March 29, 2015
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Ride the 280 tranSPORT to Memorial Stadium

While unseasonably warm temperatures grace our area this week, we all know fall and winter temperatures are inevitable. The Fighting Illini Football Team and their fans have four more home games to weather. Don’t get caught in the cold! Let … Continue reading

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16 Pink Gets Updated

Roadwork on Windsor The City of Champaign closed the bridge on Windsor Road over Interstate I-57 on April 1, 2014 to begin construction. The roadwork will widen the approaches to the bridge. The City’s press release details that construction will last through … Continue reading

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Green Light: MTD Supports Protection of Mahomet Aquifer

MTD’s Board of Trustees voted on a resolution on Wednesday, January 30 to support the petition to the United States Environmental Protection Agency (U.S. EPA) to designate the Mahomet Aquifer as a Sole Source Aquifer. The Board unanimously supported the resolution. A … Continue reading

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How to Get to the YMCA on MTD

This blog post was originally published on January 21, 2013. It was updated on February 11, 2015. In December, MTD announced that service to the Stephen’s Family YMCA of Champaign County would begin in January 2013. And on January 14, 2013 we … Continue reading

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MTD Service to Stephens Family YMCA

Last Wednesday, December 5, MTD’s Board of Trustees met to discuss, among other agenda items, providing service to the Stephens Family YMCA of Champaign County. All seven board members agreed to the resolution proposed by Vice Chairman Don Uchtmann to provide service … Continue reading

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Ride the 280 tranSPORT to Homecoming

There are three home games remaining in the 2012 Illini Football season. This gives you three more chances to ride the 280 tranSPORT! MTD operates the 280 tranSPORT service to encourage alternative transportation to Memorial Stadium and to alleviate traffic … Continue reading

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A Rainy Saturday Puts a Damper on Events

MTD attended three community events on Saturday, October 13. Unfortunately, the rain and thunderstorms had other plans. Reaching Out for Answers: Disability Resource Expo This event was held, thankfully, indoors at Lincoln Square Mall. MTD was proud to help sponsor … Continue reading

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When to Pull the Stop Request Cord?

A Tweeter Asks @CUMTD I’ve noticed lots of new kids waiting on the voice prompt to request a stop. The voice usually comes just as u arrive to the stop this ends up frustrating ur drivers who tell ppl to … Continue reading

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Another School Year, Another Service Year

It’s here! The new 2012-2013 service year is finally here! A majority of the improvements only affect schedules. While most routes are unchanged, several schedules were redone to improve on-time performance. MTD Planners used real-time route histories to inform the … Continue reading

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Safety on University of Illinois Campus

They’re Back! The official move-in day for University of Illinois Housing is Thursday, August 23. But as any veteran knows, the flood of new and returning students begins much earlier in the week. Safety continues to be our number one … Continue reading

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