Transit Service Reduction Public Hearing

Lake Transit Authority will hold a public hearing on August 9, 2017 to receive public comments about proposed schedule changes that will reduce Lake Transit services by about 11%. According to Mark Wall, Transit Manager, the changes are the result of reduced in federal grant funding. A public notice detailing the proposed service changes, the […]

Transit Hub Plan Approved

After more than a year of reviewing possible sites and responding to public input, LSC Transportation Consultants presented the Lake Transit Hub Location Plan at the regular meeting of the Lake County/City Area Planning Council (APC) held on Wednesday, May 10. The Plan was accepted by the APC, and then approved by the Lake Transit […]

Lake Transit Authority Meeting – New Time

The next Lake Transit Authority Board of Directors meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at the Lakeport City Hall Council Chambers located at 225 Park Street in Lakeport. This is a new time for Lake Transit meetings that we hope will prove convenient for those wishing to attend. The agenda […]

Lake Transit Requests Proposals for Operations & Maintenance

Lake Transit Authority General Manager, Mark Wall, announced today the release of a Request for Proposals (RFP) for the contract to provide operating and maintenance services for the Lake Transit system. The operations contractor manages the day-to-day operations of the transit system, including the employment of drivers, dispatchers, mechanics, and other personnel needed to keep […]

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 […]

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