December 1, 2015
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International Walk and Roll to School Day

“In my day, we walked to school! In the rain, in the snow, and it was uphill both ways!” said your parents, grandparents, or maybe even you, dear reader. This story is usually told to a youth perceived to be … Continue reading

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Multimodal Corridor Enhancement (MCORE) Project Open House

Last week on Thursday, September 17, the partner agencies and consultants of the MCORE Project hosted a public meeting to get input on final designs for the five project areas. Around this time last year, we blogged about the Transportation Investment Generating … Continue reading

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Stand Up for Transportation

MTD invites you to Stand Up for Transportation this Thursday, April 9. Stand Up for Transportation Day is a day for education and outreach to the public and our elected officials. Our goal is to raise awareness for our local, regional, and national … Continue reading

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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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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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Urbana Park District Campers Ride MTD

Summer is gone and many are welcoming the cooler fall temperatures. But Dana Mancuso, Public Information Manager for the Urbana Park District, encouraged us to return to summer when she contacted us about a recent success story. Gotta Get There … 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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