Awards & Leadership
Growth, Trends, the Future…
ACTR’s award-winning service contributes to a healthy community by:
- Improving physical health and quality of life
- Slowing climate change, improving air quality and preserving open spaces
- Putting $$ back in the pockets of individuals and businesses
- Linking employees and employers
- Building community
What is ahead?
- Aging population
- Increasing fuel prices
- Climate change
- Economic pressures
= More demand for community transportation!
Awards and Leadership
Commendation upon 25th anniversary of service
Efficiency Vermont’s Best of the Best Commercial New Construction Award
2017 – ACTR and Black River Design Architects were honored for the Addison County Community Transportation Center’s integration of innovative energy efficient practices.
2015 United States Community Transportation Manager of the Year
Jim Moulton honored as country’s 2015 Community Transportation Manager
ACCOC Community Achievement Award
Vermont Public Transportation Association
Jim Moulton, Chair of VPTA. 2003 to present
Community Transportation Association of America (CTAA)
Jim Moulton, State Representative for VT to the CTA State Advisory Committee. 2009 to present
FTA Innovative Green Transit Initiative Award
Biennial National Rural Public and Intercity Bus Conference
Jim Moulton, Rural Transit Innovation Presenter at the 20th Biennial National Rural Public and Intercity Bus Conference, October 2012
Jim Moulton, Transit Facility Funding Presenter & Future of Rural Transit Presenter at the 2012 CTAA Expo
Reconnecting America, May 2012
Highlights ACTR as an example of how a small rural transportation provider can address the unique mobility challenges that stem from large geographic distances, an aging population, and limited financial resources.
In appreciation for embracing program outcomes, measurement and reporting
View the full report: CTAA Reconnecting America
United Way Appreciation Award, Spring 2012
For embracing the commitment to measuring and sharing the outcomes of ACTR’s work and using them to address the needs of the Addison County community.
Transportation Research Board, 2011
Recognizes Jim Moulton’s impetus to transform ACTR from a “program with a handful of riders to a dynamic system offering commuter service, regional service, and local fixed routes, depending on the transit needs of the ridership markets that he recognized.”
Innovative Rural Transit Services
View the full report: FTA Transportation Research Board’s Study on Innovative Rural Transit Services
United Way Partner in Community Caring Award, May 2010
For outstanding achievement in supporting solutions to community needs
Governor’s Award for Workplace Safety, May 2010
Chosen as Finalist for Outstanding Workplace Safety
Addison County Job Coalition Certificate of Appreciation, April 2010
In thanks for ACTR’s ongoing support
FTA Ridership Excellence Award, May 2008
In recognition of ACTR’s 8.5% system-wide ridership increase for Fiscal Year 2008 over Fiscal Year 2007 and 85.4% ridership increase since Fiscal Year 2002.
VTrans Certificate of Appreciation, August 2006
In recognition of efforts during the VTrans 2006 FTA Combined Triennial & State Management Review