Greater Cleveland RTA blogged about its real time solar signs pilot program using Connectpoint® Digital Bus Stop® units and the Connectpoint Asset Management System (CPAM).
Knowing exactly when your bus will arrive makes riding transit easier and less stressful. That’s why RTA is testing solar real-time arrival information signs from CHK Connectpoint. The signs list when the bus is coming for all the routes at the stop and update every minute based on the actual position of the bus.
These next generation real-time signs have a low power e-paper display that is powered by a solar panel. They can display messages and service alerts and are monitored via a central internal RTA website.
RTA also produced a brief video showing the Digital Bus Stop in action.