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Tri-Valley Transit Coronavirus Update

March 18, 2020 Due to the rapidly changing COVID-19 pandemic, Tri-Valley Transit, (dba ACTR and Stagecoach), would like to offer the following updates to our passengers.  To increase social distancing measures, we are: Asking all passengers who can self-transport to do so and not ride the bus Asking all passengers who are able to stay Read More…

Tri-Valley Transit Suspending Fares

3/13/2020 In light of ongoing developments and concerns about the spread of coronavirus, Tri-valley Transit has decided to suspend the collection of fares until further notice. Tri-Valley Transit staff have been diligently following guidelines provided by the Federal Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and the Vermont Department of Health (VDH) by encouraging strong personal hygiene Read More…

Tri-Valley Transit Response to Coronavirus Concerns

3/5/2020 As a provider of public transportation services, Tri-Valley transit is following CDC guidance to prevent the spread of novel coronavirus (COVID-19). According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), at this time, most people in the United States will have little immediate risk of exposure to this virus. This virus is NOT currently spreading Read More…

Free rides to access food

Tri-Valley Transit, dba ACTR, is available to provide free grocery delivery to Addison County residents who are elderly, disabled or unable to self-transport.  We can pick up customers’ prepaid grocery orders from many of our community grocers who are offering shopper service with curbside pickup.  This includes Buxton’s General Store in Orwell, Greg’s Meat Market Read More…

New schedule effective 9/24/19

A new Shuttle Bus System schedule takes effect on Tuesday, September 24, 2019.  Highlights of the new schedule include: Predicted departure times for every normal stop. Info about a new “Transit” app that smartphone users can upload to see real-time bus arrival predictions for all public bus routes in Vermont. Rebranding of the Middlebury Shuttle Read More…

Public feedback sought

ACTR is seeking feedback from riders and other community members on proposed schedule changes for its in-county services.  There will be a public meeting on Wednesday, August 21, 2018 at 5:30pm at the Community Transportation Center located at 297 Creek Road, Middlebury.  If transportation is needed to attend the meeting, rides can be provided.  Please Read More…

Ride fare-free to the fair!

Middlebury, Vermont…For the sixteenth year in a row, Addison County Transit Resources (ACTR) will provide fare-free rides for visitors to Addison County Fair and Field Days.   This fare-free service will operate August 6 through 10 and is sponsored by Champlain Valley Equipment.   ACTR’s Tri-Town Vergennes Shuttle will pick up fairgoers in Middlebury, New Haven Read More…

NOTICE OF OPPORTUNITY FOR PUBLIC HEARING

Tri-Valley Transit (TVT), dba ACTR and Stagecoach, gives notice that it is seeking funding through the State Revenue Subsidy Assistance, CMAQ and Federal Transit Administration 49 U.S.C. Sections § 5310, 5311 and 5311(b)(3), and 5339 Capital programs for State Fiscal Year 2020 public transportation projects. These funds may be made available to a transit authority, Read More…

America needs public transportation

In this video, Bernie Sanders highlights the transportation needs of rural Vermonters and how public transportation helps them live healthier, more vibrant lives.  He is an advocate for increased federal spending to support America’s public transportation systems. A case for increased support for public transportation in rural America..

Public Transit Regional Forums

Do you ride the bus?  Carpool?  Uber?  We want your input!  VTrans is updating the Vermont Public Transit Policy Plan (PTPP).  The PTPP will quantify Vermont’s transit needs, as well as recommend programmatic and policy initiatives to strengthen the statewide transit system- outlining a 10-year vision for transit service in Vermont.  How will this impact Read More…