May 7, 2013
Transit agency leaders answered this question and whether their systems are seeing an overall boost in ridership this year.
Riverside Transit Agency’s travel training program is effectively steering a growing number of customers away from its costly Dial-A-Ride service as well as saving the agency money along the way.
April 29, 2013
The new contract term begins July 1, 2013 and will extend five base years with two, one-year renewal options.
August 13, 2012
About 4% of the agency's riders use Dial-A-Ride, but the service consumes 18% of the agency’s budget.
June 11, 2012
Until now, the YCTA has split operational responsibilities between the Yamhill Community Action Partnership, based in McMinnville, and Chehalem Valley Transit, based in Newberg.
May 30, 2012
Longer lead times required for scheduling with the Pioneer Valley Transit Authority's dial-a-ride service and the possibility of being bumped from a seat have been challenging for senior center staffers.
March 23, 2011
A state budget proposal would decrease matching grants, reducing support from $8 million to $6 million.
February 23, 2011
Created to make travel easier for more than 11,000 passengers who are currently eligible for the Americans with Disabilities Act designation. Will provide in-person eligibility determinations and offer travel training and other programs making the transit system more accessible to local residents.
August 5, 2010
Under the terms of this one-year contract (with two, one-year options), will be responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of both the fixed-route and Dial-A-Ride services.
May 20, 2010
The Yuma MPO voted to end its transit and paratransit systems effective June 30, due to the loss of revenue sources from state lottery money and federal and local funding.
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