This year the California Transit Agency named Santa Barbara’s MTD the Transit Agency of the year. This award is given yearly to an agency that “demonstrates innovative concepts, effective problem-solving techniques, or promotes a positive image of transit in the community. Santa Barbara MTD was recognized for the recent launch of real-time arrival bus information via a smartphone app and texting feature, improving fiscal stability measures, and for a deepened partnership with UC Santa Barbara in the creation of the Line 28 service.”
See the full press release.
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