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September 24, 2020 Meeting Agenda

OUT OF AN ABUNDANCE OF CAUTION REGARDING THE COVID-19 VIRUS THE SEPTEMBER 24, 2020, FCRTA BOARD MEETING WILL BE HELD VIA ZOOM.

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Creek Fire Notice

Due to road closures and precautions taken due to the Creek Fire, the Auberry Transit Route will be canceled until further notice.
Please call 1-855-612-5184 for updates and route schedules.

July 30th, 2020 Meeting Agenda

OUT OF AN ABUNDANCE OF CAUTION REGARDING THE COVID-19 VIRUS THE JULY 30, 2020, FCRTA MEETING WILL BE HELD VIA ZOOM.

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TITLE VI
FCRTA NEPA CE

Title VI Program

Fresno County Rural Transit Agency will continue to carry out its programs, activities, and services in compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Fresno County Rural Transit Agency or any of its employees will continue to not exclude any persons, on the grounds of race, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, or gender identity, from participating in, deny the benefits of, or subject him/her to discrimination under any Fresno County Rural Transit Agency programs, services, or activities.

For more information about Fresno County Rural Transit Agency’s Title VI Program and complaint procedures you may call (559) 233-6789, or click on the following:

Title VI: Title VI 2020-2023
Title VI Complaint Form English: Title VI Complaint Procedure Complaint Form English
Title VI Complaint Form Spanish: Title VI Complaint Procedure Complaint Form -Spanish

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June 25, 2020 Meeting Agenda

OUT OF AN ABUNDANCE OF CAUTION REGARDING THE COVID-19 VIRUS THE JUNE 25, 2020, FCRTA BOARD MEETING WILL BE HELD VIA ZOOM.

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WEST PARK
BIOLA
BUDGET 20-21
Fresno EOC OPB 2020-2021

Notice to passengers:

Effective Thursday June 18th, 2020 all passengers are required to wear protective face coverings (cloth masks, paper masks, bandanas or scarves) on FCRTA buses. This requirement is per the latest State of California Health and Human Services Agency- California Department of Public Health guidelines on COVID-19. This policy will be in place until further notice Thank you for your cooperation.

For more information call 1-855-612-5184 or download the flyer:
English Masks 6-18-20
Spanish Mask 6-18-20

Title VI Complaint Procedure & Form

Any person who believes that he/she, or as a member of any specific class of individuals, has been subjected to discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, age sex, sexual orientation, or gender identity with respect to Fresno County Rural Transit Agency programs, activities, services, or other transit related benefits, may file a written Complaint with Fresno County Rural Transit Agency.

To learn how to file a Title VI complaint, download the full PDF document.

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May 28, 2020 Meeting Agenda

The FCRTA Board Agenda has been amended on May 26, 2020 to update the call in number for the meeting.
Out of abundance of caution regarding the COVID-19 virus, the May 28, 2020 scheduled FCRTA Board Meeting will be held via zoom.

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Dial-in number: (669) 900-6833
Meeting ID: 985 5309 8196
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2020.05.12.2 Appvd KART Agreement 20-21
Dinuba Agreement 2020-21
Fresno EOC OPB 2020-2021

April 30, 2020 Meeting Agenda

Out of abundance of caution regarding the COVID-19 virus, the April 30, 2020 scheduled FCRTA Board Meeting will be held via teleconference.

Conference Call Info:
Toll Free Number: 888-398-2342
Participant Code: 740166

To continue download the full agenda FCRTA APRIL AGENDA

FCRTA 2020-21 Budget

Fresno County Rural Transit Agency’s (FCRTA) Budget for 2020-21 has been developed for your review, comments, and action during a forty-five (45) day review period that will culminate on June 25, 2020, with the scheduled FCRTA Board Meeting.

To continue reading, download the 2020-21 Budget. BUDGET 20-21

Notice to Passengers:

In an effort to follow the COVID-19 guidelines and recommendations please practice social distancing when riding the bus allowing proper space between you and other passengers. We will also be practicing the recommendation of no groups of 10 or more. If there is more than 10 people on the bus, we will ask that you wait for the next bus to arrive. All passengers are also encouraged to wear protective face coverings (cloth masks, paper masks, or scarves) on FCRTA buses. This policy will be in place until further notice Thank you for your cooperation.

For more information call 1-855-612-5184 or see the attached flyer ATTENTION RIDERS FLYERS
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February 27 – Meeting Agenda

Fresno County Rural Transit Agency meeting agenda for February 27, 2020.

To continue reading download the full agenda FEB2020Agenda

January 30 – Meeting Agenda

Fresno County Rural Transit Agency meeting agenda for January 30, 2020.

To continue reading download the full agenda January 2020 Board Agenda

Westside Transit Route Update

The Westside Transit route was modified on February 3, 2020 to include a stop in West Park at Saber’s Market. This stop will be terminated on May 4, 2020 due to lack of ridership after a 3 month demonstration period.

We thank you for your patronage in riding the bus during this demonstration period. To continue reading download the public notice Westside West Park Notice

For schedule and fares call 1-855-612-5184.

Annual Transit Productivity Evaluation FY 18

The Annual Transit Productivity Evaluation is conducted to identify, analyze and recommend potential productivity improvements which could lower operating costs.

To continue reading download the document 2019 Annual Productivity Evaluation_

RFP Grid Analysis Study – Due March 3, 2020

Fresno County Rural Transit Agency is requesting proposals from qualified consultants for conducting an electrical grid analysis study in rural Fresno County.  The intent of this RFP is to retain a consultant to:

– Assess grid capacity in rural Fresno County and identify areas that have the load capacity and can sustain EV charging infrastructure as well as identify areas that require upgrades.
– Identify the grid capacity required based on growth and increased EV charging infrastructure.
– Determine capital costs for any identified upgrades due to substandard segments of the grid.
Identify potential funding sources and strategic partnerships.

Questions should be emailed to delcampo@fresnocog.org. Proposals are due and must be received at the FCRTA office at
2035 Tulare Street, Suite 201, Fresno, CA 93721, by 5 p.m. on Wednesday, March 4, 2020.

Download the full RFP here RFP Grid Analysis Study Due 3.4.2020

Questions to the RFP were due February 5th, 2020. FCRTA has received the following questions and provided the following answers in response to the RFP for the Electrical Grid Analysis Study. FCRTA Official Responses to RFP Questions Grid Analysis

December 11 – Special Meeting Agenda

Fresno County Rural Transit Agency Special Meeting Agenda for December 11th, 2019.
To continue reading download the full agenda. FCRTA DEC AGENDA

Fiscal Year 2018-19 Audit

To continue reading the Fresno County Rural Transit Agency Fiscal Year 2018-19 Audit, download the full report. 2018_19 Audit

November 21 – Meeting Agenda

Fresno County Rural Transit Agency Meeting Agenda for November 21, 2019.

To continue reading download the full agenda. FCRTA_Packet Nov 2019
Nov Board Attachments

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October 30 – Meeting Agenda

Fresno County Rural Transit Agency Meeting Agenda for October 30, 2019.

To continue reading download the full agenda. oct 2019 agenda

New Orange Cove Express Route

To better serve you, FCRTA is introducing a new Orange Cove Inter-City Express Route with an Electric Bus beginning October 1st!

To continue reading download the flyer. OC Express Flyer

September 26 – Meeting Agenda

Fresno County Rural Transit Agency Meeting Agenda for September 26, 2019.

To continue reading download the full agenda. FCRTA Agenda 092619

July 25- Meeting Agenda

Fresno County Rural Transit Agency Meeting Agenda for July 25, 2019.

To continue reading download the full agenda. July 2019 Agenda

June 27- Meeting Agenda

Fresno County Rural Transit Agency Meeting Agenda for June 27, 2019.

To continue reading download the full agenda.
FCRTA June 2019 Agenda Packet

Short Range Transit Plan for the Rural Fresno County Area

The Short Range Transit Plan (SRTP) for the Rural Fresno County Area has been developed by the Fresno Council of Governments (Fresno COG) in cooperation with the Cities of Coalinga, Firebaugh, Fowler, Huron, Kerman, Kingsburg, Mendota, Orange Cove, Parlier, Reedley, Sanger, San Joaquin, Selma, and the County of Fresno.

To continue reading, download the full SRTP Rural SRTP 2020-2024

Draft 2019-20 Budget

Fresno County Rural Transit Agency’s (FCRTA) Budget for 2019-2020 has been developed for your review, comments, and action during a forty-five (45) day review period that will culminate on June 27, 2019, with the scheduled FCRTA Board Meeting.

To continue reading, download the Draft 2019-20 Budget 2019-20 Budget Final

April 25 – Meeting Agenda

Fresno County Rural Transit Agency Meeting Agenda for April 25, 2019.

To continue reading download the full agenda.
https://www.ruraltransit.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/FCRTA-4.25-w-3.28-Minutes.pdf

Long Range Transit Plan

Fresno COG has developed Fresno County’s first integrated Long Range Transit Plan (LRTP). The LRTP will guide transit and multimodal investment in the Fresno County region through the year 2050.

To continue reading, download the full LRTP Final Draft document.

March 28- Meeting Agenda

Fresno County Rural Transit Agency Meeting Agenda for March 28, 2019.

To continue reading, download the full agenda.

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Del Rey Transit Service and Fare Change Notice

The Del Rey Transit will now be offering Saturday service and changing the weekday service hours. The Saturday service will be offered for a three (3) month demonstration period beginning April 1, 2019.

To learn more, download the notice in English and Spanish.

Fiscal Year 2017-18 Audit

To continue reading the FCRTA Fiscal Year 2017-18 Draft Audit, download the full report.

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Transit Productivity Evaluation FY 2018

The Annual Transit Productivity Evaluation is conducted to identify, analyze and recommend potential productivity improvements which could lower the operating costs.

To continue reading, download the full document.

February 28 – Meeting Agenda

Fresno County Rural Transit Agency (FCRTA) Meeting Agenda for Thursday, February 28, 2019.

To continue reading, download the full meeting agenda.

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2019 Unmet Transit Needs – Public Comments Process

Do you or someone you know have a public transit need that is not being met? The Fresno Council of Governments (FCOG) Social Services Transportation Advisory Council would like to hear from you!

If you would like to provide comments on public transit needs in Fresno County, you can find out more by downloading the flyers in English and Spanish.

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FCRTA No-Show/Cancelation Policy

FCRTA Demand Response Service depends on efficient scheduling to accommodate as many passengers as possible. Therefore, it is important that once a passenger schedules a trip, the trip be used or canceled within a reasonable amount of time. To ensure service efficiency and effectiveness, FCRTA has implemented a no-show policy for the Demand Response Service.

To learn more, download the policy document in English and Spanish.

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Reminder of FCRTA’s Inclement Weather (Especially Fog) Policy

Memorandum to All Transit Drivers / Dispatchers / General Public. To continue reading, download the full memo.

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November 15 – Meeting Agenda

Fresno County Rural Transit Agency (FCRTA) Meeting Agenda for Thursday, November 15, 2018.

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October 25 – Meeting Agenda

Fresno County Rural Transit Agency (FCRTA) Meeting Agenda for Thursday, October 25, 2018.

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To better serve the community, Fresno County Rural Transit Agency has selected MV Transportation as our new route and dispatch service provider!

  • 1-855-612-5184 will be the new phone number for scheduling rides on and after Tuesday, September 4, 2018
  • Service will not be affected by this transition in any way
  • There will be NO changes to routes during the transition to MV

For more information, please download the flyer.

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June 28 – Meeting Agenda

Fresno County Rural Transit Agency (FCRTA) Meeting Agenda for Thursday, June 28, 2018.

To continue reading, download the full meeting agenda in part-1, part-2, and part-3.

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May 31 – Meeting Agenda

Fresno County Rural Transit Agency (FCRTA) Meeting Agenda for Thursday, May 31, 2018.

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Fresno County Rural Transit Agency 2018 Operations and Maintenance Request for Proposals

Fresno County Rural Transit Agency is requesting technical and cost proposals from qualified and experienced contractors to provide operations and maintenance service for Fresno County Rural Transit Agency Transit (FCRTA) programs. Proposals will be received by Fresno County Rural Transit Agency, 2035 Tulare Street, Suite 201, Fresno, CA 93721, until 5:00 P.M., on May 17, 2018.

 

FCRTA 2018 RFP Addendum #2, Addendum #3, Addendum #4, Addendum #5, Addendum #6, and Addendum #7 can now be downloaded by following the links.

To access the full RFP, download the PDF document, updated accompanying forms, and information from the pre-bid conference.

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April 26 – Meeting Agenda

Fresno County Rural Transit Agency (FCRTA) Meeting Agenda for Thursday, April 26, 2018.

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West Park Route Termination Notice

The West Park community fixed route that started service on November 13th, 2017 will end on May 11th, 2018 due to lack of ridership after a six (6) month demonstration period.

To learn more, download the noticing document in English and Spanish.

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March 29 – Meeting Agenda

Fresno County Rural Transit Agency (FCRTA) Meeting Agenda for Thursday, March 29, 2018.

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Do you or someone you know have a public transit need that is not being met? The Fresno Council of Governments (FCOG) Social Services Transportation Advisory Council would like to hear from you!

If you would like to provide comments on public transit needs in Fresno County, please see the attached document for more details.

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February 22 – Meeting Agenda

Fresno County Rural Transit Agency (FCRTA) Meeting Agenda for Thursday, February 22, 2018.

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January 25 – Meeting Agenda

Fresno County Rural Transit Agency (FCRTA) Meeting Agenda for Thursday, January 25, 2018.

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A Workshop for the Fresno County Regional Long-Range Transit Plan will be taking place in Selma, November 14, 2017

The Fresno Council of Governments (Fresno COG) and its partner agencies are undertaking development of Fresno County’s first integrated Long-Range Transit Plan (LRTP). When completed, the LRTP will guide transit and multimodal investment in the Fresno County Region through the year 2050.

Please join us at the upcoming workshop to learn more about the LRTP and to provide your input on recommendations.

To see the details for the workshop, download the noticing flyer in English and Spanish.

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October 26 – Meeting Agenda

Fresno County Rural Transit Agency (FCRTA) Meeting Agenda for Thursday, October 26, 2017.

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September 28 – Meeting Agenda

Fresno County Rural Transit Agency (FCRTA) Meeting Agenda for Thursday, September 28, 2017.

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June 29 – Meeting Agenda

Fresno County Rural Transit Agency (FCRTA) Meeting Agenda for Thursday, June 29, 2017.

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FCRTA 2017-18 Budget

The Fresno County Rural Transit Agency’s 2017-18 Budget.

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March 30 – Meeting Agenda

The Air District recently awarded FCRTA a $3,062,593 grant to purchase four (4) forty (40) foot zero emission electric buses (Proterra) and four (4) depot chargers. FCRTA has a match requirement of $838,312, which consists of $335,325 cash match and $402,987 in the form of in-kind match. The cash match is in the annual budget specifically for this project. FCRTA will be required by the grant to put the buses and depot chargers into service and provide written reports to the Air District. The grant requires an agreement between the Air District and FCRTA.

The Air District prepared a proposed Grant Agreement for FCRTA’s review, which is enclosed. The FCRTA General Manager has identified certain required changes to Sections 4 (Standards of Performance), 7 (Match Fund Requirement), and 9 (Payments) of the Grant Agreement to conform FCRTA’s obligations and financial commitments. FCRTA’s General Manager and legal counsel will work with the Air District to make the required changes to the Grant Agreement prior to execution.

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Short Range Transit Plan for 2018 – 2022

The Short Range Transit Plan (SRTP) for the Rural Fresno County Area has been developed by the Fresno Council of Governments (Fresno COG) in cooperation with the Cities of Coalinga, Firebaugh, Fowler, Huron, Kerman, Kingsburg, Mendota, Orange Cove, Parlier, Reedley, Sanger, San Joaquin, Selma, the County of Fresno, and Fresno Economic Opportunities Commission (FEOC).

To read the full plan, download the PDF.

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