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MTD Offers Online School Trip & Learn to Ride Resources for Unit 4, District 116 Families | January 18, 2021

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Preview of MTD Offers Online School Trip & Learn to Ride Resources for Unit 4, District 116 Families | January 18, 2021

January, 15 (Updated: January, 16)

MTD is happy to announce that updated School Trip routes, times, and maps – and virtual Learn-to-Ride resources – are available on our Schools page at mtd.org.

Spring Semester Brings Changes to Campus-Oriented Service | Sunday, January 24, 2021

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Preview of Spring Semester Brings Changes to Campus-Oriented Service | Sunday, January 24, 2021

January, 8 (Updated: January, 11)

MTD service on and near the University of Illinois campus will be changing with the start of the University’s Spring Semester on Sunday, January 24, 2021.

MTD Unveils New Logo to Celebrate 50 Years of Service

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Preview of MTD Unveils New Logo to Celebrate 50 Years of Service

August, 10 (Updated: August, 20)

As MTD prepares for our 50th birthday in 2021, we are commemorating half a century of service with a minor facelift to refresh our brand in the Fall of 2020! We may have a new look, but MTD’s real identity will always be rooted in our commitment to service.

Precautions for Coronavirus (COVID-19)

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Preview of Precautions for Coronavirus (COVID-19)

March, 11 (Updated: August, 12)

As confirmed cases of COVID-19 continue to spread across the United States, the Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District (MTD) is taking several steps to better protect all employees and passengers.

Temporary Rear Door Boarding on MTD Buses

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Preview of Temporary Rear Door Boarding on MTD Buses

March, 24 (Updated: August, 12)

MTD will be temporarily implementing rear door boarding effective Wednesday, March 25. Passengers will be directed to enter and exit the vehicle via the rear doors until further notice. Accessible boarding will continue through the front doors for those with limited mobility.

MTD Transit Will Operate as an Essential Service During Shelter in Place Order

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Preview of MTD Transit Will Operate as an Essential Service During Shelter in Place Order

March, 20 (Updated: August, 12)

Governor J.B. Pritzker has issued a "Stay at Home" Order beginning Saturday, March 21, 2020. This order will restrict all non-essential travel and business across the State. MTD will continue to serve those in need of essential transportation services.

MTD Facilities Limiting Public Access

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Preview of MTD Facilities Limiting Public Access

March, 17 (Updated: August, 12)

Effective Wednesday, March 18, MTD is taking additional measures to protect the health and safety of our passengers, visitors, and employees.

MTD Providing Free Rides

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Preview of MTD Providing Free Rides

March, 16 (Updated: August, 12)

In light of the rapidly developing public health situation with COVID-19, the Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District (MTD) will be temporarily offering free rides to all passengers for MTD’s fixed-route bus service, ADA Paratransit, and C-CARTS.

Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District Begins 2018-19 Service Year with New Website, Other Changes

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Preview of Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District Begins 2018-19 Service Year with New Website, Other Changes

August, 25 (Updated: May, 18)

The Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District (MTD) began their 2018-19 Service Year on August 12, 2018. MTD announces changes to the domain address for MTD's website, MTD's social media handles, & all MTD email accounts. We ask members of the public & media representatives to update their records.

MTD 280 tranSPORT Volleyball to Launch Tomorrow, Saturday, August 18, 2018

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Preview of MTD 280 tranSPORT Volleyball to Launch Tomorrow, Saturday, August 18, 2018

August, 17 (Updated: May, 18)

Illinois Athletics & the Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District (MTD) are pleased to announce a free park & ride service, the 280 tranSPORT Volleyball, to shuttle fans from the Bielfeldt Administration Building to Huff Hall for every home Illini Volleyball match.