October 25, 2014
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Improvements for 2012-2013 Service Year

The 2012-2013 service year begins Sunday, August 19. A 12-month service year gives MTD the opportunity to add improvements to service and respond to concerns. A public hearing was held Wednesday, June 6 to give the community the opportunity to … Continue reading

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Playing it Safe 2012

Safe Riding Behaviors MTD loves attending Playing it Safe hosted by Carle. The Champaign County Fairgrounds are a convenient location with plenty of space. Sonic Drive-In provides free hot dogs and potato chips to all attendees (including participants). The event … Continue reading

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Facebook Request

Reminder: There is no service today in observance of Memorial Day. Service resumes Tuesday, May 29. “I have [a] question–and maybe you could address it on your blog.¬†When a bus is pulled over (at a bus stop or by the … Continue reading

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Taking MTD to Summer Events

There are many things to love about the summer. For us, we love attending community events! Talking with riders and non-riders about our services, handing out information, and giving away FUNctional goodies are all summer-time treats. MTD will be attending … Continue reading

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Summer Service Reductions 2012

Congrats! Hearty congratulations to graduates of the University of Illinois, Parkland College, Centennial, Central, and University High Schools! With degrees obtained and move-out weekend behind us, summer service reductions are firmly in effect. The below reductions will last through the … Continue reading

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Third Annual C-U Bike to Work and School Day

Let’s Roll The Champaign-Urbana Bike to Work and School Day is tomorrow, Tuesday, May 1! This event is hosted by the cities of Champaign and Urbana, the University of Illinois, the Champaign County Regional Planning Commission, Champaign County Bikes, and … Continue reading

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2012 Illinois Marathon and Ebertfest

Beginning Wednesday, April 25, visitors will descend upon Chambana for the Illinois Marathon and Roger Ebert’s Film Festival, Ebertfest. The fourth annual Christie Clinic Illinois Marathon grows each year. The races include a marathon, half marathon, wheelchair half marathon, marathon … Continue reading

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Bloodmobile Donors Since 1985

Like Clockwork Donors can give blood every two months. So our internal coordinator, Jim Dhom (also known as MTD’s Safety & Training Director) makes six appointments a year with Community Blood Services of Illinois. Did you know that in the … Continue reading

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STOPwatch Explained

Recently on Facebook, Twitter, and formspring, riders shared their concerns about STOPwatch real-time bus departure information. Two issues came to the forefront that both have solutions. The first requires education and the second asks for time. Rethinking Your Ride This … Continue reading

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Green Light: Adopt Urbana

Giving Back MTD is celebrating the second year of our adoption. In 2011, we signed onto the City of Urbana’s Adopt Urbana Program. We became the proud parents of Windsor Road between Philo and Race. MTD promised to¬†arrange litter clean-ups … Continue reading

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Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District
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Urbana, IL 61802-2009
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