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MOGO is Here: Bike Rentals in Ferndale, Royal Oak…

June 4th 2020

In addition to expanding its service, MoGo also announced changes to its passes and pricing, making bike share easier and more convenient

MDOT Seeking Input from Deaf, Deafblind, and Hard of Hearing Community on Mobility Needs

March 25th 2019

MDOT Seeking Input from Deaf, Deafblind, and Hard of Hearing Community on Mobility Needs (MDOT, March 25, 2019) Lansing, MI- The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) is developing a new state long-range transportation plan (SLRTP), known as Michigan Mobility 2045 (MM 2045), that will establish a vision and priorities for transportation in Michigan for 25 […]

On the Ballot: City Transit System on the Ballot in Royal Oak

October 7th 2018

On the Ballot: City Transit System on the Ballot in Royal Oak (Crystal A. Proxmire, orig. June 26, 2018) Royal Oak, MI- Voters in Royal Oak will be able to decide in November if they want to fund a city-wide system that would increase SMART bus routes, hours and frequency within the City of Royal […]

How to Use the SMART Bus During Dream Cruise (to Avoid it or Enjoy it)

August 17th 2018

How to Use the SMART Bus During Dream Cruise (to Avoid it or Enjoy it) (SMART, Aug 17, 2018) Ferndale, Pleasant Ridge, Huntington Woods, Royal Oak, Berkley, Birmingham, Troy, Bloomfield Twp, and Pontiac, MI- After a 10 year hiatus, the SMART Shuttle is once again offering rides to everyone attending the Woodward Dream Cruise, presented […]

MoGo Bike Share to Expand to SE Oakland Communities

July 12th 2018

MoGo Bike Share to Expand to SE Oakland Communities (MoGo, July 12, 2018) Berkley, Ferndale, Huntington Woods, Oak Park and Royal Oak, MI -After more than one year of operations, MoGo announced plans to expand its service to more neighborhoods in Detroit, as well as to five different cities in the region. In addition to […]

SMART Transit Millage Renewal on Aug. 7 Ballot

July 2nd 2018

SMART Transit Millage Renewal on Aug. 7 Ballot (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 1, 2018) Oakland County, MI- On Aug. 7, 2018 voters in Oakland County will be asked to renew a millage that funds public transportation. This is NOT the millage for the Regional Transit Authority.  This IS for a continuation of SMART services already […]

Royal Oak Commission Votes to Put City Transit System on the Ballot

June 26th 2018

Royal Oak Commission Votes to Put City Transit System on the Ballot (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 26, 2018) Royal Oak, MI- Voters in Royal Oak will be able to decide in November if they want to fund a city-wide system that would increase SMART bus routes, hours and frequency within the City of Royal Oak. […]

RTA: Regional Transit Authority Input Session May 2 in Rochester

April 28th 2018

  RTA: Regional Transit Authority Input Session May 2 in Rochester Rochester, MI-  The Regional Transit Authority of Southeast Michigan (RTA) has announced plans to engage Southeast Michigan residents to gather their feedback and opinions to move regional transit forward. Through a series of six community meetings across southeast Michigan and an online survey, the […]

Royal Oak Transit Task Force Meeting Jan. 17

January 13th 2018

Royal Oak Transit Task Force Meeting Jan. 17 Royal Oak, MI – The City of Royal Oak Transit Task Force is meeting Jan. 17, 2018 to discuss transit possibilities for the city, including a potential city bus system within Royal Oak. The meeting begins at 7pm on Jan. 17, 2018 at: Jack & Patti Salter […]

Regional Transportation Plan Public Input Meeting Sept. 26

September 10th 2017

Regional Transportation Plan Public Input Meeting Sept. 26 Waterford, MI – SEMCOG, the Southeast Michigan Council of Governments, is seeking input from Southeast Michigan residents to aid development of the region’s long-range transportation plan. SEMCOG will build on its technical analysis of transportation needs by asking anyone who lives, works, recreates, or travels in Southeast Michigan […]