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goMARTI in the News

Check out where goMARTI and the goMARTI team have been in the news! 

Lessons in AV Deployment for Small Communities

12/1/23: Webinar with The PLUM Catalyst and n-catt on goMARTI project

Watch the webinar here

SAE Tomorrow Today Podcast - Part 2

4/13/23: Partnerships Bring AV Accessibility to Rural Areas

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Self-driving car project flourishes on Iron Range

6/30/23: A free, on-demand car service makes public transportation more accessible in Grand Rapids. 


 Full article here

BBC StoryWorks: Technology's Golden Age

4/11/23: The autonomous vehicles connecting hard-to-reach communities

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Autonomous vehicle transit pilot to expand with $9.3M federal grant

6/21/23: Ten months into its 18-month-long pilot initiative, goMARTI has received a $9.3 million federal technology grant to expand into Grand Rapids, Minn. Full article.

SAE Tomorrow Today Podcast - Part 1

4/7/23: First ADA-Compliant AVs Increase Accessibility

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2-24-23: PBS North-Almanac: Accessible Transportation Feature. Full program. Short doc on goMARTI

2-16-23: AVs & Rural Community Empowerment on The Mobility Podcast

2-6-23: Jim Cagle is the winner of the goMARTI Song Contest

12-22-22: Bloomberg "Self-Driving Cars Are a Natural Fit for Rural America"

11-29-22: The Daily Yonder "In Northern Minnesota, Autonomous Vehicles Are Hitting Rural Roads"

10-21-22: AASHTO Journal "Minnesota DOT Aids With Rural Test of Transit AVs"

10-10-22: Planetizen "Minnesota Uses Autonomous Shuttles to Improve Mobility"

10-7-22: IOT World Today "Wheelchair Accessible AVs Make Public Transit Debut"

10-7-22: Government Technology "Autonomous On-Demand Transit Comes to Rural Minnesota"

10-7-22: American City & Country "Rural Minnesota community test drives autonomous shuttle service that features ADA-compliant minivans"

10-6-22: Lakeland PBS "Self-Driving Shuttles to Share the Streets of Grand Rapids"

10-5-22: Kare11 "Self-driving shuttle project cruises into northern Minnesota"

10-5-22: ABC WDIO "Grand Rapids provides free rides around the city for residents in the community"

10-5-22: KEYC News "Self-driving vans hit Grand Rapids streets"

10-5-22: CBS News Minnesota "MnDOT launches self-driving shuttle pilot project in Grand Rapids"

10-5-22: KSTP "MnDOT launches self-driving shuttle pilot in Grand Rapids"

10-3-22: ICTV Community Matters "goMARTI Autonomous Vehicles"

10-2-22: Auto Connected Car News "Autonomous & Self-Driving Vehicle News"

9-29-22: Mass Transit Magazine "goMARTI in Minnesota launches and WRTA selects partners for AV pilot"

9-28-22: Tech Crunch "May Mobility, Via launch wheelchair-accessible autonomous shuttle service"

9-22-22: Government Technology "Minnesota Closes Out One AV Shuttle Project, Opens Two More"

9-4-22: Herald Review "The drive to advance technology world-wide through human connections"

7-13-22: Grand Rapids Herald Review "On-demand, self-driving shuttles coming to town"

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