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There will be no service to the Dingledine Campus on the...

#16 Northwest Express Route on Detour at Allen Rd. and Willow Knolls Updated 6/13/18
The intersection of Willow Knolls and Allen Road is...
#18 Pekin South Route Adjustment 3/5/18
CityLink has made a minor adjustment to the #18 Pekin...
Stop at North & Richmond Unavailable Weekdays from 2:30 PM & 4:30 PM on #10 Sterling Inbound Route

The corner at North and Richmond will not be a CityLink...

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CityLink Bus Passes Offer Affordable Transportation Options for Local College Students

Back-To-School time has arrived and Peoria area colleges and universities will begin the fall semester in a matter of weeks.  Most college students are trying to find ways to save money, and using CityLink is one way students can go green while saving some green.
CityLink has several routes that access higher education institutions in the Peoria area.  CityLink offers service to all three ICC campus locations.  The #20 ICC Express route provides service between Downtown Peoria and the East Peoria campus of ICC.  The #1 University route offers access to the Peoria...

GPMTD Receives First Wave of New Paratransit (CityLift) Vehicles

The Greater Peoria Mass Transit District (GPMTD) recently received the first set of five of its new paratransit (CityLift) vehicles. The initial vehicles received are Ford E450 Body-on-Chassis with a Champion Challenger body.  They were manufactured by Champion in Imlay City, Michigan and brokered by Central States Bus Sales, Inc. in Fenton, MO. 
These vehicles have the capacity to...

CityLink 4th of July Hours of Operation and Park and Ride Shuttle Information

In honor of the Independence Day holiday, CityLink will not offer service on Tuesday, July 4.  On July 3, the last line-up will depart from the Transit Center at 8:45 p.m.  All buses will return to the garage after reaching the end of the outbound route.  The CityLink Administrative offices will be closed on July 4, and will reopen on Wednesday, July 5. The Transit Center lobby will also be closed on July 4.  Regular service resumes and the Transit Center lobby and CityLink Administrative offices will be open on July 5.
Burlington Trailways and Peoria Charter...

CityLink Receives Two Additional Diesel-Electric Hybrid Buses

CityLink recently received two additional 40’ New Flyer Xcelsior® diesel-electric hybrid buses.  The new buses are identical to the hybrid buses CityLink received in late 2016.  Manufacturing of the new buses began in Winnipeg, Manitoba and they were completed in St. Cloud, Minnesota.  The buses were purchased with the assistance of an Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) Capital Grant, Federal Transit Administration (FTA) Clean Fuels Program (5308) and FTA Urbanized Area Formula Grant (5307).
CityLink’s diesel-electric hybrid buses use both bio-diesel...

CityLink to Participate in 12th Annual Dump the Pump Day on June 15

CityLink will participate in the 12th Annual Dump the Pump Day on Thursday, June 15.  This is a national event recognized by the American Public Transportation Association (APTA), and it is celebrated by transit agencies across the United States.  According to the APTA June Transit Savings Report, the annual savings is $9,797 for a person who switches his or her daily commute by car to taking public transportation.  Individuals who ride public transportation instead of driving can save, on average, more than $816 per month.  In 2016, Americans took 10.4 billion trips on public

No CityLink Service on May 29 in Observance of Memorial Day

In observance of the Memorial Day holiday, CityLink will not provide service on Monday, May 29, 2017.  
The CityLink Transit Center, located at 407 SW Adams, and the Administrative offices, located at 2105 NE Jefferson, will also be closed for the holiday.  On Sunday, May 28, the Transit Center lobby will be open from 8:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. and the customer service windows will be open from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.
Full service resumes on Tuesday, May 30, 2017.
Burlington Trailways and Peoria Charter Coach will...

CityLink to Provide Free Shuttle Service for Race for the Cure Participants on May 13

CityLink is making transportation convenient for participants of the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure on Saturday, May 13, 2017 by providing a free shuttle.  Participants of the event should arrive early for a Park and Ride Shuttle at either Northwoods Mall (JC Penney entrance on the Sterling side), or Evergreen Square (LensCrafters).  The shuttles begin transporting passengers to the Race for the Cure at 6:15 a.m. and will continue until 7:15 a.m.  Buses will return passengers back to the Park and Ride locations immediately following the event once the streets reopen.

CityLink to Celebrate 9th Annual Jerome Lilly Passenger Appreciation Day on April 20

On Thursday, April 20, 2017 CityLink will celebrate its 9th  Annual Passenger Appreciation Day to honor Jerome Lilly by providing free rides to passengers all day on all fixed routes.  Lilly, a beloved General Manager of CityLink, passed away unexpectedly in 2007.  April 20 was chosen as the date for Passenger Appreciation Day because it was Lilly’s birthday. 
In addition, a special item will be given away as a token of appreciation at...

CityLink Easter Sunday Hours of Operation 2017

In observance of the Easter Sunday holiday, CityLink will not have service on Sunday, April 16, 2017. On April 15, the last lineup will depart from the Transit Center at 8:45 p.m. All buses will return to the garage after reaching the end of the outbound route.
The Transit Center Customer Service windows will be open from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. on April 15. The CityLink Administrative office will be closed the entire weekend. Both locations resume normal operating hours on Monday, April 17.
Burlington Trailways and Peoria Charter Coach...

CityLink Partners with the Peoria Chiefs to Offer Revamped Discount on Chiefs Tickets During 2017 Season

CityLink is once again partnering with the Peoria Chiefs to offer a discount for tickets to select Chiefs home games during the 2017 season.  This year, fans can receive up to four tickets for $5 each when they present a CityLink bus pass at the Dozer Park box office for Sunday, Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday home games all season long beginning on Sunday, April 9, 2017.  The limit is four tickets per game and only one bus pass is required to purchase the tickets at the discounted rate.
The staff at the Dozer Park box...


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