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Press Release: Kuenzli Street Opens to Two-Way Traffic Monday

October 14, 2020
The Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) of Washoe County is planning to wrap up its construction project on Kuenzli Street on Monday, October 19. At that time, Kuenzli Street will open to two-way traffic from Kirman Avenue to Giroux Street. This segment of Kuenzli Street was...Read More →

Press Release: The RTC Earns Three American Planning Association Awards

The Nevada Chapter of the America Planning Association (APA) has awarded the Regional Transportation Commission of Washoe County (RTC) with three APA 2020 DeBoer Awards for outstanding achievement in three categories. Outstanding Implementation: Virginia Street Bus RAPID Transit Extension Project. Outstanding Public Outreach and Journalism:...Read More →

Press Release: RTC RIDE Service Changes Begin September 5

August 31, 2020
The Regional Transportation Commission of Washoe County (RTC) is enhancing its transit service and changes may affect your RIDE. The RTC is implementing these changes to continue to provide passengers with reliable and on-time service. These changes will improve transit access and passenger travel times...Read More →

Press Release: Greg Street Closed for Paving Weekend of August 7

August 3, 2020
The Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) of Washoe County is continuing construction on the Greg Street rehabilitation project in Sparks. As part of the project, Greg Street will be closed to through traffic between McCarran Boulevard and Franklin Way beginning Friday, August 7 at 7 p.m....Read More →

Press Release: Second Bus Driver Tests Positive for COVID-19

July 23, 2020
The Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) of Washoe County’s transit contractor, Keolis, is reporting a second bus driver has tested positive for COVID-19. The driver has not been at work since July 14. The driver did not have any close-contact interactions with passengers within the guidelines...Read More →

Press Release: Bus Driver Tests Positive for COVID-19

July 22, 2020
The Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) of Washoe County’s transit contractor, Keolis, is reporting a bus driver tested positive for COVID-19. The driver has not been at work since July 13. This employee went to the doctor on July 13 and was given a COVID-19 test,...Read More →

Press Release: Mask Dispensers Installed on RTC Buses

July 15, 2020
The Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) of Washoe County has completed the installation of mask dispensers on its buses. Now, transit passengers can conveniently use self-service mask dispensers to receive a free mask as they board any RTC bus. The health and safety of the community...Read More →