09 Aug '18, 3pm

#Pamplona San Joaquin D named outstanding public transportation system

San Joaquin Regional Transit District employees and customers celebrate the August 2017 launch of the agency's electric bus route, the first 100% electric bus route in the U.S. Photo: SJRTD San Joaquin Regional Transit District (RTD) has been named the 2018 Outstanding Public Transportation System Achievement Award winner by the American Public Transportation Association (APTA). The agency was recognized in the category for systems providing four million or fewer annual passenger trips. RTD has garnered national attention for its achievements in environmental sustainability, forward-thinking business practices, and infrastructure development. Despite a severely reduced operating budget due to serious, well-known economic challenges over the last ten years in Stockton, RTD has consistently delivered innovative and high-quality services even with necessary service reductions...

Full article: http://www.metro-magazine.com/management-operations/news/...

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