2021 News Releases
Oct 13, 2021
Virtual meeting scheduled for 5 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 21
Sep 16, 2021
Fountain Square event on Sept. 22 to feature live music, pizza, and vendors
Aug 31, 2021
Metro and Access service will operate on a Holiday/Sunday schedule on Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 6.
Aug 3, 2021
Public may submit feedback on frequency and route changes
Jul 28, 2021
The Southwest Ohio Regional Transit Authority has engaged with Cincinnati Public Schools over the past month to evaluate the service that Metro provides to 7th – 12th grade students. The service is reviewed annually in partnership with CPS staff per our regular contract process.
Jul 20, 2021
Heroic response saved life of Access operator
Jul 19, 2021
Public may submit feedback on advertising plan
Jul 14, 2021
New feature available in Transit app with EZfare
Jul 8, 2021
As Interim CFO, Resor will oversee SORTA’s $121.5 million operating budget, capital program, grants administration, financial reporting, treasury management activities and investments.
Jul 7, 2021
All Metro rides will be free July 16-18, August 6-8
Jul 1, 2021
Metro bus and Access paratransit service will operate on a Sunday schedule on July 5.
Jun 25, 2021
Operator Michael Cassinelli inducted into National “Two Million Mile Club”
Jun 24, 2021
Metro Offering $1,000 New Operator Bonus Through June 30
Jun 15, 2021
Update: The career fair has been rescheduled for Tuesday, June 29, from 3 to 7 p.m.
May 28, 2021
Reinventing Metro delivers increased frequency and expanded service hours on 10 routes
May 24, 2021
Reinventing Metro delivers increased frequency and expanded service hours, including 24/7 service on seven routes
May 17, 2021
Bicycle commuters ride free on Metro, TANK and BCRTA on Friday, May 21
May 12, 2021
Metro Offering $1,000 New Operator Bonus Through June 30
Apr 30, 2021
Sen. Brown leads roundtable discussion, visits SORTA Access facility
Apr 28, 2021
Weil will oversee the safety and security of Metro’s fixed-route and Access transit operations, its facilities, employees and customers.
Apr 22, 2021
“Going Green” is more than a motto at Metro
Apr 15, 2021
Advocates for investments in public transportation infrastructure
Apr 13, 2021
Transit app celebrates new EZfare milestone: riders have taken 500,000 EZfare trips with the Transit app
Apr 6, 2021
Free rides April 8-11, April 24-25, May 8-9 and May 22-23 to help improve access to vaccination sites
Apr 1, 2021
Portion of Issue 7 sales tax revenue to fund infrastructure projects within Metro service area
Mar 30, 2021
Anderson will take a primary role in bringing the Reinventing Metro plan to fruition.
Mar 29, 2021
Metro will roll out new fares on Sunday, April 4, as part of its Reinventing Metro plan.
Mar 22, 2021
Metro Offering $1,000 New Operator Bonus for a Limited Time
Mar 18, 2021
Metro joined transit agencies across the country in celebrating the incredible work of its nearly 600 Metro and Access operators.
Mar 16, 2021
Free rides to help improve access to vaccinations for all eligible
Mar 10, 2021
10 routes will see service improvements starting May 30
Mar 8, 2021
Applicants can participate in virtual career fair Saturday, March 13
Mar 4, 2021
Simpler fare structure will make riding the bus even easier.
Feb 24, 2021
Metro’s spring service changes will go into effect Sunday, March 7, 2021.
Feb 17, 2021
Kreg Keesee re-elected SORTA Chair; Robert Harris as Vice Chair
Feb 16, 2021
Butler County RTA in partnership with SORTA will resume 42X – West Chester Express service starting March 8
Feb 12, 2021
New buses with added amenities replace aging coaches in fleet
Feb 4, 2021
Transit systems across the state will highlight the importance of public transportation
Jan 13, 2021
Rosa Parks bus to participate in annual commemorative march https://mlkcoalition.org/about/