The Intercity Transit Authority scheduled a special meeting for May 16. The agenda will be to review the composition of the governing body of the Public Transit Benefit Area (PTBA), which is required every four years by legislation. The legislation creating PBTA requires that this review be conducted at a special meeting of the county legislative authority and an elected representative of each city within the PTBA boundaries.
Intercity Transit invites public comment on potential federally funded transit projects proposed in its draft 2019- 2022 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP). The comment period will culminate with a public hearing Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at 5:30 p.m. at Intercity Transit’s business office.
Read this month's Rider News for an IT Road Trip update, information about the Bicycle Commuter Challenge Earth Day Market Ride, riding the bus to Pike Place Market with Travel Training, and more! Pick up a copy on the bus, at Customer Service in the Olympia Transit Center or read it here.
A joint project between the City of Tumwater and Intercity Transit will install wider sidewalks with curbs and gutters, crosswalks with rapid flashing beacons, curb extensions (bulb-outs), new asphalt, and improved bus stops and benches at Tumwater Square Station. Construction will begin on March 5 and is expected to last through late April.
Intercity Transit has selected seven organizations to receive retired vans through a competitive application and review process. The organizations will provide vital transportation services to their clients.