Laketran launches new service between Cleveland, Lake County

Laketran launches new transit service to spur workforce development between Cleveland and Lake County By Chad Felton | The News-Herald After years of planning, Laketran has officially launched transit service along Lake County’s largest manufacturing corridor, adding to the connectivity its Park-n-Ride service provides between Lake County and downtown Cleveland. The agency transports 700 commuters between Lake […]

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Laketran poised to move forward with multiple projects

By Chad Felton, The News-Herald | Friday, January 11, 2019 Laketran is looking to launch more projects in 2019 after benefiting from multiple accomplishments in 2018, including Campus Loop Route 7 service at Lakeland Community College, and securing federal grants totaling $2.9 million for electric bus funding. The transit agency also seeks to remain focused on serving […]

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Laketran offering free rides to voters on Election Day

Laketran is trying to eliminate a barrier often mentioned as to why people don’t vote – access to transportation. On Tuesday, November 6, 2018, Laketran will be offering free rides to polling locations across Lake County to ensure all registered voters can vote on Election Day. “Lack of transportation or the ability to afford transportation […]

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Proterra applauds Laketran, among recipients of FTA Low-No grant funding for zero-emission battery-electric buses

Proterra News | August 27th, 2018 – Secures over $35 million for 23 communities in 18 states across the U.S. – Announces 18 new transit partners – Reinforces its position as transit agency partner of choice Burlingame, Calif. – Aug. 27, 2018 – Today, Proterra, a leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, announced that 23 transit agencies have won […]

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