Tag Archives: RTS

RTS Hybrid Buses May Not Be Saving As Much Green As Expected

By on March 14th, 2014 | Last updated: March 19, 2014 at 9:41 am

It will take RTS about 10 years of fuel savings to pay off the costs of the hybrid buses.

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Armed Woman Detained at RTS Bus Depot

By on January 7th, 2014 | Last updated: January 9, 2014 at 12:17 pm

A woman with a handgun and ammunition was kept from boarding a Gainesville RTS bus after pulling the gun on her girlfriend.

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Gainesville’s Handicapped and Disabled Riders Finding It Easier to Take the Bus

By on December 21st, 2013 | Last updated: December 16, 2013 at 9:42 am

Taking a bus is now a normal everyday part of disabled people’s lives because the service seen dramatic improvements in the last few years. RTS reported in their yearly ridership report that they had over 40,000 handicapped and disabled riders from October 1, 2012 to September 30,2013.

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Transportation summit addresses Gainesville’s road issues

By and on April 11th, 2013 | Last updated: April 11, 2013 at 3:06 pm

City officials and local residents spoke out about Gainesville’s transportation problems at a five-hour transportation summit on Wednesday.

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Man faces life-threatening injuries after rear-ending RTS bus

By on April 10th, 2013 | Last updated: April 13, 2013 at 4:52 pm

A 74-year-old man is now facing life-threatening injuries after rear-ending a Regional Transit Bus early Wednesday morning.

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Gainesville City Commission discusses parking decals near UF campus

By on March 27th, 2013 | Last updated: March 27, 2013 at 2:07 pm

The Gainesville City Commission’s Community Development Committee met to discuss city parking decal issues near the University of Florida campus.

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Celebration honors Rosa Parks

By on February 5th, 2013 | Last updated: February 5, 2013 at 3:29 pm

Monday marks what would have been civil rights activist Rosa Parks’ 100th birthday.

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In the News: Arms bill, Women in combat, Scott visits Gainesville, RTS partnership, Newtown testing request

By on January 25th, 2013 | Last updated: January 25, 2013 at 2:59 pm

Feinstein Unveils Bill to Limit Semiautomatic Arms – A new legislation announced Thursday would ban the sale and manufacture of 157 types of semiautomatic weapons, as well as magazines holding more than 10 rounds of ammunition.  New York Times Florida [...]

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