What Is Rail~Volution?
For over 20 years, Rail~Volution has been the place to engage in thoughtful discussions with change makers and influencers, the place to share ideas and breakthroughs, frustrations and inspiration, about building livable communities with transit. We provide learning opportunities to equip you with best practices. We connect and expand your network with leaders in the public transportation, transit-oriented development, placemaking and community development fields.
Our annual conference, place-based events and online resource library showcase how land use, transportation and development can transform communities into livable places — healthy, economically vibrant, socially equitable and environmentally sustainable.
What is the Rail~Volution Conference?
Learn, grow and be inspired at the only transportation conference that showcases the link between land use, transit and development. This meticulously curated annual event brings together planners, community activists, transit officials, consultants, developers, lenders, grassroots organizations, academics, elected officials, health advocates and housing advocates to share the most cutting edge information in their fields. For over 20 years, these experts and innovators have come from hundreds of communities to engage in thoughtful discussions at the Rail~Volution conference, a place to explore ideas, breakthroughs, challenges and solutions for building livable communities with transit.
Join a strong, engaged and growing network supported by our committed Board of Directors and Partners. Our Partners are the heart of our network, cutting-edge organizations whose leaders contribute their time and expertise to our National Steering Committee. The National Steering Committee is a vibrant and respected industry think tank. It supports our programs and creates the content for our annual Rail~Volution conference. Our Board is made up of leaders in the public transportation, transit-oriented development, placemaking and community development fields.