The Placer County Transportation Planning Agency (PCTPA) is looking for your input on whether the existing transit system is meeting your needs. We invite you to attend one of the following meetings to share your ideas and learn more about public transportation in Placer County.
Roseville City Council voted to approve the addition of the Game Day Express bus service from Roseville to Sacramento Kings games at their Wednesday, September 7 meeting. The Game Day Express will provide direct Roseville Transit routes for area fans to travel from Roseville to home games at the new Golden 1 Center in downtown Sacramento.
Beginning this fall, 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.
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!