CCTA Earns Financial Transparency Award (Again)

The Contra Costa Transportation Authority (CCTA) consistently strives to achieve the highest standards in its governmental accounting and financial reporting. Its recent Good Government award from the Contra Costa Taxpayers Association – coupled with winning yet another Certificate of Achievement of Excellence in Financial Reporting from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States …

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Preserving Yosemite Valley with Transit

YARTS bus in Yosemite Valley

Need to get to Yosemite Valley without a car? For 20 years, the Merced County Association of Governments staffs and operates the Yosemite Area Regional Transit Service (YARTS).

CALCOG Regions Partner via CalVans to Improve Rural Mobility

Calvans van in operation

A van used by farm workers on farmland. Two water coolers are on a front bumper rack

The California Vanpool Authority (CalVans) is a public transit agency that organizes more than 800 vanpools across the state.  Each trip represents at least seven (and as many as 15) people who are traveling a minimum of 15 miles and often 70 miles (or more) one way to their place of employment.  Even using conservative …

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