Category Archives: Announcements

  • Route 31 Service Change: March 19, 2018

    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 31 bus back in service. Starting Monday, March 19, Route 31 will again run every 30 minutes on weekdays from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. Check out our updated route map for […]

  • Driver Appreciation Day: March 16, 2018

    Transit drivers don’t have an easy job; they just make it look that way! For hours on end, your driver manages to keep a schedule, check fares, give directions, remember requests, and more all while safely maneuvering an extra-large vehicle through unpredictable traffic, tough weather conditions, and some really tight spaces. Needless to say, the […]

  • Free Fare Day January 25th!

    Ride RiverCities Transit for FREE all day on Thursday, January 25th! RCT is offering rides to the entire community as part of the Cowlitz County Project Homeless Connect event at the McClelland Arts Center at 951 Delaware St. in Longview. It’s within walking distance from our Downtown Transit Center or our Route 31 stop at […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]