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Free Ride Day Attracts more than 100,000 Additional Trips

Oceanside CA— No matter how you slice the data, Free Ride Day was a huge success for the San Diego Metropolitan System and the North County Transit District as additional riders by ...

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NCTD Requests COASTER Expansion Equipment from SANDAG

Oceanside CA— This month, the Board of Directors for the San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG) will consider allocating funding for the acquisition of expansion COASTER rail equipment. This would support increasing COASTER frequencies from ...

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NCTD Promotes Rail Safety Month During September

Oceanside CA— The North County Transit District (NCTD) Board of Directors adopted a proclamation at its July 18, 2019 Board Meeting recognizing September 2019 as “Rail Safety Month.” In doing ...

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Region-Wide Transit Fare Changes Go into Effect September 1

Oceanside CA—Beginning Sunday, September1, a new fare structure for the Metropolitan Transit System (MTS) and the North County Transit District (NCTD) will go into effect. All new fares ...

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City of Carlsbad, NCTD and SANDAG Launch First App-Based Shuttle Service in San Diego County

Carlsbad Connector Transports Commuters from the Carlsbad Poinsettia Station to Nearby Employment Centers Carlsbad CA— The Carlsbad Connector, an on-demand shuttle service that transports commuters between the Carlsbad Poinsettia COASTER Station and workplaces in Carlsbad, officially launched today. As the ...

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NCTD Works with NASA and FRA to Enhance Safety Around the Rails

Oceanside CA— The North County Transit District (NCTD) has teamed up with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) to add an ...

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NCTD Executive Director Joins Coalition Executive Committee, Board of Directors

Alexandria VA— The Commuter Rail Coalition announced on Thursday that Matthew O. Tucker, Executive Director of the North County Transit District (NCTD), Oceanside, CA has succeeded Doug Kelsey ...

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Del Mar Bluff Stabilization Efforts Receive $6.13 Million from the State

Oceanside CA—  With the help of California Senate President pro Tempore Toni G. Atkins, the North County Transit District (NCTD) will receive $6.13 million this year to be ...

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New Bus Stop Amenity Plan Approved by NCTD Board

Oceanside CA— The North County Transit District (NCTD) Board of Directors approved a staff recommendation at the April Board Meeting to enter into an agreement with IBI Group to ...

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COASTER to Provide Additional Service on Padres Home Game Nights

Oceanside CA— For baseball fans and those wishing to spend later hours in Downtown San Diego this baseball season, the North County Transit District (NCTD) will be hitting ...

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Full-Scale Emergency Exercise to be Held in Escondido

Escondido CA— On Wednesday, March 20, from approximately 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., North County Transit District (NCTD) and Pacific Sun Railroad will conduct an emergency exercise at ...

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Coastal Rail Closures for March 2019

Oceanside CA— In order to facilitate infrastructure improvements along the coastal rail corridor, there will be no COASTER or Amtrak Pacific Surfliner service in San Diego County on ...

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COASTER and Amtrak Transit Advisory for January 19, 2019

Oceanside CA— On Saturday, January 19, Amtrak Rail2Rail service will not be in effect. All passengers on Amtrak trains will be required to have a valid Amtrak fare. COASTER ...

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NCTD Seeks Community Input About Travel

Oceanside CA— North County Transit District (NCTD) is beginning the first of three public outreach series that will be held over the next year. The outreach is focused ...

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NCTD Receives Conditional Certification of its PTC System

Oceanside CA— North County Transit District (NCTD) is one step closer to the full implementation of the federally-mandated Positive Train Control (PTC) safety system for its COASTER trains. ...

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