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  • MLK, Jr. Holiday: January 15, 2018

    RiverCities Transit and RiverCities LIFT (paratransit) will operate as usual on Monday, January 15th. Our administrative staff has Monday off, so the downtown Transit Center and City Shop will be closed. The Transit Center will open again on Tuesday, January 16th.

  • Winter Weather Updates

    Winter is upon us again. In order for us to be as safe as possible, we may need to implement an occasional last-minute route change to avoid flooded, snowy, or icy areas. To receive up to the minute weather-related closure or re-routing information via e-mail, sign up now on RCT’s Flash Alert page. https://www.flashalert.net/id/RCT

  • Christmas & New Year’s: December 25, 2017 & January 1, 2018

    RiverCities Transit and RiverCities LIFT (paratransit) will not operate on Monday, December 25th for the Christmas Day Holiday, or Monday, January 1st for New Year’s. The administrative staff has both days off, so our downtown Transit Center and City Shop will also be closed.

  • Service Update: Route 32 Peak Bus is Back!

    We’ve been working hard recruiting and training drivers, and it’s paying off. RCT is happy to say that we’re able to put another Route 32 bus back in service. Starting December 18th, Route 32 will again run every 30 minutes from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. We’re recruiting more drivers and will keep you up […]

  • Thanksgiving: November 23-25, 2017

    RiverCities Transit fixed route (big buses) and RiverCities LIFT (paratransit) will not operate on Thursday, November 23rd for the Thanksgiving Day holiday. Both services will run as usual on Friday, November 24th. Our Administrative staff has both days off, so our downtown Transit Center and City Shop will be closed. The Transit Center will open again […]

  • Veteran’s Day: November 11, 2017

    We will operate as usual on Friday, November 10th. Buses will run on Saturday, November 11th, but our downtown Transit Center will be closed. The Transit Center will reopen on Monday, November 13th.

  • Ride With a Supervisor: November 3, 2017

    This Friday we’ll be riding Route 57 for two runs. We’re leaving Kelso Station at 11:20 a.m. and will be onboard until 1:20 p.m. This is your chance to ask questions about our proposed service changes and anything else you’re curious about. We’ll be handing out free RiverCities Transit cups to everyone that rides with […]

  • Proposed Service Changes

    Based on ridership numbers, on-time performance, and customer feedback, we are proposing service reductions and routing changes to Route 56 and an increase in service on Route 45. We are seeking public comments on these proposed changes before November 7th. The proposed changes and resulting comments will be presented at a public hearing on November […]

  • Downtown Transit Center Expansion Project Update

    The City of Longview has successfully secured over $3.7 Million in federal transportation grants for the expansion of the Downtown Transit Center to accommodate a growing staff. The new facility will provide operators with a break room, include office space for administrative staff who are currently housed off site, and decrease vehicle and pedestrian conflict […]