Foursquare ITP conducted a comprehensive Route Optimization Study for both Bloomington Transit and IU Campus Bus in 2018-2019. The purpose of this study is to identify the strengths and weaknesses of the existing transit network in Bloomington, and to develop recommendations that optimize the use of existing resources and improve services in terms of ridership, productivity, and on-time performance. The study also examined the role of new and emerging technologies in improving transit operations and the overall user experience.

The following are reports issued by Foursquare ITP in furtherance of the Route Optimization Study:

Market Analysis – Bloomington, Fall 2018

Service Profiles — Winter 2018

Outreach Summary – Fall 2018

Presentation–March 2019 Input Sessions

Final Presentation – June 2019

Final Report with Recommendations – June 2019

Final Report Appendices – June 2019