Public Transit is a Crucial Need in North Central New Mexico

Op-Ed

Public Transit is a Crucial Need in North Central New Mexico

Kathy Holian, former Santa Fe County Commissioner

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When there is a critical need for a service, local governments must provide steadfast support to ensure that need is met. In North Central New Mexico, such a need is public transportation, and it is our job to continue supporting it as citizens of this region.

Veterans Can Now Ride FREE On NCRTD Premium Fare Based Routes

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Veterans Can Now Ride FREE On NCRTD Premium Fare Based Routes While riding on 19 of the NCRTD’s bus routes remains fare-free to all, veterans can now ride free on the District’s fare-based Mountain Trail route to Ski Santa Fe and the weekend Taos Express which offers express service between Taos, Española and Santa Fe, […]

NCRTD Thanksgiving Holiday Bus Schedule

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The RTD “Blue Bus,” including the RTD Chile Line in Taos, will not be in operation on Thursday and Friday, November 26 and 27 in recognition of the Thanksgiving Holiday.  The RTD Mountain Trail will be in operation. The Mountain Trail route will transition to its Winter Schedule on Thanksgiving Day in celebration of the opening of Ski Santa Fe. The service will operate on its Weekend/Holiday schedule throughout the four-day weekend, November 26-29. For more information visit RidetheBlueBus.com

RTD Chama Midday Service Goes Year-Round

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RTD Chama Midday Service Goes Year-Round   The Blue busses will continue to go to Chama for their midday run says NCRTD. The North Central Regional Transit District (NCRTD) has announced that its RTD 190 Chama midday roundtrip that had been offered as a seasonal service from May 23rd to October 18th will be extended […]

RTD HOLIDAY CLOSURE July 3rd and 4th

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RTD HOLIDAY CLOSURE July 3rd and 4th ESPAÑOLA – The North Central Regional Transit District (NCRTD) has announced that the RTD “Blue Buses” will not be in service on Friday July 3, in observance of the Fourth of July holiday.   The RTD Taos Express will not be in service on Saturday, July 4th. The Taos […]