Oct 31, 2013
RTA sets 3 public hearings

CLEVELAND -- The Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority (RTA) has set three public hearings about RTA policies on Nov. 6, 2013 at 8:30 a.m., 12:15 p.m. and 5:15 p.m. These public hearings are required by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.

Hearings

All meetings will be at the RTA Main Office, 1240 W. Sixth St. in Cleveland, and are accessible to anyone with mobility impairments. The office is served by the free B-Line and E-Line trolleys and connect on Public Square with all rail lines and many bus lines. A Spanish translator and interpretive services for the hearing-impaired will be available. 

Policies

Policies regarding fares and service reductions, days and hours of service, on-time performance, overcrowding and much more are required to be discussed in public hearings. No service reductions or fare changes are planned at this time.

For a description of policies up for discussion on Nov. 6, go to www.riderta.com/publichearing If you do not have computer access, call 216-566-5220 and information will be mailed to you. Comments can also be mailed to public-comment@gcrta.org. Comments must be received by Nov. 20 for consideration.

RTA provides quality, economic and safe public transportation via rail, bus and Paratransit throughout Cuyahoga County. Real-time information is available for all buses and trains. Check www.riderta.com or call the RTAnswerline at 216-621-9500.

Media Contact: Mary Shaffer, Public Relations: 216-566-5211