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Nordin elected LTD Board VP

Cottage Grove entrepreneur Don Nordin was elected Vice President of the Lane Transit District (LTD) Board of Directors during the governing body’s December 15, 2021 meeting. Nordin represents Subdistrict 3 comprising Southeast Eugene, Creswell, Cottage Grove, and Lowell. “I am honored to be elected by my peers to serve as Vice President of the LTD […]

TRU-Vu Monitors partners with Sony Electronics

TRU-Vu Monitors, a leading provider of industrial-grade and medical-grade LCD monitors and touch screens, has announced the addition of Sony cameras to their product line-up. T.S.I., the parent company of TRU-Vu Monitors, has been a Sony Electronics partner and agent for over 15 years. Sony is known throughout the world for producing the best in […]

Complete Coach Works announces appointment of Chief Operating Officer

Complete Coach Works (CCW) announced today that Brad Carson was appointed the company’s Chief Operating Officer (COO). As COO, Brad will be instrumental in leading the operations, building culture, and executing the company’s goals. “It is an exciting time for the company and our employees as the transition to an Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) […]

TARTA’s Hub of Hope welcomes coat drive, library, Food for Thought

The Toledo Area Regional Transit Authority (TARTA) plans to open its doors to several community organizations in the near future as part of its Hub of Hope program. Through Hub of Hope, local nonprofits and other entities can reach out to TARTA customers and the general public by using the space at TARTA’s downtown Toledo […]

New Orleans Regional Transit Authority announces new permanent fare structure

Today, the New Orleans Regional Transit Authority (RTA) announced the agency’s new permanent fare structure at the New Orleans City Council’s December Meeting. The new fare structure aims to simply the fare offerings, incentivize pass sales for riders who use multiple transit modes for their daily commutes, and offer financial relief to RTA passengers as the economy recovers from the COVID-19 pandemic. The permanent fare structure will take effect on January 1, 2022. […]

New Orleans RTA names Operator of the Year and Maintenance Employee of the Year

The New Orleans Regional Transit Authority (RTA) is proud to announce Gary Rodney as Transit Operator of the Year and Duvalle Robichaux as the Maintenance Employee of the Year. As RTA commemorates one year since bringing all operations and administrative business in-house, the agency is aiming to build a culture of recognition focused on the key values of customer service, innovation, equity, safety, and […]

New Orleans Regional Transit Authority enters new buses into revenue service

Today, the New Orleans Regional Transit Authority (RTA) announced 21 newly designed 35’ New Flyer buses that will begin to enter service on Wednesday, December 15. The 21 new buses were funded with a $13,916,000 through the Federal Transit Administration’s (FTA) 2020 Bus and Bus Facilities grant program. This grant also funded 21 new Paratransit vehicles which are scheduled […]

Cecil County Public Schools and Cecil County Sheriff’s Office launch safety initiative to protect students at school bus stops

  Cecil County Public Schools and Cecil County Sheriff’s Office have partnered with BusPatrol to launch a new school bus safety program. Starting Monday, January 3, all 180 school buses in the district will be equipped with safety technology to safeguard students both inside and outside of the bus. The program includes cloud-connected stop-arm cameras […]

Proterra announces EV battery factory in South Carolina as demand for commercial electric vehicles grows

  As demand for commercial electric vehicles continues to grow across the United States and around the world, Proterra Inc (NASDAQ: PTRA), a leading innovator in commercial vehicle electrification technology, today announced plans to open a new EV battery system manufacturing plant in South Carolina to produce the company’s industry-leading battery systems for Proterra Powered […]

Dutchess County launches school bus safety program to protect children, stop dangerous drivers

  Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro announced today the County has partnered with BusPatrol to launch a school bus safety program, tackling the issue of motorists illegally passing stopped school buses. As part of the partnership, more than 1,000 school buses across Dutchess County have access to advanced safety technology at zero cost to local […]