CityLink http://peoriapublicradio.org en Changes to CityLink bus routes in Pekin to begin Monday http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/changes-citylink-bus-routes-pekin-begin-monday <div>Changes are coming for Pekin residents who utilize CityLink’s bus service.</div><div> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 17:06:36 +0000 Denise Molina 26676 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Changes to CityLink bus routes in Pekin to begin Monday Citylink to change Pekin bus routes http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/citylink-change-pekin-bus-routes <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">More than 35 people attended a meeting at </span>Pekin<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Public Library to give input on </span>CityLink’s<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> proposed bus route changes.</span></p><div> Thu, 26 Jun 2014 00:40:47 +0000 Tamie Yost 25500 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Citylink to change Pekin bus routes CityLink ending service to Bartonville http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/citylink-ending-service-bartonville <div>CityLink is reminding residents it’s discontinuing service to Bartonville at the end of this week. The public transit provider voted to end the fixed route in December after grant funding for the service ended.</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>CityLink has offered service to and from Bartonville for more than five years.</div><div> Wed, 28 May 2014 17:14:42 +0000 Denise Molina 24022 at http://peoriapublicradio.org CityLink ending service to Bartonville CityLink offers Race for the Cure Shuttles http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/citylink-offers-race-cure-shuttles <p><span style="line-height: 2;">CityLink</span><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: 'Courier New'; font-size: 16px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 2;"> is offering shuttles for those participating in the Susan G </span>Komen<span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: 'Courier New'; font-size: 16px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 2;"> Race for the Cure Saturday morning. </span></p><p></p><p> Fri, 09 May 2014 05:22:58 +0000 Tanya Koonce 23033 at http://peoriapublicradio.org CityLink offers Race for the Cure Shuttles Peoria's rural bus program could change operations, but not service http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/peorias-rural-bus-program-could-change-operations-not-service <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Peoria County is looking to transfer operation of its rural bus service to </span>CityLink<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. Peoria Public Radio’s Alex </span>Rusciano<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> reports the </span>CountyLink<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> program will no longer provide service to residents in </span>Chillicothe<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and Dunlap:</span></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">That’s because the 2010 census classifies those areas as urban instead of rural communities based on population growth. That negates grant funding for the county program. County Administrator Lori Curtis Luther says the transit program could continue without any reduction in service if the Greater Peoria Mass Transit District takes over operations:</span></p><p> Mon, 05 May 2014 11:01:00 +0000 Alex Rusciano 22737 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Peoria's rural bus program could change operations, but not service CityLink to offer Sunday service routes in Peoria http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/citylink-offer-sunday-service-routes-peoria <div>CityLink is offering bus service on Sundays for the first time starting June 8th. The Greater Peoria Mass Transit District Board approved the move at its meeting Monday.</div><div> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 05:23:20 +0000 Alex Rusciano 21783 at http://peoriapublicradio.org CityLink to offer Sunday service routes in Peoria Friendship House gets ready for Stuff a Bus campaign http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/friendship-house-gets-ready-stuff-bus-campaign <div>The Peoria Friendship House is getting ready to begin its annual Stuff-a-Bus campaign to collect food for its pantry. The not-for-profit held a kick-off luncheon Wednesday.</div><div> Wed, 16 Oct 2013 19:00:32 +0000 Alex Rusciano & Denise Molina 13490 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Friendship House gets ready for Stuff a Bus campaign CityLink unveils All-America City-themed bus http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/citylink-unveils-all-america-city-themed-bus <div>Peoria is continuing to celebrate its 2013 All-America City status. CityLink&nbsp;Friday unveiled a custom bus wrap honoring the city’s designation.</div><div> Fri, 30 Aug 2013 16:55:24 +0000 Denise Molina 11219 at http://peoriapublicradio.org CityLink unveils All-America City-themed bus CityLink celebrates Dump the Pump http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/citylink-celebrates-dump-pump <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>CityLink is encouraging Peoria area motorists to “Dump the Pump.” Thu, 20 Jun 2013 22:44:05 +0000 Orko Manna 7678 at http://peoriapublicradio.org CityLink celebrates Dump the Pump CityLink launching mobile website http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/citylink-launching-mobile-website <p>CityLink is working to make it easier for passengers to access travel information. The bus service has launched a mobile version of its website, <a href="http://www.ridecitylink.org">www.ridecitylink.org</a>. The mobile site has links to schedules and routes, service alerts, fares, where to buy, and park and ride events. It’s CityLink’s goal to eventually integrate real-time bus schedules into its mobile strategy.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 29 May 2013 18:14:15 +0000 Denise Molina 6424 at http://peoriapublicradio.org CityLink launching mobile website