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RMTD continues to see ridership grow, increases nearly six percent

Information in this article was published on: August 13th, 2018 by Jeffrey Drake HARRISBURG- Ridership on Rides Mass Transit District routes for the previous fiscal year increased nearly six percent. Almost  718,300 passengers utilized public transportation on RMTD’s routes in the fiscal year which ended June 30. “We understand that this growth comes with some […]

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Listening Session – Pope County

Information in this article was published on: July 27th, 2018 by Jeffrey Drake Rides Mass Transit District provides transportation in Pope County. RMTD is holding a listening session: Date: Friday, Aug. 10 Time: 10:30 a.m. Place: Golden Circle, 217 Adams Street, Golconda, IL 62938 At the listening session, Rides Mass Transit District will afford an […]

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Listening Session – Hardin County

Information in this article was published on: July 18th, 2018 by Jeffrey Drake Rides Mass Transit District provides transportation in Hardin County. RMTD is holding a listening session: Date: Wednesday, Aug. 1 Time: 10 a.m. Place: Golden Circle, 191 A RR1, Elizabethtown, IL 62931 At the listening session, Rides Mass Transit District will afford an opportunity […]

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Listening Session – Williamson County

Information in this article was published on: July 16th, 2018 by Jeffrey Drake Rides Mass Transit District provides transportation in Williamson County. RMTD is holding a listening session: Date: Monday, July 30 Time: 2 p.m. Place: Butler High-Rise Community Room, 501 N. Market St., Marion, IL 62959 At the listening session, Rides Mass Transit District […]

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Listening Session – Gallatin County

Information in this article was published on: July 11th, 2018 by Jeffrey Drake Rides Mass Transit District provides transportation in Gallatin County. RMTD is holding a listening session: Date: Wednesday, July 25 Time: 10:30 a.m. Place: Golden Circle, 110 Crawford St., Ridgway, IL 62979 At the listening session, Rides Mass Transit District will afford an […]

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RMTD breaks ground on area’s new park-and-ride facility

Information in this article was published on: June 28th, 2018 by Jeffrey Drake MARION – Rides Mass Transit District officially broke ground on the area’s new park-and-ride transit facility June 28. The location at 2315 W. Main St. is near the grounds of the Veterans Affairs medical clinic and will allow easier access for passengers […]

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Rides Mass Transit District to recognize “National Dump the Pump Day” June 21

Information in this article was published on: June 20th, 2018 by Jeffrey Drake HARRISBURG- Rides Mass Transit District, the largest rural public transportation provider in Illinois, is celebrating National Dump the Pump Day, Thursday, June 21, by encouraging everyone to use public transportation. With unpredictable fuel prices, convenience is something RMTD offers. Studies suggest the […]

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Delta Regional Authority, Rides Mass Transit District and Shawnee Mass Transit District partnering to provide transportation to no-cost medical services event in Harrisburg June 18-27

Information in this article was published on: June 12th, 2018 by Jeffrey Drake HARRISBURG- Those needing access to medical screenings, dental exams and optometry screenings can access public transportation at no cost to attend the Delta Regional Authority’s Southern Care Event taking place June 18-27 in Harrisburg. Members of the military will be offering the […]

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RMTD announces public hearing dates

Information in this article was published on: May 28th, 2018 by Jeffrey Drake Rides Mass Transit District and Jackson County Mass Transit District are general public transportation providers receiving Federal Transit Administration (FTA) Section 5307 (49 U.S.C. § 5307) funding for urbanized areas providing capital, operating and planning assistance for mass transportation. This program was […]

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RMTD announces agreement with SIU to provide Saluki Express services

Information in this article was published on: May 25th, 2018 by Jeffrey Drake HARRISBURG – Rides Mass Transit District has entered into an agreement with Southern Illinois University Carbondale to provide Saluki Express bus services. “We are very excited about what this partnership will mean for the students and the residents of the area,” said […]