National RTAP 2016 Photo Contest Winners


8/18/16, Woburn, MA  --  National RTAP announces the winners of the sixth annual Rural and Tribal Transit Photo Contest!  

The theme this year was Rides to ____: What is Public Transit Used For?  Photos were voted on by National RTAP staff and were judged on creativity, composition, technical quality, and impression, as well as relevance to this year's theme.

View the first and second place winners and the photos with honorable mention below.  View all of the 2016 photo contest entries on our Facebook page!  


First Place: 















"Dayton," by Stephanie Wolf of Lyon County Human Services in Dayton, NV.  Look closely and you'll see what they use public transit for!  This grand prize winner will receive an Olympus TG-4 Waterproof 16MP Digital Camera.




Second Place: 

'Kid Safety Day at Summer Camp'














"Kid Safety Day at Summer Camp," taken by Patti Waitkevich and submitted by Mary Basilone of Greater Attleboro Taunton Regional Transit Authority (GATRA) in Taunton, MA.  This runner up will receive a $250 gift card. 



Honorable Mention: 

'YARTS at Yosemite Falls'












"YARTS at Yosemite Falls," by Cynthia Kelly, Yosemite Area Regional Transportation System in Merced, CA




Honorable Mention:













"Rides to Explore My Town," by Rhonda Torgersen, Tri-CAP Transit in Waite Park, MN.