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Input Sought for Coordinated Transportation Plan for Mahoning/Trumbull Counties

A new Coordinated Public Transit-Human Services Transportation Plan (Coordinated Plan) has been developed for Mahoning and Trumbull Counties. The primary focus of this Plan is to identify transportation needs and gaps experienced by seniors, persons with disabilities and low-income populations in the two counties and determine ways to overcome those …

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Free Fares Extended

Free Rides on All WRTA Buses Continued Through 12/31/21

Free fares on all WRTA buses will be extended through December 31, 2021. “We first implemented free fares last year in response to the COVID-19 pandemic,” said WRTA Executive Director Dean Harris. “While that situation has improved in recent months, the Valley is still recovering from its effects in many ways. …

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Help Wanted - Drivers

WRTA Is Hiring Drivers

WRTA is looking for cheerful People Persons to join our staff of driving professionals! Must be capable of safely operating a transit passenger bus or other vehicle on fixed routes, Countywide, or ADA All-Access service. Will collect passenger fares. Valid Ohio CDL with passenger endorsement required. Will complete driver training …

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Closed July 5th

No Bus Service on July 5th

WRTA WILL BE CLOSED – NO BUS SERVICE Please be advised that WRTA will be closed and there will be no bus service on Monday, July 5th in celebration of the holiday. We here at WRTA sincerely hope that you and your family will have a very happy and safe …

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June Board Meeting Cancelled

Please be advised that the June Board of Trustees Meeting set for Thursday, June 24 at 3:00 p.m. has been cancelled.

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Changes to Some WRTA Routes Will Take Effect June 7

As of Monday, June 7, the following WRTA Fixed Route schedules will change: The 11-Cornersburg route will no longer travel along Raccoon Road to the Wedgewood Plaza, but will instead terminate at Rulli Bros. on Kirk Road and then proceed east back along Kirk Road. The 27-Austintown Loop route will run …

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Updated Policies for Riding WRTA Buses Announced

While some restrictions put in place as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic are easing, others are still in effect. Here’s what WRTA riders should be aware of: Seating restrictions will be eliminated on WRTA buses. For social distancing purposes, some seats have been blocked off, but all seats will …

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Ride a WRTA Bus to Area Mass Vaccination Events at No Charge

Mahoning County residents have several options for receiving a COVID-19 vaccination over the next weeks and months. WRTA can provide FREE bus transportation to many of them. Residents of the City of Youngstown can take advantage of clinics coordinated by the Youngstown City Health District. In addition to many smaller …

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Take an Online Survey and Help Determine the Future of Transportation in the Valley

WRTA is developing a Coordinated Public Transit Human Services Transportation Plan for Trumbull and Mahoning Counties. You can have input into how this plan takes shape by filling out an online survey. “We are encouraging all residents and businesspeople in Trumbull and Mahoning Counties to participate in our survey, regardless …

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Starting Apr. 5, Buses Will Stop ONLY at Designated Bus Stops

Under a new policy that will take effect Monday, April 5, WRTA buses will stop to pick up or discharge passengers only at officially designated bus stops along each of WRTA Fixed Routes. As of that date, riders will no longer be able to hail a bus at any location …

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