit Authority were honored this month to be named the top midsize public transportation system in North America by the American Public Transportation Association. Phenomenal support from the community, the expertise of our employees and a spirit of innovation earned us […]

January 2019

01/30/2019  –  Dear Friends and Neighbors,  Winter has finally arrived in full force – and COTA is here for you. COTA presents a safer way to travel when roads are icy or covered in snow. Study after study has demonstrated that buses are safer than cars, especially in […]

October 2018

10/24/2018  –  Our most important cause at COTA is focused on ways to honor and support our United States military veterans. As we look ahead to Veterans Day Nov. 11 and its observance Nov. 12, it is fitting that we will celebrate the opening of the National Veterans Memorial and Museum this Saturday, Oct. 27.

September 2018

09/26/2018  –  COTA had the honor of being presented with the Outstanding Public Transportation System Achievement Award at the American Public Transportation System’s Annual Meeting in Nashville.