Burlington, VT — Green Mountain Transit (GMT) will join with other public transportation systems nationwide to participate in the 13th annual National Dump the Pump Day on Thursday, June 21. The slogan of this year’s National Dump the Pump Day is “Dump the Pump. Ride Public Transit.” GMT is offering FREE rides system-wide! Sponsored by the American […]
Green Mountain Transit General Manager, Mark A. Sousa, was among local, state and federal officials at the Montpelier Transit Center ground-breaking ceremony. The facility will serve as a transit center, housing, and a pedestrian path. “We got transportation and housing, two things we thought were needed back when we got the earmarks that are needed far more today, […]
In light of GMT’s NextGen Transit Planning efforts, take a look at this article which discusses transit systems that are, or have taken, similar steps towards bringing themselves up to date with changing demographics: Buses, Yes, Buses, Are ‘the Hottest Trend in Transit’.
September 19, 2017 Press Release BURLINGTON, Vt., Sept. 19 – Vermont’s congressional delegation announced Tuesday that the Vermont Agency of Transportation (VTrans) will receive a $480,000 federal grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation to purchase two electric buses that will be used by Green Mountain Transit in Burlington. In June, the Vermont delegation wrote […]
Burlington, VT | October 11, 2016—Figuring out when and where to hop aboard a Green Mountain Transit (GMT) bus is about to get easier! On Friday, October 14, 2016, GMT will launch RouteShout, a mobile phone application that delivers next bus arrival times and schedule information. “Access to information is a huge barrier for some […]
GMT DOWNTOWN TRANSIT CENTER TO OFFER GIGABIT WIFI HOTSPOT IN BURLINGTON Burlington Telecom providing free, gigabit-capable wifi to boost efficiency and commuter satisfaction Burlington Telecom has partnered with Green Mountain Transit to provide free, gigabit-capable wifi to commuters and GMT employees using the new Downtown Transit Center, set to open on October 13. A reliable […]
Vermont | June 27, 2016 – New technology is being installed and tested on Green Mountain Transit buses throughout our Burlington, St. Albans, and Berlin areas. The tablets are the hardware component of the technology. They will supply passengers with real-time information and automated vehicle location (AVL) through a cloud-based GPS program. RouteMatch will also […]