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Welcome to Greenway Public Transportation

Greenway provides Fixed Route transportation service in the cities of Conover, Hickory, and Newton,

Flex Route service in the Town of Taylorsville and in Burke County (Morganton, Drexel, Valdese, Rutherford College),

and Demand Response Service in the counties of Alexander, Burke, Caldwell, and Catawba.

For more information visit the How to Ride pages of this website or call:

828-464-9444 – Demand Response, Flex Route, and Complementary Paratransit Information

828-465-7634 - Fixed Route Bus Information

 

Burke County - New Deviated Fixed Routes

Route changes effective September 3, 2019

Bus information direct - 828-465-7634

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To

Bus Schedule.pdf for printing

 

Overall Bus Schedule with Stop ID number, timepoints and estimated arrival and departure times

 

Click here to access the interactive bus stop map.

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Bus Stop Finder for Burke Deviated Fixed Routes

Real Time Ride APP

Download Ride Systems on Google Play or Apple Store then search Greenway Public Transportation

Click here for computer link to real time bus information

The bus tracker is live when the routes are active from 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM, Monday through Friday.

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E. Parker Rd, Medical Park Area, Burke County Human Services Building

Magnolia Plaza, S Hwy 64, Rural King, Big Lots

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Magnolia Plaza, S Hwy 64, Rural King, Big Lots

E. Parker Rd, Medical Park Area, Burke County Human Services Building

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Valdese Hospital Outpatient

Rutherford College

Valdese

Drexel

WPCC - Morganton

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WPCC - Morganton

Valdese Hospital Outpatient

Rutherford College

Valdese

Drexel

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Cities of Conover, Hickory, and Newton

Public Comment regarding the removal of the Union Square stop - contact Aaron Kohrs at 828.465.7640 or akohrs@wprta.org

bus stop changes effective March 4, 2019

 

 

 

 

 

AUTHORITY UPDATES / ALERTS

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Board of Directors Meetings:

For more information please contact Camille Sterling at 828-465-7642. Click here to link to the Board of Directors page.

Board Meeting: The next WPRTA Board of Directors meeting will be held on the third Thursday of the month at 10 AM in the Greenway Conference Room located at 1515 4th St. SW, Conover, NC 28613. For more information contact Camille Sterling at 828-465-7642.

Public Hearing: September 19, 2019 at 10:00 AM - Greenway Board Meeting, 5311 Community Transportation Grant for FY 2021

PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE

Section 5311 (ADTAP), 5310, 5339, 5307 and applicable State funding, or combination thereof.

This is to inform the public that a public hearing will be held on the proposed 2021 Community Transportation Program Application to be submitted to the North Carolina Department of Transportation no later than October 4, 2019. The public hearing will be held on September 19, 2019 at 1515 4th St. SW, Conover, NC  28613 before the (governing board) Western Piedmont Regional Transit Authority Board of Directors.

Those interested in attending the public hearing and needing either auxiliary aids and services under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) or a language translator should contact Camille Sterling on or before September 17, 2019 at telephone number 828-465-7642 or via email at csterling@wprta.org.

The Community Transportation Program provides assistance to coordinate existing transportation programs operating in Alexander, Burke, Caldwell, and Catawba counties as well as provides transportation options and services for the communities within this service area.  These services are currently provided using Demand response, subscription, deviated fixed route and fixed route service.  Services are rendered by Western Piedmont Regional Transit Authority operating as Greenway Public Transportation.

The total estimated amount requested for the period July 1, 2020 through June 30, 2021

Project

Total Amount

Local Share

Administrative

$ 430,878

$ 64,632

 (15%)

Operating (5311)

$ 442,563

$ 221,282

 (50%)

Capital (Vehicles & Other)

5310 Operating

$ 34,9560

$

$ 34,956

$

 (10%)

(50%)

Other ___________________

TOTAL PROJECT

$

$ 1,223,001

$

$ 320,869

 (    %)

Total Funding Request

Total Local Share

This application may be inspected at 1515 4th St. SW, Conover, NC  28613 from 9 AM – 4 PM, Monday through Friday.  Written comments should be directed to Camille Sterling before September 18, 2019 by email at csterling@wprta.org or by calling 828-465-7642.

End of Notice

 

 

DBE Goal:

The WPRTA Disadvanted Business Enterprise (DBE) Goal for FY 2020, 2021, and 2022 will be 1% (Race Neutral). If you have any questions or comments please contact Camille Sterling at 828.448.9921 or csterling@wprta.org.

 

Consider this the final notice unless otherwise posted.

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Transportation Advisory Board (TAB) Meetings:

The next Transportation Advisory Board meeting will be held on the third Tuesday of the month in January, April, July, and October at 2:00 PM in the Greenway Conference Room located at the 1515 4th St SW, Conover, NC 28613. For more information contact Camille Sterling at 828-465-7642.

 

 

Holiday Closings:

In observance of the upcoming holiday(s) Greenway will be closed on the following days:

2019 Holiday Closings

Title of Holiday

Closing Dates

Day of the Week

Thanksgiving

November 28 and 29

Thursday and Friday

Christmas

December 24, 25, and 26

Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday

Printed August 29, 2018 …The Greenway Public Transportation Holiday Closing Dates are subject to change.

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