October 1, 2014
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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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Green Light: Environmental Compliance Audit

In September 2013, MTD’s Environmental and Sustainability Management System (ESMS) was certified by the ISO 14001:2004 standard. At the time of certification, MTD was the sixth transit agency in the country to achieve ISO 14001:2004 certification and the first in the … Continue reading

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Congratulations and Thanks, Bill Volk!

Today, June 30 is MTD Managing Director, Bill Volk’s last day. He is retiring from the District after serving in the role of Managing Director for 40 years. Well, 40 and a half years to be exact, his first day was … Continue reading

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Bus Operator Summer Review

School may be out for the summer, but here at MTD classes are in session. Bus Operator Summer Review Training began June 9 and continues through August. Every summer, classes of operators are brought in daily to spend time with staff … 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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Green Light: IGBA Certifies MTD

The Illinois Green Business Association (IGBA) presented the Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District (MTD) with its Green Business Certification at the MTD Board of Trustees meeting on Wednesday, May 28, 2014. MTD is the first public transit district in Illinois to … 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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Urbana, IL 61802-2009
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