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Six New Paratransit Vehicles Go Into Service for GPMTD

The Greater Peoria Mass Transit District (GPMTD) received six new paratransit vehicles in December 2017.  These vehicles are in addition to the 26 new paratransit vehicles that were received earlier in 2017.

Five of the vehicles were recently added to...Read more

CityLift and CountyLink Join Forces with Coordinated Dispatch Effort

Dispatch for CityLift and CountyLink was recently combined at the beginning of February.  Passengers of both services now call 309-999-3667 to schedule a ride.

Prior to this change, CountyLink passengers called a different number to schedule a ride. Having one phone number to call in for rides makes it more efficient for the scheduling of vehicles, and a cooperation of service to benefit the CAUSE area and overall service.  This is a pilot program within the State of Illinois.

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CityLink Honors Rosa Parks & Celebrates Black History Month by Reserving Seat on Bus 2243 for the Entire Month of February

Passengers who ride bus 2243 the month of February may notice a special seat towards the front of the bus. That is because CityLink has seat reserved in honor of Rosa Parks. The seat is in conjunction with celebrating the life of the Civil Rights pioneer and Black History Month.

The idea for reserving a seat for the whole month of February came from GPMTD Board Member Art Bell. He attended a conference in Atlanta, and...Read more

CityLink Receives 2017 Green Company of the Year Award from East Peoria Chamber of Commerce

CityLink was selected as the 2017 Green Company of the Year by the East Peoria Chamber of Commerce at their Annual Awards Dinner on Friday, January 25, 2018 at the Par-A-Dice Hotel & Casino.

The award was presented to Assistant General Manager John Anderson (L) and Director of Maintenance Mike Brockway (R) during the dinner. Mike also serves as an ambassador for the East Peoria...Read more

CityLink Participates in Interview on WPEO Radio

CityLink General Manager Doug Roelfs and Director of Marketing Emily Watson participated in South Side Mission’s radio program “Open Door” on WPEO on Tuesday, January 16.  During the show, they spoke to the host and Director of Church Relations at South Side Mission, Pastor Frank Winfrey, about their experience with volunteering to help prepare Thanksgiving meals at the Mission in November.  They were also given the opportunity to talk about CityLink services.

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Country Club BBQ Adds Full-Side Bus Wrap to CityLink Bus

If you're driving around the streets of the Greater Peoria area, you might get a little hungry when you see CityLink bus 2221. That's because it now features a slab of ribs advertising Country Club BBQ (2510 W Farmington Rd, West Peoria, IL 61604).  

The full-side wrap on the driver-side of the bus was installed between December 5-6.  

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CityLink Employees Help Prepare Thanksgiving Meals at South Side Mission

CityLink employees, including General Manager Doug Roelfs, recently volunteered to help South Side Mission prepare 3,500 Thanksgiving meals on November 22.

Executive Director of the South Side Mission, Reverand Craig Williams, said a prayer before the meal preparations began.

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Stuff-A-Bus Food Drive Partners with Peoria Ghostbusters and Peoria Fire Department Explorers

The Stuff-A-Bus food drive had two new partnerships for the 2017 campaign. Ghostbusters Peoria reached out to us and wanted to help with the food drive in some way. Even though they were not originally scheduled to participate, we were able to quickly put together a fun and unique event at the Kroger in East Peoria from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on November 19.

Three of the...Read more

CityLink Provides Traveling Training for English as a Second Language (ESL) Class

CityLink recently provided Travel Training for an English as a Second Language (ESL) class at Illinois Central College. Class instructor Pam Roberts felt the information would be valuable and provide the students with a new resource as they continue their education.

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CityLink Employees Dress Up for Halloween Costume Contest

CityLink employees had a little fun this year for Halloween by dressing up for a costume contest. 

Bethany Potter - Accounting Specialist (Winner of the Funniest Costume!)

Theresa Mitchell - Accounting Specialist

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