City-County Council Rules and Policy Committee Hears Proposal 145: Referendum for Transit Funding

INDIANAPOLIS – The City-County Council Rules and Public Policy Committee will meet Tuesday, April 26 at 5:30 p.m. at the Casa Blanca Banquet Hall (4004 Georgetown Rd.). The Committee will make a recommendation by vote whether Marion County residents will have the opportunity to participate in a ballot measure for transit funding in the County…. Read more »

IndyGo Call for Transit Ambassadors

INDIANAPOLIS – IndyGo is looking to recruit energetic and enthusiastic volunteers to join the Transit Ambassador team. Transit Ambassadors will educate and assist riders on how to use the IndyGo bus system as well as share upcoming IndyGo route changes and project updates. The need for volunteers stems from the forthcoming June changes to most… Read more »

Slam Dunks and Driving the Bus

It is always exciting to learn about someone’s colorful and fascinating past. Professional Coach Operator Nathan Barnes is six feet and seven inches tall, so it isn’t a big surprise that he played basketball. Barnes is a former University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Men’s Basketball player. He was voted “Most Popular Person on Campus” during this… Read more »

IndyGo Board Adopts Marion County Transit Plan after Updates from Public Comments

INDIANAPOLIS – Last week the IndyGo Board of Directors adopted the Marion County Transit Plan (MCTP). The MCTP includes significant investment in the local bus network and three rapid transit lines on high ridership routes. Aside from the proposed Blue, Purple, and Red rapid transit lines, sweeping improvements to the local bus service have been… Read more »

IndyGo Offers a Mobile Safe Place for Kids

INDIANAPOLIS –  For more than six years, IndyGo has served as a Safe Place location and assisted children in crisis. Safe Place Network is a national outreach program which educates youth about the dangers of running away or trying to resolve difficult or threatening situations on their own and provides immediate help to support the… Read more »

IndyGo Congratulates a Driver’s Perfect On-Time Performance

INDIANAPOLIS – IndyGo strives to get you where you need to go on time, every time. As part of this effort, IndyGo measures every Professional Coach Operator’s on-time performance each month. On-time performance is determined by the percentage of success a bus driver adheres to the public bus schedule. IndyGo Professional Fixed Coach Operator Tenisha… Read more »

IndyGo Announces Upcoming Marion County Transit Plan Open Houses

INDIANAPOLIS  – Additional opportunities to learn about the Marion County Transit Plan and give input have been scheduled. The Marion County Transit Plan begins the process of implementing Indy Connect, the multi-county transit vision for Central Indiana. The Marion County Transit Plan includes significant investment in the local bus network and three rapid transit lines… Read more »

IndyGo Announces Available Funding for Indianapolis Urbanized Area Transportation Projects

INDIANAPOLIS – IndyGo is a designated recipient of Federal Transit Administration (FTA) funding for the Section 5310 “Enhanced Mobility of Seniors and Individuals With Disabilities” grant program. The Section 5310 grant program offers federal funding to support capital projects (vehicles) that provide transportation to older individuals and those with disabilities. As the designated recipient, IndyGo… Read more »