September 17, 2014
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$15.7 Million Grant Awarded to Champaign-Urbana

There was a big announcement last week. An MTD News story was published on our website on September 12 to share the word: On September 8, 2014 MTD was informed by Senator Durbin’s office that the Federal Department of Transportation (DOT) will … Continue reading

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Service Reductions Lift for Fall Semester

MTD summer service reductions will lift at the start of Friday, August 22 service. But they’ll be back. This week, we’re covering what service reductions are and when you can expect them again. Why Reduce Service? MTD reduces bus service … Continue reading

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MTD’s 2014-2015 Service Year Begins August 17

MTD’s new service year begins this Sunday, August 17. For MTD employees, riders, and bus lovers, it’s an exciting time. Our service is updated once a year and it requires months of feedback, planning, preparation, and production. Resources We covered the … Continue reading

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Designated Stops in Downtown Champaign

Do you board or alight an MTD route in downtown Champaign? If yes, then this post is a must-read! Any route serving downtown Champaign will only serve designated stops beginning Sunday, August 17 at the start of MTD’s 2014-2015 service year. … Continue reading

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MTD Receives Healthy Worksite Designation

MTD is proud to announce that on July 1, 2014, we received a Bronze level Illinois Healthy Worksite Designation. The Illinois Healthy Worksite Designation program launched this year and was established to recognize workplaces across the state with healthy practices that benefit both employers … Continue reading

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36th MTD Employee Awards Presentation

Then and Now MTD employees gather annually to celebrate each other’s commitment to service and safety. This year’s ceremony was on Sunday, June 1 and celebrated the accomplishments of 2013. The first awards presentation took place in 1978. Back then, MTD was seven … Continue reading

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Proposed Service Improvements 2014-2015

Public Hearing A public hearing will be held a week from today, Monday, June 16, from 4 to 6 pm at Illinois Terminal in CityView on the fourth floor. Please come and review the proposed service improvements for MTD’s 2014-2015 service … Continue reading

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New STOPwatch Kiosks

In December of last year, MTD announced the installation of seven STOPwatch kiosks across the community. What’s a STOPwatch kiosk? Follow that link in the first sentence to get the 4-1-1. So now that we’re in the heat of warmer weather, you … Continue reading

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Summer Construction Reroutes

Congratulations to University of Illinois and Parkland College Graduates! It’s been our pleasure to transport you to classes, libraries, coffee shops, volunteer destinations, shopping, and beyond. Good luck in your future endeavors! While Champaign Unit 4 Schools and Urbana School … Continue reading

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Summer Service Reductions 2014

Happy Finals Week! MTD’s fleet is rooting for you. The last day of full regular service will be Friday, May 16. MTD will operate late night trips (after midnight) as well as 335 SafeRides on that day. In summer’s passed, we’d … Continue reading

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