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09/18/23 Montgomery County Calls for Feedback on Conceptual Findings from Ride On Reimagined Public Transportation Study
09/18/23 Montgomery County Department of Transportation Ride On Bus Ridership Trends Up With Summer Surge in Riders
09/11/23 Maryland State Highway Administration to Hold Virtual Meeting on MD 190 (River Road) Corridor Safety Study Regarding Chevy Chase Area on Thursday, Sept. 21
09/07/23 Montgomery County Students Can Ride County Buses for Free with Youth Cruiser Card
08/08/23 Montgomery County Offering Adult Bike and Scooter Classes This September, October and November
07/26/23 Montgomery County Launches ‘Lessons from La Abuelina’ Campaign to Help Drivers and Pedestrians Safely Navigate New Crosswalk Devices
07/11/23 Montgomery County Department of Transportation Wins Regional ‘Commuter Connections’ Award
07/05/23 Montgomery County Department of Transportation Launches Ride On Trip Planner App
07/03/23 ‘Courtesy Stop’ Program of Montgomery County’s Ride On and Metrobus Will Allow Late Night Bus Riders to Request Drop-Offs Between Stops for Safety
07/03/23 Stay Safe on The Roads: Montgomery County Issues Warning Against Impaired Driving Ahead of Independence Day Weekend, with Increased Enforcement Planned
06/22/23 Montgomery County Department of Transportation Wins National Recognition Award for Engineering Excellence for 355 Crossing Project in Bethesda
06/21/23 WMATA’s Income-Qualified ‘Metro Lift’ Fare Program Brings More Consistency to Bus Fare in the Washington Metro Region
06/21/23 Two Public Art Installations on Montgomery County-operated Public Parking Garage Unveiled in Downtown Bethesda
06/14/23 Montgomery County Department of Transportation Seeks Bicycle Donations for Bike Match Program
06/13/23 New Saturday Parking Hours for Montgomery-Operated Garages, Parking Lots and Meters in Downtown Bethesda and Silver Spring Go Into Effect on Saturday, July 8
06/06/23 Montgomery County Receives $140,000 for Two Technical Assistance Awards from Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments’ Transportation Planning Board
06/02/23 Montgomery County Awards $800,000 in Grants to Assist Disabled, Senior, Limited-Income Residents with Transportation Needs
06/02/23 Montgomery County Department of Transportation Unveils ‘Ride with Pride Bus’ to Celebrate June as Pride Month
05/25/23 Stay Safe on The Roads: Montgomery County Issues Warning Against Reckless Driving Ahead of Memorial Day
05/23/23 Redland Middle School Named Winner of Montgomery County’s ‘Paint the Plow’ Contest to Celebrate Public Works Week
05/16/23 For Annual ‘Bike to Work Day’ Will be Held on Friday, May 19, There Will Be Seven Pit Stops Sponsored by Montgomery County
05/09/23 Montgomery County’s Innovative Microgrid Bus Depot in Brookeville That Will Power Electric Bus Fleet Wins National ACT Expo Fleet Award for ‘Transit and Mobility’
05/09/23 Annual Montgomery County Ride On Bus Food Drive to Run from May 21-27
05/03/23 Students of Rock Creek Valley Elementary School in Rockville and Montgomery County Officials Take Part in ‘Bike & Roll to School Day’
05/01/23 Vision Zero Youth Ambassadors to Take Over Montgomery County Department of Transportation Social Media for 24 Hours on Monday, May 8
04/27/23 ‘Heads Up, Phones Down’ Montgomery County Teen Video Contest Winners Announced
04/26/23 Montgomery County Ride On Bus Schedule Changes to Begin on Sunday, May 7
04/25/23 Montgomery County’s Celebration of ‘Public Works Week’ Will Include Paint the Plow Contest and Truck Day Event on Sat., May 20
04/11/23 Montgomery County Department of Transportation to Hold Virtual Public Meeting on Accessibility Guidelines on Thursday, April 13
03/27/23 Montgomery County to Sponsor Free Adult Electric Scooter Clinics in April, May and June
03/22/23 Montgomery County to Sponsor Seven Pit Stops During Washington Region’s Annual ‘Bike to Work Day’ on Friday, May 19
03/13/23 Montgomery County Holding ‘Shout Out to Your Bus Driver’ Contest During March to Promote Transit Driver Appreciation
03/09/23 Montgomery County Completes $74 Million White Flint West Workaround Project
03/08/23 Montgomery County Accepting Submissions from High School Students for ‘Heads Up, Phones Down’ Teen Video Contest Through March 31
03/02/23 Montgomery County Will Offer Adult Bike and Scooter Classes in April, May and June
02/14/23 Montgomery County Ride On Flash Buses Decorated for February
02/13/23 Montgomery County to Hold Virtual Meeting on Wednesday, Feb. 15, on the Tuckerman Lane ‘Road Diet Pilot’ in North Bethesda
02/03/23 Montgomery County to Celebrate ‘Transit Equity Day,’ Which Commemorates the Birthday of Rosa Parks, on Saturday, Feb. 4
01/25/23 Montgomery County Adds 16 Multiple Electric Vehicle Charging Ports in County Parking Facilities, Bringing Total to 56 in County Garages and Parking Lots
01/25/23 Federal Increase in Pre-Tax Benefits Allotted for Employer Transit Expenses as Part of Montgomery County’s ‘Fareshare’ Program
01/10/23 Montgomery County Will Be Increasing Frequency on 31 Ride On Bus Routes Starting Sunday, Jan. 29