CDC requires Riders to Wear Face Coverings while Riding

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News Release FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT: Janet Sanders Office: 661.869.6304 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 1, 2021   CDC requires Riders to Wear Face Coverings while Riding Bakersfield, CA — The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) issued a mandate on January 29, 2021, requiring all persons riding Public Transportation or at any bus stop or terminal … Read More

On-Demand

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On Demand is the New RYDE, but better. On-Demand is a flexible public transit service designed to improve connections to transit hubs and popular destinations like shopping centers, doctor appointments and grocery stores. On-Demand now services Micro-Transit in the Southwest area of Bakersfield and GET-A-Lift. On-Demand, services can pick you up from home and take … Read More

Golden Empire Transit District Receives Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting

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News Release FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT: Janet Sanders Office: 661.869.6304 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 20, 2020 Golden Empire Transit District Receives Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting Bakersfield, CA — The Golden Empire Transit District (GET) is honored to receive the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting awarded by the Government … Read More

Golden Empire Transit Labor Day Service

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News Release FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT: Janet Sanders Office: 661.869.6304 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 3, 2020 Golden Empire Transit Labor Day Service Bakersfield, CA — Golden Empire Transit District (GET) will operate on a holiday schedule on Monday, September 7, for Labor Day. Holiday schedules for all routes are indicated in the GET Bus book. … Read More

GET Board Approves Purchase of Driver Shields

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News Release FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT: Janet Sanders / Marketing Manager Office: 661.869.6304 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 27, 2020 GET Board Approves Purchase of Driver Shields At the May 19, 2020 GET Board meeting the Board approved spending up to $160,000 to retrofit 88 buses with polycarbonate shields to protect drivers from COVID-19 and other … Read More

Your Safety is Our Priority | COVID-19 Update

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GET is continuing to stay up-to-date regarding the COVID-19 Virus.  As information becomes available we are prepared to meet the changing recommendations available in our operations and business during this statewide “stay-at-home” order. The safety, health and well-being of our employees, customers and community is a top priority for GET and we are implementing a … Read More

NOTICE OF BOARD MEETING

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REVISED NOTICE OF BOARD MEETING April 21, 2020 A Board Meeting will be held at 5:30 p.m., Tuesday, April 21, 2020 at Golden Empire Transit District, 1830 Golden State Avenue, for the purpose of considering the District’s proposed Capital Planning projects. The proposed improvements are: CSUB:  California State University Award Contract Zero Emission Bus Fleet … Read More

Golden Empire Transit – “Sound the Horn”

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News Release FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT: Janet Sanders Office: 661.869.6304 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 15, 2020 Golden Empire Transit – “Sound the Horn” April 16, 2020, at noon (12pm) Bakersfield CA – On Thursday, April 16, 2020 at noon (12 p.m.), Golden Empire Transit buses will give two horn blasts to honor public transit workers … Read More