SolTrans

Solano County Mobility Summit III

for Older Adults and People with Disabilities

When: Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018  10:00 am – 1:00 pm (Check in: 9:30 am)

Where: Joseph Nelson Community Center, 611 Village Drive, Suisun City

How: Attendees to the Mobility Summit can ride FREE on SolTrans Local and SolanoExpress Route 85 * and local trips on the Yellow Line (Vallejo to Benicia and Benicia to Vallejo) * ONLY all riders must show event Flier pictured below.  SolTrans riders will need to transfer from the Route 85 to FAST local Route 5 at the Fairfield Transit Center. Persons with disabilities needing a ride and are unable to use fixed route should schedule a ride by calling (888)535-6883 Printable Mobility Event Flier

We Invite You to Attend and:

  • Hear the results of seven City Summits on mobility issues
  • Discuss mobility solutions for Older Adults and People with Disabilities
  • Help us plan transportation improvements for the future

To register for this event Call Solano Mobility (800) 535-6883 by Oct. 11, 2018

  • Complimentary transportation may be available, ask for details when you register
  • Complimentary lunch will be provided by Panera

For more information visit or email: www.solanomobility.org  info@solanomobility.ca.gov

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Waterfront Weekend is here!

October 6th and 7th, 2018

Take the FREE SolTrans Community Shuttle all Waterfront Weekend, to explore Vallejo and Mare Island’s historical landmarks, museums and art studios:

Saturday 12-5:15 pm

Sunday 12- 3:15 pm

Service every 15 minutes starting at the Vallejo Ferry Terminal with stops at:

  • Vallejo Ferry Terminal
  • Vallejo Transit Center
  • Vallejo Yacht Club, Corner of Florida and Mare Island Way
  • Vino Godfather Winery
  • St. Peter’s Chapel/ Mare Island Museum
  • Vallejo Ferry, Mare Island Terminal
  • Coal Shed Studios, at Nimitz and 4th Street
  • Vallejo Yacht Club

Bring your Vallejo Waterfront Festival brochure 2018 to ride SolTrans Local Bus Routes FREE to Waterfront Weekend during festival hours on Saturday, October 6, 2018 from 10 am – 9 pm, and Sunday, October 7, 2018 from 10 am – 4 pm.

For more information about Waterfront Weekend, visit vallejowaterfrontweekend.com.

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Ride Free to the SoFit City Event

Come support your city in Solano County by participating in the SoFit City Challenge and SolTrans will take care of the driving.

Event:                SoFit City 
Location:        
 Solano Community College, 400 Suisun Valley Rd, Fairfield CA
Dates:                
Sunday, September 30, 2018
Fare:                
 FREE with SoFit City Flier or Race Day Bib, Printable SoFit City Flier

SolTrans will provide free service to participants in this year’s SoFit City Event. Just show the driver your race day bib or event flier and ride the bus for free to and from the event. Special Route Schedule Below:

Vallejo Transit Center Sereno Transit Center Solano Community College, Fairfield Solano Community College, Fairfield  Sereno Transit Center Vallejo Transit Center
7:15 7:25 7:45 11:45 12:05 12:10

 

SOFITCITY is a regional walk/run series to build healthier communities and fitter kids. Each city competes with neighboring city teams for the greatest number of runners and the distinction of ‘Fittest City’ in the region. They welcome all new and first-time runners! For more information and to register for all the events visit SoFit Challenge

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2018 Back to School Transit Fairs

JOIN US for all Your Back to School Transit Needs!

  • Learn which bus route serves your school
  • Discover how to ride the bus
  • Find the best fare for your bus routes

FREE!  LOCAL YOUTH DAY PASSES! 

  • The first 50 students to visit our booth at each location will receive a free SolTrans Local Youth Day Pass.

WIN!  LOCAL YOUTH 31 DAY PASS! 

  • Enter our raffle to win a 31-Day bus pass valid on SolTrans local bus routes.  (One raffle entry per student.)  Winners will be notified via email or method indicated on the raffle ticket.

BACK TO SCHOOL VALLEJO 2018

Wednesday, August 15, 2018
3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Vallejo Transit Center, 311 Sacramento Street
 
 

BACK TO SCHOOL BENICIA 2018

Thursday, August 16, 2018
4:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Benicia Farmers Market, First Street, Benicia

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Local Routes Reenvisioned

SolTrans is evaluating its local routes, General Public Dial-A-Ride and Local Taxi Scrip in order to restructure these services. We need to hear from you–yes YOU–to make sure we make the right changes. Join us at our upcoming public meetings.

MEETING DATES 

  • MONDAY, JULY 23RD
    SOLTRANS O&M FACILITY
    1850 BROADWAY ST, VALLEJO, CA 94589
    6:00PM – 8:00PM
  • TUESDAY, JULY 24TH
    SOLTRANS O&M FACILITY
    1850 BROADWAY ST, VALLEJO, CA 94589
    9:00AM – 1O:OOAM
  • WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 1 ST
    BENICIA PUBLIC LIBRARY
    150 EAST L ST, BENICIA, CA 94510
    6:00PM – 8:00PM

Additional workshop dates and times to be announced. For more information or to submit your suggestions please email info@soltransride.com or call  (707) 648-4666

Public Meeting — COA 2018

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Free Special Event Service for Benicia Torchlight Parade

SOLTRANS ANNOUNCES FREE SPECIAL EVENT SERVICE FOR BENICIA TORCHLIGHT PARADE

BENICIA, CA — SolTrans is proud to provide FREE Round Trip Bus Service for the Torchlight Parade in Downtown Benicia on Tuesday, July 3, 2018. Avoid the gridlock and parking challenges by taking routes Parade Ride 15 or Parade Ride 17 between the hours of 5:00 pm and 9:30 pm.

The Torchlight Parade will begin at 6:30 pm along First Street and will include dancers, floats, clowns, and entertainment. Look out for our SolTrans Bus in the Parade!

Parade Ride 15 Schedule (All times are approximate)

Benicia High School West 14th/  Military Rose Drive/  Cambridge Rose Drive/ Windsor Solano/
Hastings
Warwick Drive/  Chelsea Hills Military/ First St
5:00 pm 5:04 pm 5:08 pm 5:12 pm 5:17 pm 5:22 pm 5:35 pm
5:43 pm 5:47 pm 5:51 pm 5:55 pm 6:00 pm 6:07 pm 6:18 pm
6:26 pm 6:30 pm 6:34 pm 6:38 pm 6:43 pm 6:48 pm 7:01 pm
7:09 pm 7:13 pm 7:17 pm 7:21 pm 7:26 pm 7:31pm 7:44 pm
7:52 pm 7:56 pm 8:00 pm 8:04 pm 8:09 pm 8:14 pm 8:27 pm
8:35 pm 8:39 pm 8:43 pm 8:47 pm 8:52 pm 8:57 pm 9:10pm
9:18 pm 9:22 pm 9:26 pm 9:30 pm 9:35 pm 9:40 pm

Parade Ride 17 Schedule (All times are approximate)

Benicia High School Hastings/ Southampton Hastings/ Rose Rose Drive/ Panorama East 3rd/ Viewmont Military/ First St
5:00 pm 5:04 pm 5:09 pm 5:12 pm 5:18 pm 5:30 pm
5:40 pm 5:44 pm 5:49 pm 5:52 pm 5:58 pm 6:10 pm
6:20 pm 6:24 pm 6:29 pm 6:32 pm 6:38 pm 6:50 pm
7:00 pm 7:04 pm 7:09 pm 7:12 pm 7:18 pm 7:30 pm
7:40 pm 7:44 pm 7:49 pm 7:52 pm 7:58 pm 8:10 pm
8:20 pm 8:24 pm 8:29 pm 8:32 pm 8:38 pm 8:50 pm
9:00 pm 9:04 pm 9:09 pm 9:12 pm 9:18 pm

Solano County Transit (SolTrans) has been the public transportation provider for south Solano County since July 2011. SolTrans provides local and regional fixed routes, complementary paratransit, dial-a-ride service, and subsidized taxi programs. The agency is a Joint Powers Authority (JPA) that is governed by a six-member Board of Directors, composed of two representatives from the cities of Benicia and Vallejo, Solano County’s representative on the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC), and a representative from the Solano Transportation Authority.

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Benicia Memorial Day Ceremony Service

Effective Monday, May 28, 2018

SolTrans will be providing a free community shuttle within Benicia to the Memorial Day service at the Benicia Arsenal Cemetery.

The shuttle begins at 7:45 a.m. and operates every 20 minutes, traveling between City Park at 1st Street and Military and the Benicia Arsenal Military Cemetery.  The last shuttle departs the cemetery at 11:55 a.m.

Printable Schedule

1st & Military   City Park Benicia Military Cemetery Benicia Military Cemetery 1st & Military   City Park
7:45 7:50 7:55 8:00
8:05 8:10 8:15 8:20
8:25 8:30 8:35 8:40
8:45 8:50 8:55 9:00
9:05 9:10 9:15 9:20
9:25 9:30 9:35 9:40
9:45 9:50 9:55 10:00
10:15 10:10 10:15 10:30
10:35 10:40 10:45 10:50
10:55 11:00 11:05 11:10
11:15 11:20 11:25 11:30
11:35 11:40 11:45 11:50
11:55 12:00 12:05 12:10

 

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Bike to Work Day Energizer Station

Thursday, May 10, 2018
Energizer Station at Vallejo Transit Center, 311 Sacramento St. Vallejo, CA
6:00 am – 10:00 am


SolTrans will be hosting an Energizer Station in participation with the Bay Area’s Bike to Work Day, held on May 10, 2018.

Energizer stations will be set up throughout Solano and Napa counties on Bike to Work Day. Bike to our Energizer Station to get free snacks, a reusable canvas bag, bicycle information, and good cheer!

Bike to Work events will take place throughout the month of May including a Team Bike Challenge.  Register at www.lovetoride.net/bayarea to track your rides, participate in our team challenge, compete for virtual prizes and, if you take the pledge to ride on BTWD, have a chance to win a fantastic vacation from Exodus Travel!

 Bike to Work Day Energizer Station Locations Flier for print

 

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Come to Our Job Fair

Make this bus your office! Driving positions available.

Come To Our Job Fair!

Job Fair Flier

When:

Wednesday, January 24, 2018, 9am to 4pm
Wednesday, January 31, 2018, 9am to 4pm

Where:

1850 Broadway Street, Vallejo, CA 94589

Questions?

Call 707-234-8652 or 707-648-4666

At National Express Transit Services, everything we do is graded on the performance of our front line–our drivers.

The search for the right drivers is paramount to our success because the best drivers equal the safest passengers.

We are always looking for qualified drivers. If you are at least 21 years of age, have had a valid driver’s license for at least 3 years, if you are interested in joining a dynamic team, think you’ve got what it takes, and are interested in the benefits listed below, apply or contact us today!

  • Competitive Starting Wage, plus Hiring Bonus
  • Paid Training Provided
  • No Experience Necessary
  • Full-Time and Part-Time Morning & Afternoon Hours Available

Must be 21 years of age. Clean H-6 DMV printout and DOT Physical and Drug Screen required.

For more information visit Job Openings.

National Express LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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