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Western Iowa Transit System: Thomas Feldman

Name:
Thomas Feldman
Transportation Mode:
Other
Era:
Post-1920s
Gender:
Male

Thomas Feldman’s nearly two-decade impact on the Western Iowa Transit System is legendary – locally and nationally. Feldman works for a complex network that employs 47 drivers and provides more than 250,000 rides annually using 60 different vehicles. The policies and procedures he established as transit manager for the state’s transportation system resulted in huge efficiency and productivity gains. And Feldman’s efforts did not go unnoticed, for the Western Iowa Transit System has been featured in several national studies and trade journals as a successful and efficient example of service delivery in rural America.

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