Capital Project Tracking and Reporting SystemCity of St. Joseph, Missouri
Travel Ambassador Program

Project Information

Travel Ambassador Program

Project Manager: Mary Gaston

Assistant Project Manager: Andy Clements

Current Project Status: On-Going

Project Scope:
   Travel Ambassadors provide outreach and training to individuals and groups, particularly seniors and those with disabilities, to teach them the skills necessary to navigate the transportation services in the St. Joseph area. Ambassadors also work with other transportation providers to identify opportunities for coordination and improve access to all public transportation services in the area. 

Project Funding:
   5310 Capital FTA Grant

Project Funding Amount: $75,000.00

   In second quarter of 2018, Travel Ambassadors provided transportation route and schedule information, personalized trip plans, and training to several individuals (including numerous bus ride-alongs), made presentations to several groups, staffed booth at 5 events, and attended several meetings to share about their services and local transportation options. 

Last Update: Tuesday July 24, 2018