The Transit Bureau at NMDOT

  • Manages the NMDOT Park and Ride intercity bus service.
  • Administers federal transit grant funding and programs, and provides technical and coordination assistance to public and private non-profit public transit systems.
  • Administers federal transit grants used by the state’s larger municipalities for public transit-related programs.
  • Administers federal transit planning grants to Metropolitan Planning Organizations (Metropolitan Planning Program – Section 5303) and Statewide (Section 5304).
  • Administers flexible Federal Highway Administration funds used for transit purposes.
  • Assists local governments to establish Regional Transit Districts (RTDs) and then assists the RTDs to plan, coordinate and implement service.

Kevin Olinger, Transit Bureau Chief
505-469-3595
kevin.olinger@state.nm.us

Deborah Bach, Rural Transit Programs Manager
505-819-9112
deborah.bach@state.nm.us

Gabrielle Chavez, Transit Planning and Service Coordination Manager
505-469-4413
gabrielle.chavez@state.nm.us

Transit Provider Resources

Coordinated Public Transit - Human Services Transportation Plans

State Management Plan

Vehicle Procurement

Non-discrimination, ADA and Title VI Information

Federal Transit Administration Legislation, Regulations and Guidance

Transit Asset Management

Transit Grant Application Resources

Application Guide

Regional Prioritization Evaluation Measures/Criteria

FY 2022 Application Notice of Letter of Intent

Transit Provider Contacts