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How to Use A Bike Box: Stop. Turn. Wait.
MTD's Bike Box Rap video shows cyclists and motorists what to do in and near the new Bike Boxes in Campustown. New to the University of Illinois Campus in Fall 2018, Bike Boxes were installed as part of the MCORE Project and are designed to help keep cyclists safe.
Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District Begins 2018-19 Service Year with New Website, Other Changes
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 Launches All-New Website at mtd.org: New Subscription Necessary
MTD's moved on the web! Find us at mtd.org and try out our new Trip Planning and school trip planning tools. Questions? We're here when you need us, just call 217.384.8188.
$1.45M FTA Grant: Hydrogen Fuel Cell Buses
A $1.45 million competitive Federal Transit Administration (FTA) grant has been awarded to the Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District (MTD) for the purchase of no-emission, hydrogen fuel cell electric buses and associated infrastructure.
Veterans To Ride MTD at No Charge with New Veteran Pass, Available January 2, 2018
Beginning January 2018, MTD will offer a free, unlimited, 3-year bus pass to veterans.
New Mobile Ticketing App, Token Transit, Launched April 2
The Token Transit app, available on iOS and Android, will allow passengers to purchase one trip, or a student, monthly, annual or Saturday/Sunday pass, with a credit card on the app (or with cash at MTD’s Illinois Terminal in downtown Champaign).
You’ll Never Believe What This Teacher’s Christmas Wish Was
3 min read
Why would you give bus passes to people who need food and shelter? This social worker spells it out for us.