RiderNews

Get On Board For Public Transit April 25!
Transit agencies across the Triad and nation will recognize public transportation's important role in quality of life, economic development and sustainability with Get on Board Day. On Thursday, April 25, the public can ride fare free on GTA, HEAT, SCAT, PART Express, Winston Salem Transit Authority and High Point Transit System buses. We encourage you to use the time to experience the benefits of public transit, and learn ways you can support the Get On Board For Public Transit movement!

GTA Board Meeting Cancelled
The GTA Board Meeting scheduled for April 23 had been cancelled. 

Helping-Hands-LogoHelp Us Build For Our Community
As we experience the anniversary of the tornado that caused destruction in East Greensboro, you are invited to join our operators and staff in the GTA Helping Hands Group Build for Habitat for Humanity. Saturday, May 18 7:45 am to 3 pm. The site address, located along GTA Route 6 will be announced. Lunch will be served, but participation is limited on a first-come, first-served basis. Register today!

Team Keolis/GTA...Play Ball!Baseball kid
GTA along with KeolisNA is proud to announce the inaugural season of Keolis/GTA Youth Baseball. As part of Greensboro Parks and Recreation "A" League, the team will play a series of games through late May. Check out the game schedule and come out to support Coach Baskerville and the team for a fun-filled season! 

Final Stretch for Transit Plan
A final public hearing for the Mobility Greensboro 2040 Short Term Plan is scheduled for Tuesday, April 23 at 5:30 pm in the GTA Board Room. The public is invited to review the final recommendations that will go into effect July 1. See the plan here.

IRide-Final-LogoPilot Program Broadens Options for SCAT Travel
Users of Specialized Community Area Transportation (SCAT) will soon find a new way to travel in Greensboro. I-Ride by SCAT launches February 1 with private, on-demand transportation providing door-to-door service for one flat cost. Learn more on the I-Ride page. 


How are we doing? Check our Scorecard!
Ever wonder how GTA is doing with on-time performance? Customer service? Maintenance? We now offer the GTA Scorecard where we compile the numbers to provide you an accurate picture of accomplishments and areas of improvement. Visit this Web page to access the scoreboard and take a three-minute survey for your chance to win free bus passes.


SCAT-webSCAT at Your Service
SCAT provides door-to-door and curb-to-curb transportation services for persons with disabilities who cannot ride a standard GTA bus. Learn more on the SCAT Web page.

Temporary Detour in Affect for Route 8
Due to construction around Cotswald Avenue, GTA Route 8 Battleground Avenue will operate on an updated detour until further notice. The current outbound route will turn right on Cotswald, left on Old Battleground, and left on Battleground inbound. We apologize for the inconvenience.


Your Bus is in Your Hands
Need to know the progress of your GTA or HEAT bus? Get real-time information on your smart phone or text-enabled phone. Download the free Transloc Rider app from the Apple or Android app stores or visit the live online map.

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GTA Partners with Local Business to Offer GO Pass eXtra$
Your GO Pass transit smart card will save you more than just 20 percent off your GTA fares. Flash your pass at a variety of local merchants and receive great discounts at retail, dining, entertainment establishments and many others. Check out our current list of participating merchants and prepare to save!


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Get Heard with Audio Transit AdvertisingGirl on Bus
To complement traditional and specialty display advertising available to the public, GTA is excited to offer Audio Ads. Your 15-second custom message will be heard by more than 82,000 passengers each week. Learn more on our advertising page.

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GTA Activity and Coloring Book Available
Hey kids! Looking to learn more about GTA and public transportation? Check out our Activity and Coloring Book that features a maze puzzle, word search, and plenty of coloring pages. We hear coloring books are all the rage with adults as well. Just download, print and enjoy!

Did You Know?
GTA offers a free Discount Identification Card that gives holders half-price fares if they: are a veteran, senior citizen (60 years or older), are a student (6-18 years), receive Medicaid/Medicare, or have a disability. Documentation of either of these is required to a receive card, which must be shown to a driver at boarding each time. For more information, call 336-335-6499.

GTA Title VI Notice to the Public, Reasonable Modifications Statement and Disadvantaged Business Enterprise

Greensboro Transit Authority complies with federal laws that prohibit discrimination against people because of their race, color or national origin, disability, and in some cases, sex, age or low income status. Also, reasonable modification requests can be made to GTA for the use of transit services. Click to view the full notice.