What is TFLEx?

The Transit Finance Learning Exchange (TFLEx) is a strategic alliance of transit agencies formed to leverage mutual strengths and continuously improve transit finance leadership, development, training practices and information sharing.

What is TFLEx Café?

TFLEx Café is a members-only website for employees of the TFLEx agencies. Users can collaborate on projects and network with employees of other agencies.

If you are an employee of a member agency, you can register for an account here. You must use your agency issued email to create and validate your account.

Member Agencies

This is a list of the current member agencies. For information on how to join the TFLEx consortium, click here.

  • Alameda-Contra Costa Transit District
  • Bi-State Development Agency
  • C TRAN
  • Capital Area Transit
  • Central Ohio Transit Authority
  • Central Puget Sound Regional Transit Authority
  • Culver City Bus
  • Dallas Area Rapid Transit
  • Denton County Transportation Authority
  • Denver Regional Transportation District
  • Foothill Transit
  • Fort Worth Transportation Authority
  • Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District
  • Hillsborough Area Regional Transit Authority
  • Long Beach Transit
  • Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority
  • Memphis Area Transit Authority
  • Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority
  • Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County
  • Miami-Dade Transit
  • Orange County Transportation Authority
  • Pierce County Transportation Benefit Area Authority
  • Regional Transportation Authority
  • Rochester-Genesee Regional Transportation Authority
  • RTC of Southern Nevada
  • San Diego Metropolitan Transit System
  • San Joaquin Regional Transit District
  • Test Agency
  • Texas A&M Transportation Institute
  • Tri-County Metropolitan Transportation District of Oregon
  • Utah Transit Authority
  • Valley Metro Rail, Inc.
  • VIA Metropolitan Transit
  • Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority

Registration is open for Spring Workshop


TFLEx Spring 2020 Workshop - Systems Integration and the Finance Officer

Focus on the role of the finance officer in evaluating, planning, implementing, and assessing system projects.

Registration is open at EventBrite.com
The agenda and lodging information is posted there.

The cost is $215 per attendee.

This conference only open to member agencies and approved invited guest agencies.
Posted 1/30/2020 by Raymond Garton

Save the date for Miami, Florida, Spring 2020 Workshop


Systems Integration
and the Finance Officer
April 19-21, 2020
Hosted by Miami-Dade Transit, Miami, Florida

Our Spring 2020 workshop will be held in Miami, Florida, hosted by Miami-Dade Transit. The business meeting will be held on Sunday, April 19 with workshop sessions on Monday and Tuesday at Miami-Dade County headquarters. This location has easy access from both the Miami Metromover and Metrorail. Please book early as there are a limited number of rooms at the host hotel that are available at the government rate.

Meeting location: Miami-Dade County Headquarters, Suite 1700, 701 NW 1st Court, Miami, FL 33136

Host hotel: Hyatt Regency, 400 South East Second Avenue, Miami, FL 33131

Other hotels options on the Metromover line:

Miami Marriott Biscayne Bay – 1633 N Bayshore Dr
Hilton Miami Downtown, 1601 Biscayne Blvd
Courtyard Marriott 200 SE 2nd Ave
Aloft Miami – Brickell – 1001 SW 2nd Ave

Agenda and registration information will be forthcoming soon. Please go to www.tflex.org for details.

The workshop will run until 2:00 pm on Tuesday, April 21 so please try to book your return flights after 4:00 pm.
Posted 1/17/2020 by Raymond Garton

Tacoma presentations have been posted at tflex.org

TFLEx Fall 2019 Workshop
A Deep Dive into Revenues
Tacoma, Washington
October 20-22, 2019
The presentations from the Tacoma, Washington, workshop have been posted to the Workshop section.
The alliance would like to thank Pierce County for hosting a great workshop.
Posted 10/27/2019 by Raymond Garton

Public Finance & Treasury Mgr Opening at OCTA

OCTA has an opening for a Public Finance and Treasury manager. I have attached the job description. If anyone knows someone that is interested they can apply on OCTAs website. For questions feel free to have any interested person reach out to me. The salary grade ranges from $125k to $179k with the salary dependent upon experience. We are looking to fill this position asap.


Sean Murdock
OCTA - Public Finance & Treasury.pdf
Posted 3/20/2019 by Sean Murdock