Update on COVID-19 & Freeway Flyer Suspension | View Alert

  • MCTS will temporarily suspend Freeway Flyer Routes 40, 43, 44, 46, 48, 49, 79, and 143 through March 6, 2022, due to a shortage of bus drivers. Learn more here.
  • Masks are still required on board all buses, regardless of one's vaccination status. Read more here.


'Inside Edition' Highlights Hero Drivers of MCTS


The national TV show "Inside Edition" visited Milwaukee recently to film a segment highlighting the Milwaukee County Transit System's MCTS Excellence program. Click here to watch it.

The story, which was called “Hero Bus Drivers”, aired on December 21st, 2018 and featured appearances by MCTS Drivers Karen Martinez-Casper, Diana Serrano, Natalie Barnes, Michelle Mixon, Thad Turner, and John Reed.

The MCTS Excellence program launched in 2017 as a unique way to recognize MCTS employees for their big and small acts of kindness. The initiative includes a popular video series, in which bus surveillance video is used to tell incredible stories that might not otherwise get told. Hundreds of millions of people around the globe have viewed or read about MCTS employees’ inspiring actions, thanks to the broad reach of social media, TV, radio, and newspapers.