Intercity Transit will launch a new route to expand service into the growing Northeast Lacey area. Route 65 – Hawks Prairie, is currently being planned with input from the community. The new route is scheduled to begin on March 22, 2020.
The Intercity Transit Authority (Authority) will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019 to receive comments on a five-year, “zero-fare” demonstration project. The Authority will vote whether to implement the project on Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2019 at Intercity Transit’s administrative office located at 526 Pattison St. SE in Olympia. If passed the project will go into effect on Jan. 1, 2020.
Intercity Transit will launch its new high-performance, limited stop bus service Monday, November 11, 2019. “The One,” provides faster, more direct transit service, connecting the Martin Way Park & Ride in Lacey to the Capital Mall in west Olympia with limited stops.
Read the November Rider News for the latest information from Intercity Transit! Learn about an opportunity to provide public comment on our draft 2020 draft budget, strategic plan and proposed fare change. You can also read about the Intercity Transit Authority's consideration of a zero-fare system and our new fast, frequent and direct service - The One! Pick up a copy on buses, at Customer Service or read it here.
Intercity Transit wants your input on its draft 2020 Budget and 2020-2025 Strategic Plan. Comments must be received by 4 p.m. on Nov. 20 to be considered unless they are provided at the public hearing. The Intercity Transit Authority will make final decisions about next year’s budget and the agency’s updated strategic plan at their Dec.4 , 2019 meeting.