Purpose: Enhance public health and transportation collaboration to increase COVID-19 vaccine coverage for rural and small urban areas.
National Assn. of City and County Health Officials
Community Transportation Assn. of America
Public transportation providers and funders
Population health specialist
Office of Emergency Services (federal)
Intended Audience: Mobility management professionals, public transportation providers, state departments of transportation; and
Local and state public health agencies
1) Allow public health and public transportation to gain an understanding of each sector’s role in vaccination efforts;
2) Educate on allowable actions under FTA and state and local public health guidance; and
3) Encourage collaborations between state, local and tribal transportation and public health organizations to begin planning now for how transportation can support vaccination uptake in rural and small urban areas.