RVTD Facing Budget Cuts, Layoffs

MEDFORD, Ore. – Failure of a tax levy to help fund the Rogue Valley Transportation¬†District¬†(RVTD) is forcing the agency to make some serious budget and service cuts. According to RVTD, an effort is underway to slash its current annual budget by 10 percent or close to $700,000. That includes laying off six drivers, and shifting … Continue reading »

Tracking Bus Routes in Real Time

MEDFORD, Ore.– Days of guessing if your bus is running late could be a thing of the past. The Rogue Valley Transportation District developed a new program to let riders track their bus and when it will arrive, in real time. The information can be accessed from any mobile device or computer through Google Maps. … Continue reading »

RVTD Possibly Expanding to Eagle Point

EAGLE POINT, Ore. — The town of Eagle Point could soon be getting mass transit. The Rogue Valley Transportation District is working with the town of Eagle Point to bring a bus route to their area. In order for RTVD to extend their bus route, Eagle Point will have to annex themselves into the RVTD … Continue reading »