On September 12, 2016, the Sacramento region's transition to a new transit smart card fare payment system will move forward with the soft launch of the Connect Card--an easy new way to pay fares. The Connect Card will also provide a convenient way to ride any of the nine participating transit systems across the region with just one card.
Changes to Roseville Transit Local Routes D and M will be effective Monday, August 8. These routes maximize efficiency and connections between routes, and will serve additional areas of Roseville that are currently without Local bus service. This includes areas of Junction, Woodcreek Oaks and Blue Oaks.
Traffic is one of the topics we hear most about from you. There is a plan to raise about $1.6 billion to fund highway projects, public transit expansion, local street maintenance and improvements including Highway 65 widening and the Highway 65 / I-80 interchange.
School starts soon, so it's time to remind everyone about safety around our school campuses! School starts on Wednesday, August 10 for Dry Creek Joint Elementary School District elementary schools in west Roseville, and all Roseville-area high school students. Students in the Eureka Union School District in east Roseville and Roseville City School District throughout the rest of Roseville have a little more time—schools in those districts start on August 17 and 18 respectively.
The Dry Creek Greenway Multi-Use Trail Project is a planned 4-mile long trail along Dry, Cirby and Linda Creeks. Environmental studies are continuing for the project. The results of the environmental studies will be incorporated into a Draft Environmental Impact Report (EIR). Depending on the continued progress of the environmental studies, the current schedule anticipates that the Draft EIR would be available for public review in early 2016.
Let a Transit Ambassador show you how easy it is to travel the area by bus! If you've never taken public transportation, or want to be comfortable using it more frequently, a Transit Ambassador can help you navigate the local bus routes. These screened and trained volunteers are enthusiastic, patient, and knowledgeable. It's easy to get where you need to go!
Roseville's Alternative Transportation Division wants to help you learn how to use Roseville Transit, bikeways and carpooling. We meet with organizations, clubs, schools, and neighborhood associations to demonstrate how easy it is to use to alternative transportation for traveling to work, fun, errands, or medical appointments. Our free presentations and on-site training are customized to your group.
Roseville's off-street trails are a great place for fun, recreation and transportation. With courtesy, common sense, and a few safety guidelines, all visitors can have a safe and enjoyable experience. Be a responsible trail user, Share the Trail.
Make an important contribution by giving people more freedom by teaching them how to use the local public transportation network. Trained Transit Ambassadors offer assurance, experience, information, and a friendly face to new passengers.
Bike lockers make it easy to cycle for work, school or errands, and are great for use in combination with riding transit or carpooling. The City of Roseville offers on-demand secure eLockers at key locations throughout the city.