April 24, 2014
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MTD Maps & Schedules Book Second Edition

The second edition of the annual Maps & Schedules Book hit the streets last week. The delivery from the printer was understandably delayed due to the severe weather Monday and Tuesday. The 25,000 books MTD printed feature new and updated information. … Continue reading

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Green Light: MTD’s New Year’s Resolutions

MTD regrets the delayed publication of our weekly blog post, which is usually every Monday at 3 pm. But we are proud of the service we put on the street January 6, 2014 in the extreme cold weather and snow … Continue reading

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MTD STOPwatch Kiosks

A friendly reminder that there will be no evening service on December 31 and no service all day on January 1, 2014. Coming in 2014, seven MTD bus stops will receive a new amenity. STOPwatch kiosks will be installed in … Continue reading

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I Forgot Something on an MTD Bus

A friendly reminder that there will be no evening service on December 24 and no service all day on December 25. They come in the form of tweets…they are found in Facebook messages and posts…emails are sent through website feedback … Continue reading

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UI Winter Break Service Reductions 2013-2014

This weekend proved that winter is undoubtedly upon us, which transitions nicely into this week’s blog post! UI Winter Break Service Reductions go into effect this Saturday, December 21, 2013 and continue through January 18, 2014. MTD reduces services during the … Continue reading

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Spring Work Board

Three times a year, MTD operators, technicians, and service workers pick the shifts they will work. Seniority organizes the order full-time employees and then part-time employees “pick.” Picking for the Spring Board, which runs December 22, 2013 through May 17, 2014, … Continue reading

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MTD Develops a Strategic Plan

Strategic planning is a valuable exercise for all industries to assess the current state and create a road map for the future. MTD is currently developing a strategic plan with employees, our Board of Trustees, and consultants to meet the daily … Continue reading

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Fall Break Service Reductions 2013

One more week and then Thanksgiving and Fall Break are upon us! As we warned in our October-November email newsletter, STOPtalk, Fall Break Service Reductions occur during the week of the UI break. Full, regular service will operate on Friday, … Continue reading

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MTD ART Wall Installed at Illinois Terminal

A wall of Illinois Terminal, MTD’s intermodal facility in downtown Champaign, has been taken over. “People have taken the time to stop and look,” said Adam Shanks Illinois Terminal Manager. “They were unaware that MTD was involved in this – … Continue reading

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Green Light: MTD Receives Governor’s Sustainability Award

Guest blogger, Jane Sullivan,  is MTD’s Sustainability and Transportation Planner. She submitted the application and attended the ceremony in Peoria. Honored to be Green Tuesday, October 29, MTD was one of 27 Illinois organizations presented with the 2013 Governor’s Sustainability Award. This … Continue reading

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