CountyLink http://peoriapublicradio.org en 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 Rural transit program could get funding from Peoria County http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/rural-transit-program-could-get-funding-peoria-county <p></p><div>Peoria County’s rural transit service may have funding through the end of June. &nbsp;Peoria Public Radio’s Alex Rusciano reports the County Board is considering two-resolutions next month to fund the cash-strapped service:</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div></div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>The rural transit service needs about $140,000 to stay afloat through June. That’s because more people are using the program than annual grant funding can support. &nbsp;One resolution proposes taking money directly out of the general fund to pay for rural transit costs. &nbsp;County Board member Allen Mayer has another resolution. He proposes instead paying &nbsp;for the transit service with anticipated revenues from property taxes and delaying some road projects for a year.&nbsp;</div><p> Fri, 29 Mar 2013 03:42:50 +0000 Alex Rusciano 3189 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Rural transit program could get funding from Peoria County