Long Beach Transit Receives State Funding for More Zero-Emission Battery Electric Buses, Expanded Service

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Long Beach Transit was among 28 recipients of $2.6 billion in state grants meant to expand transit and rail projects working to become faster, frequent, and more reliable.
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Long Beach Launches Free Shuttle Service That Uses Gas-Free Electric Vehicles

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The City of Long Beach has launched a new downtown shuttle service that offers free rides in partnership with The Free Ride app using gas free electric vehicles.
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Long Beach Transit Receives $1.2 Million Grant to Buy Battery-Electric Buses

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Long Beach Transit (LBT) was one of 12 transit agencies statewide to receive a combined millions of dollars in grants from the U.S. Department of Transportation to modernize and improve bus infrastructure throughout the country.
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Long Beach Transit Seeks to Improve Student Ridership

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Aiming to improve student ridership, Long Beach Transit (LBT) announced last Wednesday a partnership with students in Poly High School’s business program, Pacific Rim Academy.
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Metro to Consider Distributing Pre-Loaded TAP Cards to the Homeless, Domestic Violence Victims

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The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) is looking at providing pre-loaded TAP cards to individuals experiencing homelessness or domestic violence victims throughout the county.

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Free Holiday Express Shuttle Between Long Beach Airport and Blue Line to Launch Saturday

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Long Beach Transit (LBT) and the City of Long Beach announced this week the start of a pilot program to provide free transportation between the Long Beach Airport (LGB) and the Metro Blue Line via an LBT-operated express bus...

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Long Beach Transit Receives $600K Grant to Purchase Near-Zero CNG Engines

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Long Beach Transit (LBT) announced this week that it received a $600,000 grant to purchase 40 “near-zero” compressed natural gas (CNG) engines.

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Long Beach Transit Pilot Program Adds Uniformed Security Riding Buses

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Long Beach Transit users may start noticing the presence of uniformed security officers riding with them, that’s because they are part of a pilot Transit Ambassador Program that just launched, LBT officials announced earlier this week.

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Long Beach Transit Seeking Public’s Input on Possible Service Changes

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Long Beach Transit (LBT) will host a series of community meetings this month starting Wednesday, October 4, to address possible changes to its transit service.

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Metro Releases Limited Edition TAP Cards Celebrating Bid for 2024 Olympic Games

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The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) announced today that limited-edition TAP cards celebrating the city’s bid for the Olympic and Paralympic Games are now available at select Metro stations.

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