"RTA in The Land" is a repository of media mentions generated by sources outside RTA.

This page may include:

  • interviews of RTA staff by local or national media outlets,
  • articles from third-party newsletters, and
  • video and audio clips from community groups.

May 17, 2022

Helping Hands Honoree Chief Deirdre R. Jones, MPA

Deirdre R. Jones, MPA, Chief of Police/Director of Security, Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority (GCRTA) Police Department, received a Helping Hands Award for her support of the Diversion Center, including the installation of the garden area, and a shift in culture about mental health and substance use disorders within the GCRTA Police.


May 1, 2022

Meet some of the women who are impacting our community and the country.

Apr 12, 2022

19 News spoke to RTA’s Chief of Police on what’s being done to reduce violence and crime on the buses and trains. 

Apr 7, 2022

RTA will receive a nearly $57 million in federal transportation funds coming to Ohio, as part of a $20 billion nationwide transit aid package.

Mar 17, 2022

Solon Reacts Positively to Route #41 Modifications

Angee Shaker, Solon's Director of Economic Development, had positive comments about the effect the expansion of the #41 route will have on mobility in the city's central retail district.

Mar 9, 2022

The Greater Cleveland Partnership offered positive comments on RTA's recent rollout of 16 new HealthLine vehicles.

Mar 4, 2022

Deputy General Manager Natoya Walker-Minor describes RTA's commitment as the first public transit agency to sign on to the Hispanic Promise.

Feb 25, 2022

General Manager/CEO India Birdsong outlines what's next for RTA in this Friday Forum appearance at the City Club.

Feb 25, 2022

New Transit Police Chief Deirdre Jones recalls her trailblazing journey to her present position.

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