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Holiday Trolley Shuttle 2013: The OLD SLO Trolley will once again serve downtown during the holiday season. For your convenience the route runs past all three City Parking Garages. Rides are Free when you show your parking lot ticket stub. The service begins the day after Thanksgiving and runs through Christmas Eve - serving Friday, Saturday, Sunday.

2013 Earth Day celetration on Sunday April 21st: SLO Transit will provide free shuttles on the Double Deck bus between the Downtown Transit Center and Cuesta College. Additionally, all rides will be free on City routes for the day.

Two new busses: March 7, 2013. The public is invited to a ribbon cutting ceremony March 13th.

New Transit Van: Used for staff and to assist disabled passengers.

Double Deck Bus ridership update, 10/17/11: The numbers are in, and they show that use of the Double Deck bus has allowed for more riders, a significant decrease in riders-left-behind, and a decrease in pollution emmissions.

Visit our FaceBook page for photos of the double deck bus that began running on Routes 4 and 5, September 8, 2010.

Street "Microsurfacing": Street resurfacing using Measure Y funding impacts bus routes during work period.

Measure Y Funds Use: Check here for City improvements coming  summer 2011, funded by Measure Y, your 1/2 cent sales tax at work.

Double Deck Buses in Snohomish County, WA, replace longer articulated buses. The new busses serve more passengers, require less maintenance, and use less fuel than the busses they are replacing.

511 Traveler Information Service - SLO Regional Rideshare has launched a free service providing traffic information and trip planning information.

Looking for Volunteers - SLO Transit is looking for enthusiastic, "seasoned", transit riders, to serve as volunteers helping new senior and disabled riders become comfortable finding their way around San Luis Obispo by bus.

Rider Assistance - San Luis Obispo Transit (SLO Transit) to offer training for new senior and disabled bus passengers wishing to become more mobile.


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2014 Unmet Transit Needs: SLOCOG (San Luis Obispo Council of Governments) is soliciting input for unmet transit, bicycling, and pedestrian needs. Input is due to them by February 12th, 2014.

2012 SLO Transit - Facts and Figures: This report presents a Service Overview, Annual Performance Indicators, Ridership Statistics, Annual Costs and Revenues, along with additional information.

The Public is invited to meetings of the Mass Transportation Committee (MTC). The MTC provides advisory recommendations and input to the City Council regarding transit related activities. They meet the second Wednesday of every odd month (January, March, May, July, September, November). For more information and current agendas, select link above.

Passenger Code of Conduct

Double Deck Bus, FAQ's

Service Animal Policy / Pets

Expanding Transportation Options in SLO - This is a rider training program for new transit riders who are seniors or disabled.

Senior Transportation Options Brochure



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