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

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

GET CEO Accepts Position as Chair of COVID-19 Crisis Relief Task Force for California Transit Association

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News Release FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT: Janet Sanders Office: 661.869.6304 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE GET CEO Accepts Position as Chair of COVID-19 Crisis Relief Task Force for California Transit Association Bakersfield, CA — The Golden Empire Transit District (GET) announced today that Karen King, CEO has accepted the position as Chair of the COVID-19 Transit Crisis … Read More

GET Announces Reduced Service Schedule

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News Release FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT: Janet Sanders Office: 661.869.6304 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 19, 2020 GET Announces Reduced Service Schedule Bakersfield, CA — Golden Empire Transit will continue to provide an essential service to our community. GET is taking extraordinary efforts to protect the health and safety of riders and employees while working tirelessly … Read More

GET – Coronavirus, Committed to Keeping Riders Healthy

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News Release FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT: Janet Sanders Office: 661.869.6304 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 10, 2020 GET – Coronavirus, Committed to Keeping Riders Healthy Bakersfield, CA – Golden Empire Transit (GET) is committed to keeping riders and drivers healthy and safe this spring as concerns of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) moves through our country. Golden Empire Transit … Read More

GET Board Approves Policy to Purchase Alternative Fuel Buses

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News Release FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT: Janet Sanders Office: 661.869.6304 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 9, 2020 GET Board Approves Policy to Purchase Alternative Fuel Buses Bakersfield, CA — The Golden Empire Transit District (GET) Board of Directors at the February 18, 2020 Board meeting adopted a policy to purchase Alternatively-Fueled Vehicles. This policy will serve … Read More

Golden Empire Transit Food Distribution to Be Held Tomorrow

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News Release FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT: Janet Sanders Office: 661.869.6304 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 30, 2020 Golden Empire Transit Food Distribution to Be Held Tomorrow Bakersfield, CA — Golden Empire Transit District (GET) will host its quarterly Food Distribution Friday morning, January 31, 2020. Much needed food and services will be available to Bakersfield residents … Read More