CERTT Program

The Certification of Emerging and Reliable Transportation Technology (CERTT) Program was established by the Regional Transportation Council (RTC) to connect providers of innovative transportation technology with our partners in local governments throughout the region.

CERTT Fact Sheet


  • May 2022 – RTC approves Policy P22-02, establishing the CERTT Program
  • September 2022 – RTC approves Round 1 of engagement with cities 
  • December 2022 – Staff approves proposal from three cities for Round 1 technology

Current Round Information


CERTT Round 2 is connecting local governments with Swyft.

  • Pre-Submittal Conference: March 20, 2023
  • Deadline for proposals: April 10, 2023

Previous Rounds

Round 1

CERTT Round 1 is connecting local governments with two transportation technology providers: TransPod and JPods.

Round 1 Info Packet
Q&A from Pre-Submittal Meetings
CERTT Round 1 Application

A pre-submittal meeting with each vendor was held on Friday, October 21.


Brendon Wheeler (BWheeler@nctcog.org)
Martin Bate (MBate@nctcog.org)
Donald Parker (