Red Rose Transit Authority

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  • Date added: 07/30/2014 Commuting between York and Lancaster?

    rabbittransit and RRTA are working together to plan a better transit connection between York and Lancaster. We need your help to decide when, where, and how the connection should work!

    Go to www.BusSurvey.com to fill out a short survey about your commute. The survey is anonymous and will ask you about:

    • Where you need the bus to go so it’s easy to get to work

    • When you need the bus to run so you can make it to work on time

    • Your feelings about an express bus service in the future

    The survey will run from July 30 through August 30 and is open to residents in York and Lancaster counties.

  • Date added: 07/03/2014 2014 Dump the Pump Winner

    Katie Burnett is the 2014 Grand Prize Dump the Pump Winner!  Click here to read his story.  He will be able to ride RRTA FREE for one year!

    Dump the Pump was held Thursday, June 19, 2014. RRTA joined other transit systems nationwide to encourage everyone to take transit to save money, conserve gasoline and help reduce greenhouse gases. The day was sponsored by the American Public Transportation Association (APTA).

  • Date added: 06/04/2014 Where Public Transportation Goes COMMUNITY GROWS

    65%

    Families across Pennsylvania choose to live near public transportation because it brings them closer to the things they need.

    In fact, 65% of riders use it to access their doctor, shopping, dining, and school.

    DESTINATION: CONNECTION

  • Date added: 05/28/2014 RRTA Approves Fare Increase for Red Rose Access

    The Red Rose Transit Authority Board announced approved changes to the shared-ride, paratransit fares at its May 21, 2014 Board Meeting. All approved changes to fares would take effect July 1, 2014. Click here for the fare info.

  • Date added: 05/23/2014 Tis' the Season! Check out the Detours & Rider Alerts Page for Detour Info.

    Lots of Lancaster County communities will hold special events over the summer that will close streets and require RRTA to detour bus routes. RRTA posts detour information on our website on Detours & Rider Alerts Page and on our message board at the Information Center waiting area. RRTA also prints Rider Alert brochures if the event is large and involves all the bus routes. Customers are encouraged to watch for detour postings as the summer special events season kicks into high gear!

  • Date added: 05/23/2014 Transit Development Plan Update

    RRTA is updating its Transit Development Plan (TDP) to include an analysis of existing demographic conditions and transit services and the identification of potential schedule and route changes to improve ridership and address public transportation needs in Lancaster County. Technical Memorandum #2 was recently prepared and released as part of this update. Technical Memorandum #2 outlines future service alternatives and a fare structure analysis. Please forward any comments or questions you may have on the Tech Memo to RRTA by Monday, June 2, 2014 at info@redrosetransit.com.

  • Date added: 04/17/2014 RRTA Announces Minor Service Changes for August 25, 2014

    RRTA has approved minor Route and Schedule Changes to be implemented on Monday, August 25, 2014. Click here for the details of the service changes.

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  • Date added: 11/15/2013 RRTA Instructional Videos

    RRTA recently created some instructional videos to help make it easier to use RRTA.



  • Date added: 10/30/2013 2013 Annual Report

    RRTA's 2013 Annual Report is now available. Check it out here!

  • Date added: 06/18/2013 RRTA is now on Twitter

    RRTA is now on Twitter. Follow RRTA and get the latest detour updates and information about RRTA.

  • Date added: 05/02/2013 Bike Lockers Available at Queen Street Station

    RRTA now has bike lockers at Queen Street Station. The bike lockers offer customers a secure, dry, storage area for bicycles and bicycle equipment. The lockers are located at Queen Street Station near the Route 20/Greenfield bus stop underneath the parking garage building.

    An agreement must be signed to use the lockers. The lockers are first come, first serve.

    Visit The Information Center at Queen Street Station.

    • A $25 security deposit is required. There is no charge or rental fee for the locker.

    • A Photo ID is required

    • Proof of Purchase of an RRTA 31 Day Pass

  • Date added: 11/21/2012 Sign-up for Rider Alert Messages!

    Receive weather related service delays or detour events through a text message or email to keep you up-to-date with the latest RRTA news. Click here to provide your info. to get the alerts.

  • Date added: 11/14/2011 Final Regional Transit Coordination Study

    The purpose of the Regional Transit Coordination Study (RTCS) is to investigate the need to coordinate transit services provided by different transit agencies in the nine-county region covered by Commuter Services of Pennsylvania. The study is sponsored by the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) through the Berks Area Regional Transit Authority (BARTA) and the nine participating counties: Adams, Berks, Cumberland, Dauphin, Franklin, Lancaster, Lebanon, Perry, and York.

  • Date added: 06/11/2011 Solar Energy Generation

    Check out RRTA's solar panel energy generation from the Operations Center facility.   Click here to view.

  • Date added: 06/08/2011 Tell Us Your Story

    RRTA wants to know why you use RRTA and the benefits of riding public transit. Give us your testimonial about your experience on RRTA. We want to know if RRTA helps you save money, keep a job, feel independent, or go green. Send your testimonials to info@redrosetransit.com If RRTA chooses your testimonial you could win RRTA prizes.

    By submitting testimonials, you are agreeing to allow RRTA to use your words in any published RRTA marketing materials.