August 12, 2013
The cost of the service is an issue too, but a spokesperson says a partnership approach involving municipal units and the business community could make it more affordable to more people.
July 15, 2013
Operated the service since 2006 and partnered with Manteca Transit over the past seven years as the Dial-A-Ride and fixed-route transit services have evolved.
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.
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