The Federal Transit Administration issued new charter regulations effective April 30, 2008. The RTC must follow these regulations when responding to special service requests.
Any of the following features may be characteristic of charter service as defined by the FTA under 49 CFR 604.3(c):
Requests received by RTC to provide special service to an event or for the benefit of a specific group must be submitted in writing. Please complete the form below and submit by fax 775-324-3503 to David Jickling, RTC Director of Public Transportation. You may also Contact Us by email.
The RTC will notify private charter operators when special service requests are received. Charter operators must be registered on FTA’s Charter Registration Website: http://www.fta.dot.gov/CharterRegistration
For more information please review the FTA's Charter Rule: