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Kerry Freaking McCormack Prepping Legislation to Decriminalize RTA Fare Evasion

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click to enlarge Twitter: @CLEfortransit CPT’s Chris Stocking on the mic, and City Councilmen Matt Zone, Kerry McCormack and RTA trustee Justin Bibb at HealthLine event (10/24/2019). Cleveland City Councilman Kerry McCormack confirmed Friday that a draft of legislation to decriminalize fare evasion has been prepared and is being reviewed...
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West Side Red Line Back in Service, Just in Time for Browns Game

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click to enlarge West side portions of RTA’s Red Line rapid transit line has been out of service most of the summer as crews have repaired the retaining walls that border the tracks. Since May 30, the Red Line has been replaced with shuttle buses from the West Blvd –...
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At Laaaaaaaaast … RTA Smart Cards are Coming Along

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click to enlarge Sam Allard / Scene Clevelanders for Public Transit rally (7/23/2018). The grassroots transportation advocacy organization Clevelanders for Public Transit and members of the RTA board of trustees have called on RTA to terminate its contract with a company that was supposed to have provided “smart card services”...
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There’s Now Free Wi-Fi at Some RTA Transit Centers, With Internet at Bus Loops Coming Soon

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Wednesday, August 14, 2019 There’s Now Free Wi-Fi at Some RTA Transit Centers, With Internet at Bus Loops Coming Soon Posted By Evey Weisblat on Wed, Aug 14, 2019 at 2:36 PM Free Wi-Fi is being installed at several Greater Cleveland Reginal Transit Authority (RTA) transit centers and stations around...
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Ex-RTA Board Prez Dixon Pleads Guilty to Theft in Office, Will Repay Health Insurance Premiums

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Photo courtesy of RTA RTA board chairman George Dixon III George Dixon III, who served for 24 years as the President of the Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority (RTA) board of trustees, has pleaded guilty to theft while in office. The former restaurateur has agreed to pay $132,000 in restitution...
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RTA Votes on New CEO, Described as Energetic, Innovative, Experienced Transit Leader

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click to enlarge The Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority (RTA) board of trustees voted Tuesday morning to enter into contract negotiations with India Birdsong, currently the COO of Nashville’s Metropolitan Transit Authority, to become the next Chief Executive Officer and General Manager of RTA. Birdsong was selected after an “exhaustive and...
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RTA Offers Free Rides This Saturday to Coincide with Cuyahoga50

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click to enlarge In celebration of the progress made in cleaning up Northeast Ohio’s waterways, RTA riders can hop on any route tomorrow without being charged. With free rides, folks can easily check out any of the events planned for the 50th anniversary of the Cuyahoga River fire. The Cuyahoga50 events...
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Free Wi-Fi Could be Coming to All RTA Vehicles as Soon as August 2020

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click to enlarge Photo via Raymond Wambsgans at Flickr Creative Common Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority (RTA) riders could be gifted with free Wi-Fi as soon as August 2020. RTA staff requested at a board meeting Tuesday that the agency’s operational planning and infrastructure committee recommend a contract approval with AT&T,...
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RTA Shuttle Buses to Replace Red Line Rapid from Cudell to Hopkins ‘Until Further Notice’

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Friday, May 31, 2019 RTA Shuttle Buses to Replace Red Line Rapid from Cudell to Hopkins ‘Until Further Notice’ Posted By Sam Allard on Fri, May 31, 2019 at 2:22 PM click to enlarge Just a little PSA here: RTA has announced that due to “extensive track work” on the...

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