For Immediate Release
Media Contact: Laura Koprowski
Deputy Chief Executive Officer
(TOLEDO, May 28, 2021) – The Toledo Area Regional Transit Authority (TARTA) will host a virtual public meeting on June 16, 2021 from 6p.m. – 7p.m. The forum is open the public and all TARTA riders including those who use the Toledo Area Regional Paratransit Service (TARPS) and Call-A-Ride. The webinar-style public meeting will discuss changes that were made in the past year due to the coronavirus pandemic and receive feedback on the following topics:
• A review of fare elimination, reduced service hours and frequency and express service elimination due to the coronavirus pandemic.
• Spring service changes to eight of TARTA’s fixed route services including routes 2, 5, 19, 51, 52, 12, 14 and 31.
• Service changes related to TARTA’s fixed route 10L.
The virtual public meeting will include a question-and-answer session with TARTA staff members.
In addition, TARTA will host an outdoor Open House on June 15, 2021 from 11:30a.m. – 3p.m. at the Toledo Downtown Transit Hub at 612 Huron Street where community members can receive information about the virtual public meeting, ask questions and submit feedback.
A formal presentation will not be made.
Registration and additional details about the Virtual Public Meeting and Open House are available here or by calling 419-243-7433. Customers and the public should submit their comments and questions ahead of time by sending them to [email protected] by 12p.m. on June 16, 2021.
The Toledo Area Regional Transit Authority (TARTA) provides a vital link in the Toledo metro area to jobs, education, health care and other destinations. It enables everyone in our community to have access to transportation regardless of their age, race, physical ability or economic background. TARTA is underway with exploring and introducing new initiatives and service options that will enhance convenience and customer experience while moving Toledo into the future of public transit.
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