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Effective Jan. 4, 2021 CityLink Resumes Fare Collection & the Transit Center Lobby Reopens to the Public

CityLink/GPMTD is resuming fare collection on all transportation services beginning on Monday, January 4, 2021, and the Transit Center facility lobby (407 SW Adams) will reopen to the public that same day. Beginning on January 4, passengers of CityLink fixed route bus service, CityLift paratransit service and CountyLink rural transportation service will need to pay […]

Posted: December 21, 2020 | View More »


CityLink Joins APTA and Other Transit Agencies for #SavePublicTransit

CityLink is joining fellow APTA members and industry partners on Tuesday, December 15 to collectively fight to #SavePublicTransit with a day of mobilization and engagement. Organized by the American Public Transportation Association (APTA), #SavePublicTransit Day will shine the light on the dire financial crisis facing the public transportation industry and urge elected officials to take […]

Posted: December 15, 2020 | View More »


2021 Peoria Historical Calendar Features Photos of Local Restaurants & Eateries

The 2021 Peoria Historical Calendar is now available. This year, the calendar features vintage photographs of local restaurants and eateries found over the years in Peoria. Many of the establishments featured in the calendar are no longer in existence but seeing these images will bring back delicious memories of some of the best places residents […]

Posted: December 7, 2020 | View More »


33rd Annual Stuff-A-Bus Food Drive Wraps Up with $17,393 in Monetary Donations Collected

The 33rd Annual Stuff-A-Bus food drive to benefit the Peoria Friendship House of Christian Service officially wrapped up on Tuesday, December 1 at 10:30 a.m. with a small-scale event in the gymnasium at the Peoria Friendship House of Christian Service. Representatives from CityLink and the Peoria Friendship House were on hand for media interviews during […]

Posted: December 1, 2020 | View More »


GPMTD Announces Partnership with Transdev for Management & Operations of CityLift & CountyLink Services

The Greater Peoria Mass Transit District (GPMTD) is entering into a partnership with Transdev for the management and operations of its CityLift paratransit service and CountyLink rural transportation service effective December 1, 2020. Both CityLift and CountyLink are demand response (door-to-door) services, meaning there are no fixed routes or designated stops for getting on and […]

Posted: November 23, 2020 | View More »


CityLink Receives $16.75 Million Grant from the Illinois Department of Transportation

CityLink was awarded a $16.75 million grant from the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) as part of Governor J.B. Pritzker’s Rebuild Illinois Capital Program, which provides capital grants to downstate public transit agencies.  CityLink will be using the funds from this grant for the rebuild and renovation of its bus maintenance and operations facilities, purchasing […]

Posted: November 17, 2020 | View More »


CityLink Transit Center Roof Selected by Illinois Solar for All Program

The CityLink Transit Center (407 SW Adams) roof has been selected by the Illinois Solar for All (ILSFA) Program for the 2020-2021 program year in the Non-Profit/Public Facilities sub-program. The Transit Center roof was the only project selected by ILSFA in the Peoria area. The ILSFA program provides greater access to the clean energy economy […]

Posted: September 22, 2020 | View More »


CityLink Announces Participation in APTA Health and Safety Commitments Program

CityLink announced on Friday, September 18, 2020 that it 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 taking all the necessary measures to operate safely as the nation recovers from the COVID-19 pandemic. The health and safety […]

Posted: September 18, 2020 | View More »


GPMTD Board Trustee Sharon McBride Selected as 2020 Outstanding Public Transportation Board Member

CityLink is pleased to share that Greater Peoria Mass Transit District (GPMTD) Board Trustee Sharon McBride has been selected as the 2020 Outstanding Public Transportation Board Member by the American Public Transportation Association (APTA). McBride has served on GPMTD Board of Trustees for more than 23 years, first assuming her role as Trustee on May […]

Posted: September 15, 2020 | View More »


CityLink Receives $10 Million Grant from the Federal Transit Administration (FTA)

CityLink received a $10 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 facilities. This grant is part of the FTA’s Buses and Bus Facilities Infrastructure Investment Program, which makes federal resources available to states and direct […]

Posted: August 7, 2020 | View More »


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