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Three MCTS Bus Shelters Receive Makeover Celebrating Historic Highway 41

Three bus shelters along S. 27th Street in Milwaukee have received a creative makeover that helps beautify the neighborhood while also celebrating the business corridor’s rich history.
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MCTS Bus Shelters Feature Artwork from MLK, Jr. Contest

Murals on two MCTS bus shelters now feature winning artwork from the Marcus Performing Art Center’s 2020 Martin Luther King, Jr. Art Contest, which was open to K-12 students in Milwaukee, Wauwatosa, and West Bend.
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Milestone Achievement for East-West BRT Project

The U.S. DOT and FTA have announced the execution of a $40.9 million grant award to Milwaukee County, clearing the way for the East-West BRT project to move forward.
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December 2, 2020 Progress Report: BRT Project

Milwaukee County and the Milwaukee County Transit System (MCTS) expect significant progress for the East-West Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) project during the final weeks of 2020.
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MCTS Announces Essay Contest as Part of Fifth Annual Rosa Parks Tribute

In addition to its annual on-board tribute recognizing Rosa Parks and her contribution to the fight for equality and equity for all, MCTS has launched a Rosa Parks Tribute Scholarship essay contest.
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‘Stuff The Bus’ Going Virtual This Year

Stuff the Bus, an annual giving tradition in Milwaukee for the past 23 years, is going virtual this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Fall 2020 MCTS Customer Satisfaction Survey

You know our bus system best – that’s why we need your feedback! Please consider participating in this year's MCTS Customer Satisfaction Survey.
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New MCTS Bus Route Connects Residents with Jobs at Amazon Facility in Oak Creek

MCTS is launching a new bus route that will connect residents with jobs at Amazon’s new fulfillment center in Oak Creek.
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‘MCTS NEXT’ Route Redesign Project Receives Approval

MCTS is excited to announce that ‘MCTS NEXT’ – the agency’s first comprehensive redesign project in decades – received approval from the Milwaukee County Board of Supervisors on Thursday, September 24.
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MCTS Celebrates Wisconsin Bike Week 2020

MCTS is excited to participate in Wisconsin Bike Week from September 12-20, 2020.
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Bublr Bikes Honors MCTS with 'Connecting Milwaukee' Award

Bublr Bikes honored the Milwaukee County Transit System (MCTS) on August 22, 2020 with a 'Connecting Milwaukee' award.
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MCTS Announces Detours Ahead of the DNC

The Democratic National Convention is happening in Milwaukee this week. Many of our downtown routes are detoured due to street closures. Delays are also possible.
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MCTS to Adjust Passenger Limit Starting Friday, August 14

Due to high mask usage on buses and other efforts to mitigate risks associated with the COVID-19 pandemic, MCTS will adjust its passenger limit from 10 to 15 starting Friday, August 14.
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MCTS to Require Masks on Buses Starting August 1

MCTS announced today that masks or face coverings will be required on buses starting Saturday, August 1.
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MCTS Hosting Virtual Job Fair to Hire Bus Drivers, Mechanics & More

Anyone interested in exploring a rewarding and family-sustaining career as a bus driver, mechanic, or maintenance team member with MCTS is invited to attend a virtual job fair on Tuesday, July 21 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
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Federal Government Provides MCTS with Facemasks for Workforce

MCTS recently received a large quantity of reusable facemasks for its employees from the Federal Government.
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MCTS Statement on Racism & Inequity

At MCTS, we pledge our ongoing commitment to eliminate racism and inequity while we deliver essential transit services that allow everyone access to jobs, healthcare and education.
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Federal Government Commits $40.9 Million to Milwaukee County's BRT Project

The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) has confirmed its commitment to provide $40.9 million in funding towards the East-West Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) line in Milwaukee County – a first-of-its-kind project in Wisconsin.
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Update on Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) Project

Milwaukee County is tremendously appreciative to the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) and President Donald Trump for their commitment to fund the East-West Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) project.
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MCTS to Resume Fare Collection on June 1

The Milwaukee County Transit System (MCTS) will resume fare collection and front door boarding on all buses starting at 4:00 a.m. on June 1, 2020.
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