Holiday Schedule

Lake Transit will close on Monday, December 26, and Monday, January 2, to observe the holidays. We wish you a safe and happy holiday season.

Twenty Years – Nearly 5 Million Rides!

On July 1, Lake Transit celebrated its 20th Anniversary of providing bus service for Lake County. In 1996, Lake Transit started with nine 7-passenger mini-buses and began running dial–a-ride service. In September 1996, our message was, “Easy as 1, 2,3”, when we told you about the three new bus routes serving the North Shore, Cobb, […]

Ready to Roll! Bus Schedules Return to Normal

Lake Transit is very pleased to announce that all transit schedules will return to normal operation on Monday, August 22. Over the past several days, Lake Transit has operated most schedules, but had to reserve some resources to assist evacuees. As of today, most evacuees, including a number of Lake Transit bus drivers, have returned […]

It’s Time to Get Moving Again! Ride Free!

It’s time to get moving again! Lake Transit is shuttling evacuees home from emergency shelters to “The Avenues” area, east of State Route 53 in Clearlake this afternoon. As roads have opened and evacuation orders lifted in most areas, Lake Transit is resuming bus route operations Wednesday morning, August 17, at 6:00 a.m. Bus fares […]

Lake Transit to Resume Most Services

State Route 53 is expected to reopen on Tuesday, August 16. Progress is being made to restore electricity and telephone service at the Lake Transit offices in Lower Lake. While there will be some detours and temporary schedules to prepare, it appears that Lake Transit will restore most services on Wednesday morning, August 17. Detailed […]

Clayton Fire Disrupts Lake Transit Services

This Monday morning, August 15th, Lake Transit has suspended all regular transit services due to the local emergency declared during the Clayton fire in the Lower Lake area. Lake Transit is providing emergency paratransit service and is standing by to assist with evacuations as needed. On Sunday afternoon, August 14th, Lake Transit evacuated its Lower […]

Lake Transit Evacuates Many, Prepares for Monday Bus Service

On Sunday afternoon, August 14th, Lake Transit evacuated its Lower Lake headquarters facility due to the fast approaching Clayton fire. As buses were evacuated from the yard, some were sent on missions to evacuate patients from St. Helena Hospital – Clearlake, and still others were sent to evacuate residents of “The Avenues” area of Clearlake, […]

Summer Cruisin’ Pass On Sale Now!

If you’re between the ages of 7 and 18, Lake Transit has a great deal for you – the Summer Crusin’ Pass. For just $20.00 this pass gives you unlimited use of all regular Lake Transit bus routes county-wide from June 1 through September 15. You’ll be crusin’ along with Mr. Sun all summer long […]

Valley Fire Ride Assistance Program

LAKE TRANSIT has developed the Valley Fire Ride Assistance Program to help meet peoples’ transportation needs as recovery from the disaster continues. This program will help people in need of rides and volunteers willing to provide rides to those in need. For information about this new program, go to: VF-RAP-Info Sheet. Or, you may call […]

Middletown Evacuation – Escape from the Valley Fire

On Saturday evening, September 12, Lake Transit’s operations contractor, Paratransit Services, received a call requesting as many buses as possible to Middletown to assist in evacuation due to the Valley Fire. Wanda Gray, General Manager of the Paratransit Services operations, responded with five buses to the southern access to Cobb Mountain. The bus drivers were […]

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