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January – March 2022 Newsletter is now available!

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Newsletter-Volume-6-Number-1-2022

El Dorado Transit Announces Christmas and New Year’s Holiday Schedule

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   El Dorado Transit to Operate the South Lake Tahoe Bus Only on December 24th & 25th and January 1st for the Christmas and New Year’s Holiday   Diamond Springs, CA, December 13, 2021– El Dorado Transit’s business office and dispatch center will be closed, and the following services will NOT operate [ Continue reading the full article » ]

Federal Mask Requirement Extended for Public Transportation

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The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has extended the face mask requirement for all transportation networks, including public transportation, through March 18, 2022. TSA’s initial face mask requirement went into effect on February 1, 2021, with an initial expiration date of May 11, 2021. It was first extended through September 13, 2021, and then to January 18, 2022. While this [ Continue reading the full article » ]

El Dorado Transit Closed for Veteran’s Day

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For Immediate Release   Diamond Springs, CA, October 28, 2021– El Dorado Transit will operate the Sacramento/South Lake Tahoe Connecting Bus for the Veteran’s Day holiday on November 11, 2021. However, El Dorado Transit’s business office and dispatch center will be closed, and the following services will not operate: Local Fixed Routes Commuter Routes Dial-A-Ride [ Continue reading the full article » ]

Local Route Updates Are Coming November 1st!!

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The following Local Fixed Route updates will go into effect on Monday, November 1, 2021:   20 Placerville: Stop time adjustments were made to better reflect on time performance. 20 Placerville schedule PDF 25 Saturday Express: Request stops have been added at Forni Rd. and Lo Hi Way, Placerville Library, and Big Lots (Fair Ln.) in the eastbound and [ Continue reading the full article » ]

October – December 2021 Newsletter is now available!

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Newsletter Volume 5 – Number 4 2021

El Dorado Transit to Re-Connect our Community

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For Immediate Release With some state restrictions lifting on Tuesday, June 15, 2021 and more people getting back to work and other activities, El Dorado Transit is ready to re-connect our community by safely welcoming everyone back to transit when they are ready. As part of that safety, to comply with the federal mask mandate for [ Continue reading the full article » ]

El Dorado Transit Announces Participation in the American Public Transportation Association

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For Immediate Release   El Dorado Transit Announces Participation in Nationwide Public Transportation Industry “Health and Safety Commitments” Program Diamond Springs, CA, November 20, 2020 – El Dorado Transit has joined the American Public Transportation Association’s (APTA) “Health and Safety Commitments Program,” the public transportation industry’s overarching pledge to passengers that public transit systems are [ Continue reading the full article » ]

Temporary Transportation for the Senior Nutrition Program

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Starting Tuesday, June 16, 2020, Senior Nutrition Program transportation and delivery service will be available to all El Dorado Transit Dial-A-Ride customers. During the COVID-19 pandemic, El Dorado Transit will temporarily offer either transportation to and from the Senior Nutrition Program drive-up location (Dial-A-Ride fees will apply) or free food delivery. The drive-up locations include [ Continue reading the full article » ]

El Dorado Transit to Temporarily Offer Grocery and Pharmacy Home Delivery

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Press Release El Dorado Transit will temporarily offer local home grocery and pharmacy delivery service starting Monday, April 13, 2020. This service is available to all El Dorado Transit Dial-A-Ride customers. No fare is required for customers to use this service. El Dorado Transit is temporarily offering this service during the COVID-19 state of emergency [ Continue reading the full article » ]