Rider News - May 2021

Read the May 2021 Rider News for the latest information from Intercity Transit. This issue includes information about submitting public comment on the draft Transportation Improvement Projects, a reminder that masks are required on buses and transit property. It also includes details about signing up for the 34th Annual Bicycle Commuter Challenge and Walk N Roll's Youth Bike Challenge.

Transit Seeks Public Comment on Transportation Improvement Projects

Intercity Transit invites public comment on potential federally funded transit projects proposed in its draft 2022-2025 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP). The comment period will be from April 22 through May 19, 2021. The public hearing scheduled for May 19th will be held remotely in accordance with SCR 8402 extending certain gubernatorial orders issued in response to the COVID-19 state of emergency. Opportunities to give public comment by telephone or other remote means will be made available.

Rider News - February 2021

Read the February 2021 Rider News for the latest information from Intercity Transit. This issue includes information about service additions planned to be implemented in March and updated statewide and federal mask mandates. Other information includes a hiring opportunity, joining the Winter Bicycle Challenge and a family-friendly bicycle scavenger hunt.

Intercity Transit Adds Service on Busy Martin Way Corridor

Intercity Transit has added service to Routes 62A and 62B to better serve passengers traveling along the Martin Way corridor. The additional bus service increases trip frequency between the Olympia Transit Center and Marvin Road to every 15 minutes. The changes are effective immediately and will operate 7 days a week. The additional service is designed to reduce crowding and allow for greater physical distancing among passengers.

No Transit Service Christmas Day and New Year’s Day

Intercity Transit will be closed on Christmas Day, Friday, Dec. 25, 2020 and New Year’s Day, Friday, Jan. 1, 2021. Local bus and Dial-A-Lift services will not operate. Customer Service and the administrative office will also be closed. Local bus service will operate on current schedules on Christmas Eve, Thursday, Dec. 24, 2020. However, the last Dial-A-Lift pick up will be at approximately 8 p.m. Customer Service will close at 6 p.m.

Rider News - December 2020

Read the December 2020 Rider News for the latest information from Intercity Transit. Including reminders for traveling during the COVID-19 pandemic and ways we can all do our part to keep everyone safe and healthy. Other information in this issue includes upcoming holiday schedules, getting prepared for winter weather and a construction update for our Pattison Street facility.

Rider News - November 2020

Read the November 2020 Rider News for the latest information from Intercity Transit. Read about the transit platform reopening at the Olympia Transit Center and riding The One along Martin Way. This issue also includes information about our plan as we work toward adding more bus service, including hiring and job opportunities.