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ACTR and Stagecoach Merge

On May 8, the Boards of Directors of Addison County Transit Resources (ACTR) and Stagecoach Transportation Services Inc. (Stagecoach) voted to formally merge the two community transportation agencies into one, the culmination of a valued partnership begun 3.5 years earlier. ACTR and Stagecoach first linked together in January 2014 and, since then, the communities and Read More…

ACTR Drivers Score in Top Three at Statewide Competition

On Saturday, May 6th, ACTR bus drivers Chris Scherer, Caitlin Porter and Maggie Surprenant joined drivers from all of Vermont’s rural public transportation providers to participate in the Vermont State Bus Roadeo, a fun-spirited skills competition sponsored by the Vermont Agency of Transportation. Scherer and Porter placed second and third overall in the competition. Porter Read More…

May 11 Transportation Summit

The public is invited to attend an Addison County Transportation Summit at Vergennes’s Bixby Library on Thursday, May 11, from 6:30-8:30pm. This transportation workshop will host local transportation leaders and citizens to discuss making roads safer for everyone, reducing dependence on fossil fuels, transportation funding sources, mobility options and how to get involved in setting Read More…

ACTR awarded $2,000 grant from Peasant Market

The Peasant Market of St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church recently donated $2,000 to Addison County Transit Resources (ACTR) to help replace aging buses.  ACTR plans to put two new 28-passenger buses in service to ensure the travelling public’s safety and meet ridership demands. “This support means a lot to ACTR,” said Jim Moulton, Executive Director.  “It Read More…

Info Meeting Planned for Transit Merger

Addison County Transit Resources (ACTR) will host a public meeting to share information about its forthcoming merger with Stagecoach Transportation Services, Inc. (STSI) of Randolph. The April 5 meeting will take place at 5:30 PM at the Community Transportation Center on Creek Road in Middlebury. This public meeting, along with similar meetings in the Randolph/Bradford Read More…

Neat Repeats donates $2,000 for new buses

Neat Repeats Resale Shop recently donated $2,000 to Addison County Transit Resources (ACTR) to help replace aging buses.  ACTR plans to put two new 28-passenger buses in service to ensure the travelling public’s safety and meet ridership demands. “ACTR is thrilled to receive this support from Neat Repeats,” said Jim Moulton, Executive Director.  “Their community Read More…

Addison County Community Transportation Center wins Energy Efficiency Award

Efficiency Vermont is pleased to honor ACTR and Black River Design Architects with a 2017 Best of the Best Award.  The award recognizes the Addison County Community Transportation Center (CTC) as an outstanding example of energy efficient commercial new construction.  Other Addison County projects were also recognized, including the Middlebury Town Offices. Efficiency Vermont was Read More…

Seasonal and Holiday Schedules

Snow Bowl Ski Season Kicking Off ACTR kicks off its daily Snow Bowl Shuttle Bus Ski Season Schedule on Monday, December 19 – just in time for school vacation!  The Snow Bowl bus connects Middlebury to Rikert and Snow Bowl via East Middlebury.  The Ski Season weekday schedule will offer six runs Mondays thru Thursdays Read More…

ACTR Improves Schedule, Launches Midday Tri-Town Service

An improved Shuttle Bus schedule takes effect on Wednesday, October 12, 2016. The upgrades were named as top priorities by riders and supported by an Efficiency Study that looked at unmet community needs and under-performing areas. Highlights from the new schedule include: • More midday service on the Tri-Town Shuttle Bus between Middlebury, Bristol and Vergennes Read More…