Tag Archives: Transit Authority

Grays Harbor Transit hosts “Rider Appreciation Day” August 13th

GH Transit Rider Appreciation Day

The Grays Harbor Transit Authority is inviting everyone to their first “Rider Appreciation Day” at the Aberdeen Transit Station from 6:00 a.m. to noon on August 13th. Staff will be handing out refreshments and information to riders. Grays Harbor Transit rider

Grays Harbor Transit among 18 awarded $5.2M in federal grants to improve transit services

Grays Harbor Transit bus

More than $5.2 million in newly awarded federal grants for new buses and facility improvements means service improvements are coming to 18 public transportation providers in Washington. The Washington State Department of Transportation this week announced the Federal Transit Administration

Grays Harbor Transit denies bus ads against crude-by-rail

Grays Harbor Transit denies Crude by Rail ads

Grays Harbor Transit will not weigh in on the crude by rail debate. Citing their current policy on political ads, the Transit Authority Board last night declined to authorize a request  made by Aberdeen resident Tori Kovach to advertise on their

Hanford Whistleblower settles into Union President position at Grays Harbor Transit

Ed Bricker

The Grays Harbor Transit Authority last week met their new Union President, Hanford whistleblower Ed Bricker introduced himself at their regular meeting. Bricker became one of the  nuclear industry’s first whistle-blowers in the 1980’s when he worked with Congress to

Former councilman wins posthumously, Transit tax finishes with over 70% support

MONTESANO, Wash. - With results certified at the county auditor's office, Voter turnout for Grays Harbor finished at 48.35% for the November General Election.
In Aberdeen, Incumbent city councilman John Smith trails to Tawni Andrews by 9 votes, while incumbent Alice

Grays Harbor Transit to offer free bus service for holiday shopping

ABERDEEN, Wash. - Grays Harbor Transit will offer free bus service for holiday shoppers again this year, the Authority's board approved the schedule this week. Board President Jack Durney supported the service. "This is the time of year that helps

Last weekend of service for Grays Harbor Transit, new schedule September 2

ABERDEEN, Wash. - Big changes on the bus take effect next Monday, and this is the last weekend of service from Grays Harbor Transit. Effective September 2nd, the main line is eliminating weekends, holidays, transfers, and the route to Centralia,

Grays Harbor Transit cuts weekend service

HOQUIAM, Wash. - Grays Harbor Transit will be cutting weekend service, and asking the public for a .01% sales tax increase to correct an $800-thousand budget deficit. "The option entails laying off 8 employees." General Manager Mark Carlin told the Transit

Cameras, Cameras, Everywhere And All The Boards Did Think

MONTESANO, Wash. - When does security compromise sincerity? A question posed to the Montesano City Council this week by Police Chief Brett Vance as he reported on the new trend in city buildings since the March 9th shooting one block