Toolkit – New Technology

Mobile apps Go831: Go831 provides all of the tools under one platform for Monterey County. It is the one-stop source for all your commuting needs in Monterey County. Go831 Rideamigos is an online trip matching tool.

To access the tool:

Cruz 511Cruz511 is a free traveler information service for up-to-the minute traffic, transit, bicycle and pedestrian information in Santa Cruz County via a mobile-responsive website. Cruz511 provides comprehensive, accurate, reliable and useful multimodal travel information. No sign up is necessary.

Ecology ActionSustainable transportation programs for California.

San Benito RideshareYour gateway to commute choices in San Benito County

GPS on buses 

MST RealTime: a set of tools (text, phone, app, and maps) that help you get real-time information about your next bus. MST RealTime is real easy.

Metro Stay Connected: riders Stay Connected with today’s schedule on demand at any bus stop or transit center, and receive real-time subscriber alerts to know whenever schedules are impacted on the routes they ride.


The development of transportation planning and trip planning tools has helped improve the way we commute today.