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February 8, 2022

Laketran offers fare free week to celebrate Ohio Loves Transit Week

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November 21, 2021

Governor DeWine Signs New Congressional Districts into Law


November 18, 2021

Greater Cleveland Names 2021 Employer of the Year!  

November 15, 2021

Cincinnati Transit Leaders Invited to White House for Signing of Infrastructure Bill

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November 11, 2021

Go-Metro, Cincinnati, Increases Pay, Benefits to Recruit More Drivers

November 5, 2021

The New TARTA! We Are Ready!

November 4, 2021

Laketran Honors Veterans Transit Services

November 4, 2021

Join PARTA - Veterans Day Ceremony at Kent Central Gateway 

November 4, 2021

 HATS Seeks Director of Transportation

October 19, 2021

PARTA News & Updates

October 19, 2021

Metro CEO & General Manager Darryl Haley Receives Prestigious COMTO Award


October 18, 2021

TARTA Next Community Meeting Announced

October 15, 2021

Greater Cleveland RTA Announces Women in Rail Honoree 2021 

October 14, 2021

Laketran Deploys Ohio’s First Battery-Operated Electric Buses in Ohio

September 29, 2021

Laketran Ridership Recovery Among Top in Nation 

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September 29, 2021

COTA Board Approves New Equitable Faire Policy


July 29, 2021

COTA Breaks Ground on McKinley Modernization Project

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July 29, 2021

Cleveland, OH – The Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority (RTA) responds to Live Streaming of Board of Trustees Meetings to the Public

July 27, 2021

Laketran Dedicates Frank J. Polivka Transit Center and Debuts Ohio’s First Battery-Operated Electric Bus 

July 27, 2021

Laketran Debuts Ohio’s First Battery-Operated Electric Bus with Charging

July 26, 2021

Greater Cleveland RTA & Cleveland Health Department Launch “You Drive Us to Keep Greater Cleveland Healthy” 

July 26, 2021

Greater Cleveland RTA CEO India Birdsong to Speak at City Club

July 22, 2021

COTA to purchase Greyhound station

July 20, 2021

METRO Employees Honored as Heroes

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June 17, 2021

Laketran & Mentor Public Schools pilot “Cardinal Go” for Students

June 3, 2021

Laketran News – Lake County Mobile Food Pantry Continues Distributions 

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May 25, 2021

Federal Dollars Ensure Long-Term Stability for Greater Cleveland RTA

May 17, 2021

Bicycle Commuters Ride FREE on METRO, TANK and BCRTA

May 10, 2021

Greater Cleveland Introduces NEXT GEN System Redesign

May 6, 2021

Greater Cleveland RTA NEXT GEN Media Event 

April 29, 2021

Greater Cleveland RTA Receives Innovation Award

April 28, 2021

Laketran to Host Hiring Events – Jobs Available! 

April 28, 2021

Greater Dayton RTA Provides Mobile Vaccination Bus

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April 28, 2021

COTA to Restore Express Line Services

April 7, 2021

COTA Increases Vaccination Transportation for Underserved Communities

March 31, 2021

President Biden Releases “The American Jobs Plan” 

March 31, 2021

Greater Cleveland RTA Ohio Transportation Budget Statement

March 30, 2021

Greater Cleveland RTA Celebrates Grand Re-opening of East 79 Street Station 

March 30, 2021

Cincinnati Metro Appoints Steve Anderson, Director of Transit Development and Innovation

March 17, 2021

Greater Cleveland RTA Provides Free Rides to Vaccination Sites

March 16, 2021

Cincinnati Metro Offers Free Rides to Vaccination Sites 

March 16, 2021

Green CATS Public Transit Provides Free Transportation to COVID-19 Vaccination Sites

March 12, 2021

Laketran Announces Free Service for Vaccinations 

March 12, 2021

American Rescue Plan Act Signed into Law

March 10, 2021

COTA Earns Global Biorisk Advisory Council STAR Accreditation

March 8, 2021

PARTA Leaders Decry Plans to Cut State Funding for Public Transit 

Published by Mass Transit Magazine

March 8, 2021

Public Transit Agencies Urge Ohio Lawmakers to Restore Funding

Published by the Record Courier

March 7, 2021

Greater Cleveland RTA Announces Board of Trustees President 

March 6, 2021

New Corridors Could Land Rapid Transit for Columbus  

March 6, 2021

Columbus Students Received COTA Passes – Enabling In-Person Classes 

March 3, 2021

Laketran Announces Winners of Design A Bus Wrap

March 3, 2021

Laketran WINNING DESIGNS Photo Gallery

February 24, 2021

TARTABuilding Service to Jobs and Hospitals

February 22, 2021

Cleveland Plain Dealer Addresses Public Transit and State Funding

February 22, 2021

Ohio COVID-19 Vaccine Town Halls Announced

February 19, 2021

RTA Announces Deputy General Manager  

February 18, 2021

Butler County Regional Transit Authority Works for the Community!

The city of Hamilton has a program call StreetSpark which allows for murals to be painted on large buildings throughout Hamilton. 

Butler County RTA partnered with The Fitton Center for the Creative Arts who designed murals to wrap three buses.  They look fantastic and the event provided a lot of positive media coverage! 

February 16, 2021

SORTA Announces Board Leadership 2021 

February 16, 2021

Cincinnati Metro Adds New Buses Into Service

February 12, 2021

Millions in State Budget Cuts for Public Transit 

February 12, 2021

FTA Announces $180 Million Funding – Apply Now! 

February 11, 2021

FTA Hosts Federal Mask Requirement Roundtable

February 10, 2021

RTA to Address Civil Engineers Ohio Infrastructure Report Card

February 8, 2021

Laketran Offers Free Rides to Get Vaccinated 

February 8, 2021

Cleveland RTA Celebrates Ohio Loves Transit 2021 

February 8, 2021

TARTA Kicks Off Ohio Loves Transit Week 2021

February 5, 2021

Ohio Loves Transit Celebrated in Columbiana County! 

February 5, 2021

COTA Leaders Names to ITS America Committees 

January 22, 2021

Greater Dayton RTA Announces Retirement of Mark Donaghy, CEO

January 14, 2021

Ohio’s Mobility Management Annual Report The SCOOP

January 11, 2021

Greene CATS Public Transit  Marks 20 Years with Free Rides! 

January 4, 2021

Greene CATS Public Transit Celebrates 20 Years with Free Rides

December 7, 2020

Enter Laketran’s Design a Bus Wrap Art Contest

December 4, 2020


November 27, 2020

Laketran Announces Transit GO! Program for Lake County Employers

November 25, 2020


November 24, 2020

Greater Cleveland RTA Participates in National Health & Safety Program

November 23, 2020

Greater Cleveland RTA Holiday Trains Are Ready to Roll! 

November 18, 2020

Pandemic Impacts on Public Transit Demand

November 13, 2020

COTA Announces Downtown C-Pass Renewal

November 12, 2020

TARTA Hosts Virtual Customer Forum 

November 11, 2020

TARTA Announces New Chief Operating Officer

November 10, 2020

Laketran Announces OPTA Excellence Awards

November 10, 2020

Laketran Highlights Safety Initiative Ride Easy Ohio Campaign

November 9, 2020

Election 2020 Supports Public Transit

November 3, 2020

Laketran Celebrates 25th Year of Veterans Programs

November 2, 2020

METRO RTA Announces OPTA Excellence Awards

October 29, 2020

IMPACT OHIO News & Updates

October 27, 2020

TARTA and Amazon Transit Service Announced

October 27, 2020

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT 411 – Free Registration Open Now!

October 15, 2020

COTA Partners with Via for Bus on Demand Project

October 1, 2020

Passage of HR 8337 – Extends Surface Transportation Programs

September 29, 2020

Ride Easy Ohio with Greater Cleveland RTA  

September 29, 2020

OPTA Launches Ride Easy Ohio Statewide

September 28, 2020

Greene CATS Public Transit Launches Ride Easy Ohio

September 28, 2020

TARTA Launches New Customer Satisfaction Effort

September 24, 2020

RTA Offers Students Free WIFI Access

September 24, 2020

Lake Announces New, Safe Way to Pay Fares

September 21, 2020

Central Ohio Purchases Zero-Emission Buses

September 17, 2020

COTA Announces Increased Service 

September 16, 2020

Greater Cleveland RTA Receives $15 Million in Federal Funding

September 14, 2020

Greater Cleveland RTA Mask Kit Distribution Announced

August 19, 2020

OPTA Applauds FTA Grant Recipients

August 13, 2020

OPTA Announces ODOT Grant Awards 2021 

July 2, 2020

OPTA Issues COVID-19 Guidance

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