December 2, 2013
More than 20% of students rode the buses before the contract ended in June after students voted to cut the fee for full-time students.
November 25, 2013
The contract term with Riverside Transit Agency is for three years with two, one-year extension options.
October 25, 2013
The County District Attorney’s Office filed a criminal complaint against Donald Evans in September, and a Superior Court judge issued an arrest warrant earlier this month, charging him with one felony count of false claims following a traffic accident while on the job.
August 8, 2013
Omnitrans and Riverside Transit Agency may lose approximately $30 million each in funds from the Federal Transit Administration because of union concerns over a new state pension reform law. As a result, the Department of Labor put a hold on the grant funding.
May 7, 2013
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 2, 2013
Last March, the Riverside County District Attorney’s office filed a criminal complaint against Coach Operator George Bateman and issued an arrest warrant, charging him with one felony count of insurance fraud.
November 19, 2012
The Go-Pass and U-Pass programs experienced more than 1.3 million student boardings this fiscal year. To celebrate, the agency is giving away iPads to a student from Riverside City College and another from Moreno Valley College.
September 17, 2012
Funds are provided through the FTA’s FY2012 Clean Fuels Grant Program.
August 13, 2012
About 4% of the agency's riders use Dial-A-Ride, but the service consumes 18% of the agency’s budget.
July 28, 2011
As part of the campaign, posts at selected bus stops are crowned with a solar panel that charges a battery that powers the light-emitting diode, or LED, fixtures.
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