New Links (2019-2020)

Transit Network Redesign

New Links is a yearlong project to study and propose a network redesign of public transportation in Orleans, Jefferson, and St. Bernard Parishes. The project is a partnership between the Regional Transit Authority (RTA) and Regional Planning Commission (RPC), in collaboration with Jefferson Transit (JeT) and St. Bernard Urban Rapid Transit (SBURT).

Please visit www.newlinksnola.com for more information.


Public Meetings in Jefferson Parish (August 2019)

Click here for August 2019 meetings flyer

Monday, August 19 5:30-7:00pm Jefferson Parish: East Bank East Bank Regional Library (4747 W Napoleon Ave, Metairie 70001)
Tuesday, August 20 5:30-7:00pm City of Kenner (Co-hosted by the Kenner Hispanic Resource Center) Heritage Hall (303 Williams Blvd, Kenner 70062)

Public Planning Open House (June – July 2019)

The Regional Planning Commission will be holding a series of Planning Open Houses during June and July to explain the network redesign process, discuss service trade-offs, and gather feedback from the public.

Click here for a schedule of the meetings.


Rider Survey (March – May 2019)

As part of the New Links project, the RTA and JeT are doing a survey on bus, streetcar and ferry riders in the greater New Orleans area from March to April 2019 to help with transportation planning. During this time, interviewers will ask some riders questions about their trips.