CLEVELAND, OH – The Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority (RTA) will begin airing an audio message on board its buses and trains today to remind customers of new physical distancing guidance while riding public transportation.
CLEVELAND, OH – Effective Tuesday, March 24, 2020 the Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority (RTA) is suspending Park-N-Ride and Downtown Trolley bus service due to the Go
CLEVELAND, OH -- Two RTA employees who were asked to quarantine pending COVID-19 evaluation do NOT have the coronavirus. The third employee never exhibited any symptoms but will continue with the 14-day quarantine.
CLEVELAND, OH – Three RTA employees may have been exposed to the coronavirus due to recent travel on cruise lines. All three employees are on paid sick leave, per RTA policy, while they follow CDC protocol for testing and quarantine.
CLEVELAND, OH – The Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority (RTA) announced today that it is implementing paid sick leave guarantees for its employees related to the coronavirus.
The Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority (RTA) is reminding riders of the opportunity to attend any of the last three informational meetings scheduled for the week of March 9th.
CLEVELAND, OH – After working through schedules over the weekend, The Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority (RTA) is now able to allocate additional resources to clean every train every 24 hours.
In response to concerns about the spread of the coronavirus, RTA staff will clean all touchable surfaces on board its vehicles with a cleaning agent recommended by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC). Buses, which carry 85% of the system’s riders, will be sanitized at least every 24 hours. Rail cars will be sanitized every 72 hours. Other transit systems, including MTA in New York City, began a similar cleaning protocol on their buses and trains this week.
The RTA Board of Trustees met today. All agenda items that required consideration were moved to the full Board for approval.
The RTA Board of Trustees met today. All of the resolutions were approved.
RTA in The Land
Nov 18, 2022
Jimmy and crew catch a ride with Greater Cleveland RTA CEO & General Manager India Birdsong Terry and talk about what's coming next for Cleveland's mass transit system.
Nov 16, 2022
Public transportation presents a lifeline for millions of Americans. In Ohio, it was announced public transit agencies across the state would receive millions of dollars as part of the federal government’s Infrastructure and Jobs Act in 2022. Floun’say Caver, Chief Operating Officer for the Greater Cleveland RTA, joined Spectrum News to discuss what plans the system has to use the funds.
Oct 28, 2022
Find out what two CWRU students learned when they interviewed RTA Chief Operating Officer, Dr. Floun’say Caver, about the overall RTA system, and how it’s an important resource in bringing economic activity to the community.
Oct 13, 2022
Scene Magazine reporter Sam Allard writes on how a variety of track repairs, planned capital improvements, and preventative maintenance projects all contributed to RTA rail service interruptions in 2022.
Sep 29, 2022
EZfare validators have been installed on 35 of RTA’s 324 buses, allowing riders who purchased tickets on EZfare via Transit App to digitally scan a QR code as they board.