RTA in Step 2 of COVID-19 recovery strategy

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, the RTA is in the midst of its three step recovery strategy. Read more about the current step, to execute the 2021 budget and make decisions as needed to sustain transit through this time of uncertainty, in a memo and blog post

Comment on federal relief recommendation by March 5

The RTA has released its recommendation on how to distribute distribute federal COVID relief funding to CTA, Metra, and Pace in order to sustain critical transit service in 2021. Read the report and comment by March 5 to have your voice heard.

New RTAMS offers transit data and tools

A redesigned Regional Transportation Authority Mapping and Statistics (RTAMS) website is now available for users to explore, search, and study data from the Chicago region’s transit network. Read more about the features of the new site in a blog post and subscribe for email updates with data and analysis from RTAMS.


Register for webinar on improving transportation access, equity

The RTA is partnering with the Metropolitan Planning Council and the McHenry County Division of Transportation to host a free webinar at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 9. Register now to learn about the RTA's new Human Services Transportation Plan, upcoming opportunities for funding, and other resources to improve transportation options for all.


Invest in Transit  strategic plan

The RTA Board adopted the Invest in Transit plan to set a bold vision and goals for our region’s transit agencies over the next five years.

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