The past several weeks have been difficult for our Country, State and Communities, without a doubt. In the midst of a global pandemic, racial tension and community divisions, civil unrest has erupted within our streets, homes and businesses.
The RTA Board of Trustees met today. All resolutions were approved. The meeting was livestreamed for the public at www.facebook.com/riderta
From June 28 through August 8, 2020, Blue and Green Line rail service east of Tower City will be replaced with 67R buses due to a six week RTA track construction project between E. 55 and Woodhill.
Statement regarding Transit Police from the Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority (RTA)
CLEVELAND, OH -- When COVID-19 hit in late March, many Greater Cleveland shelters, churches and libraries that the homeless visit began closing, leaving the homeless with no place to go. As a result, many of the homeless began using Greater Cleve
COVID-19 RTA Update – Monday, June 8, 2020
RTA Employee Tests Positive
CLEVELAND, OH -- Due to the city-mandated curfew impacting Cleveland’s central business district, employees scheduled to work onsite at the Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority (RTA) main office must adjust their work times to begin work n
Cleveland, OH – Due to the city-mandated curfew impacting Cleveland’s Downtown central business district, the main office of the Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority (RTA), 1240 West 6th Street, will be closed Monday, June 1 and Tuesday, J
RTA remains a safe, viable option for those who prefer public transportation or for those who have no other transportation option for their daily commutes. RTA customers can rest assured that RTA remains committed to adhering to the cleaning protocols instituted even before one case of COVID-19 was reported in the State of Ohio, and to those safety measures adopted every day since.
The Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority (RTA) is reporting that two additional staff members have tested positive for COVID-19. One individual is a laborer based at the Woodhill facility whose last day of work was Thursday, May 14. The second individual is a Paratransit driver whose last day of work was Wednesday, May 20.
RTA in The Land
Sep 17, 2022
RTA’s Deputy General Manager of Engineering & Project Management, Mike Schipper, describes how disruptive management for a short period allows for years of uninterrupted service.
Sep 12, 2022
Host Joe Cronauer talks with Deputy General Manager Natoya Walker Minor about access to COVID-19 vaccinations and booster shots aboard the RTA Community Immunity Bus.
Sep 11, 2022
Dean Bernard Owens interviews India Birdsong, General Manager and CEO of the Greater Cleveland RTA. They talk about transit, accessibility, and caring for people in public spaces.
Aug 30, 2022
GCTRA, in collaboration with nonprofit artists’ platform Graffiti HeArt, arranged for French graffiti artist Blek Le Rat to stencil one of his most famous pieces "The Man Who Walks Through Walls" on a pier of the Cuyahoga River Viaduct Bridge near Merwin’s Wharf.
Aug 26, 2022
Host Gabriella Kreuz talks with Paratransit Manager Alroy Gibson about the RTA Community Connection Line.