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RMTD to host urbanized area public hearings June 6, 14

Information in this article was published on: May 27th, 2017 by Jeffrey Drake Notice of Public Hearing Rides Mass Transit District and Jackson County Mass Transit District are general public transportation providers receiving Federal Transit Administration Section 5307 (49 U.S.C. § 5307) funding for urbanized areas providing capital, operating and planning assistance for mass transportation. […]

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Listening Session – Clark County

Information in this article was published on: May 26th, 2017 by Jeffrey Drake Rides Mass Transit District provides transportation in Clark County. Rides is holding a listening session: Date: June 13, 2017 Time: 1 p.m. Place: Marshall Public Library 612 Archer Ave.,Marshall, Illinois At the listening session Rides Mass Transit District will afford an opportunity […]

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RMTD expanding Saturday availability within Robinson

Information in this article was published on: May 4th, 2017 by Jeffrey Drake Continuing to be responsive to the changing needs of the communities it serves, Rides Mass Transit District is excited to offer Saturday availability within Robinson in Crawford County. Residents may contact a RMTD mobility professional at 618-544-8800 to pre-arrange Saturday transportation. Saturday […]

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Rides Mass Transit District employee wins statewide safety competition, will compete at national event

Information in this article was published on: April 24th, 2017 by Jeffrey Drake Safety and public transit go hand-in-hand. Rides Mass Transit District driver, Jill Lyons, earned multiple safety accolades at a recent statewide public transit competition. A lead driver out of the RMTD Saline County operations center for over six years, Lyons prides herself […]

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53rd Edition of the Adventure Newsletter

The RMTD Adventure, 53rd Ed.

Information in this article was published on: January 23rd, 2017 by Carletta Hanks Attached you will find the Rides 53rd Adventure Newsletter. It is filled with happenings, birthdays, work anniversaries, winter tips, spotlight on Williamson County and staff safety awards. Rides also recognizes staff who go above and beyond in their job. A lunch on […]

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Williamson Office

RMTD CEO comments on Illinois transit funding issues

Information in this article was published on: October 21st, 2016 by Jeffrey Drake HARRISBURG- Rides Mass Transit District provides public transportation across 18 Illinois counties which have a combined population of 307,000 residents. RMTD provides over 680,000 trips each year and is an important part of the economic fabric of rural Illinois. The District employs […]

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IMRF Overview meetings with RMTD

Information in this article was published on: July 19th, 2016 by Matthew Shaw The following videos were recorded to provide staff general information and education regarding RMTD participation in the IMRF Pension System. If you would like to gain specific information concerning your contributions, your pension or additional programs, please contact the IMRF Member Services […]

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Admin Office

RMTD now an IMRF employer

Information in this article was published on: July 11th, 2016 by Jeffrey Drake Rides Mass Transit District, the largest rural transportation system in Illinois, is now an Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund employer. “This is a great opportunity put forth by our Board of Trustees and gives another added benefit to our dedicated staff,” said RMTD […]

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