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We Can All Agree: We Take Transit to Music Festivals

We all have different tastes in music. Our preference in music makes us unique, but it also allows us to find a sense of community. However, we can all agree: music is better live and public transportation is the best way to get there!

Governor Pritzker Signs Rebuild Illinois into Law: Public Transit Funding a Key Element of the Legislation

Chairman Kirk Dillard with Mayor and Governor

The RTA was proud to work with CTA, Metra and Pace and stakeholders around the region and state to advocate for a capital bill for the first time in a a decade. Governor J.B. Pritzker signed Rebuild Illinois into law on June 28, 2019 and joined Mayor Lightfoot and others in commemorating its passage here in our region soon after.

Invest in Transit: 2018-2023 Regional Transit Strategic Plan

In January 2018, the RTA Board adopted Invest in Transit, the regional transit strategic plan that sets a bold vision and goals for the region’s transit agencies over the next five years.

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Transit Benefit Fare Program

Often called “transit’s best kept secret”, the RTA Transit Benefit Fare Program allows employees to use pre-tax deductions from their paycheck to pay for the purchase of transit fares— which will save them hundreds of dollars a year that they would otherwise have to pay in taxes.

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RTA is accepting public comments for the Section 5310 Program of Projects until July 31, 2019.

Public Notice of RTA’s proposed DBE Goal Methodology for FFYs 2020-22

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