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Several CityLink Routes on Detour 5/25 for the 4:45 PM & 5:15 PM Lineups Due to Louie Louie Parade
Due to the Louie Louie Parade on Friday, May 25, 2018...
CityLink Will Not Provide Service 5/28 in Observance of Memorial Day
In observance of the Memorial Day holiday, CityLink...
#18 Pekin South Route Adjustment 3/5/18
CityLink has made a minor adjustment to the #18 Pekin...
Stop at North & Richmond Unavailable Weekdays from 2:30 PM & 4:30 PM on #10 Sterling Inbound Route

The corner at North and Richmond will not be a CityLink...

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CityLink Will Not Provide Service May 28 in Observance of Memorial Day

In observance of the Memorial Day holiday, CityLink will not provide service on Monday, May 28, 2018.
The CityLink Transit Center, located at 407 SW Adams, and the Administrative offices, located at 2105 NE Jefferson, will also be closed for the holiday.  On Sunday, May 27, the Transit Center lobby will be open from 8:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. and the customer service windows will be open from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.
Full service resumes on Tuesday, May 29, 2018.
Burlington Trailways and Peoria Charter Coach will...

Art Bell Named Chair of the Greater Peoria Mass Transit District Board of Trustees

Members of the Greater Peoria Mass Transit District (GPMTD) Board of Trustees selected Art Bell as the new Board Chair at the May 14, 2018 Board Meeting.  Bell was named to the GPMTD Board in 2005 by current City of Peoria Mayor Jim Ardis.  This is Bell’s first term as Board Chair.  He previously served as Treasurer for three terms. 
Bell succeeds Dr. Maxine Wortham, who most recently served two consecutive...

CityLink to Celebrate Bike to Work Week by Offering Free Rides to Passengers Traveling with a Bicycle May 14-May 18

CityLink is offering free rides to passengers traveling with a bicycle on fixed route buses during Bike to Work Week starting on May 14, 2018 through May 18, 2018.  May is National Bike Month, and the week of May 14-18 is dedicated to the promotion of biking to work instead of driving. This free ride offer during Bike to Work Week is in conjunction with CityLink’s continued support of the local non-profit bicycle advocacy organization, Bike Peoria.  CityLink and Bike Peoria are allies in promoting alternative and multimodal transportation options in the Peoria area.

CityLink to Provide Free Shuttle Service for 2018 Race for the Cure Participants

CityLink is making transportation convenient for participants of the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure on Saturday, May 12, 2018 by providing a free shuttle.  Participants of the event should arrive early for the shuttle at either the Northwoods Mall (JC Penney entrance on the Sterling side), or Evergreen Square (Lake Street side).  The shuttles begin transporting passengers to the Race for the Cure at 6:15 a.m. and will continue until 7:15 a.m.  Buses will return passengers back to the the Northwoods Mall and Evergreen Square immediately following the event once the streets...

CityLink to Celebrate 10th Annual Jerome Lilly Passenger Appreciation Day on Apr. 20

On Friday, April 20, 2018, CityLink will celebrate its 10th Annual Passenger Appreciation Day to honor Jerome Lilly by providing free rides to passengers all day on all fixed routes.  Lilly, a beloved General Manager of CityLink, passed away unexpectedly in 2007.  April 20 the following year was chosen as the date for Passenger Appreciation Day because it was Lilly’s birthday.
In addition, a special item will be given away as a token of appreciation at the downtown Transit Center, located at 407 SW Adams.  This year, the giveaway is a pair of earbuds that...

CityLink Receives $3.6 Million Grant from FTA for New Maintenance & Operations Facility

CityLink received a $3.6 million grant from the Federal Transit Administration (FTA), a division of the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT), for the construction of a new bus maintenance and operations facility.  $264 million in grants were announced on April 5, 2018, and CityLink was one of 139 projects selected nationwide that will be funded by the FTA’s Buses and Bus Facilities Infrastructure Investment Program.
CityLink’s current maintenance facility was built in 1978, and according to the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT), it is the oldest bus...

CityLink Partners with the Peoria Chiefs to Offer Discount on Chiefs Tickets During 2018 Season

CityLink is once again partnering with the Peoria Chiefs to offer a discount for tickets to select Chiefs home games during the 2018 season.  Fans can receive up to four tickets for $5 each when they present a CityLink bus pass at the Dozer Park box office for Sunday, Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday home games all season long beginning on Saturday, April 7, 2018.  The limit is four tickets per game and only one bus pass is required to purchase the tickets at the discounted rate.

The staff at the Dozer Park box office will be looking for one of the following CityLink bus passes: ...

CityLink Easter Sunday Hours of Operation 2018

In observance of the Easter Sunday holiday, CityLink will not have service on Sunday, April 1, 2018.  On March 31, the last lineup will depart from the Transit Center at 8:45 p.m.  All buses will return to the garage after reaching the end of the outbound route.

The Transit Center Customer Service windows will be open from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. on March 31.  The CityLink Administrative office will be closed the entire weekend.  Both locations resume normal operating hours on Monday, April 2.

Burlington Trailways and Peoria Charter Coach will both run regular...

CityLink to Provide March Madness Transportation for 2018 IHSA Basketball Tournament

CityLink will operate continuous bus shuttles from participating hotels to the Peoria Civic Center for the Illinois High School Association (IHSA) Boys Basketball State Finals on Friday, March 9 and Saturday, March 10 for the Class 1A and 2A games, and Friday, March 16 and Saturday, March 17 for the Class 3A and 4A games. Shuttles will pick up in 20-30 minute increments beginning at 9:30 a.m. and will run through 11:00 p.m. each weekend.

The best fare option when using the CityLink March Madness Express Shuttle is to purchase a Day Pass, which offers unlimited rides on any...

#18 Pekin South Route to Provide Service to UnityPoint Pekin East Facility & Avanti’s Dome Starting Mar. 5

CityLink has made a minor adjustment to the #18 Pekin South Route to provide service to the UnityPoint Pekin East facility and the Avanti’s Dome, both located on Griffin Street, effective March 5, 2018.
The #18 will now provide hourly inbound service to the UnityPoint Pekin East facility and the Avanti’s Dome area at approximately 14 after the hour beginning at 7:14 a.m. through 5:14 p.m.  The inbound departure time from Walmart will now be two minutes later at approximately 12 after the hour starting at 7:12 a.m. through 5:12 p.m.


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