public transportation

11:04 am
Tue October 7, 2014

Hopkinsville Calls on Local Artists to Design New Public Transit Logo

City of Hopkinsville seal

The City of Hopkinsville is asking citizens to submit ideas to help name the city’s new public transportation system and develop its logo.

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Public Transport
2:58 pm
Thu July 26, 2012

MCTA Executive Director Addresses Concerns About Low Ridership

Low ridership was once again a topic of discussion at this week’s Murray – Calloway County Transit Authority meeting.

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3:56 pm
Thu March 29, 2012

MCTA Action Plan to Reorganize System

The Murray-Calloway County Transit Authority approved an action plan to reorganize the public transit system. The MCTA saw a spike in ridership and income during February, but overall the company has a net income of negative $13,815. Director Bjarne Hansen says the board is working to put together more committees to focus on specific topics to reduce costs like fuel consumption, land sale, and vehicle size. Hansen also says MCTA is reorganizing their staff, which includes an outsourcing of payroll to an independent company called Martin, Colson, Hale, and Henderson.