New eBike and Scooter Policy on GET vehicles

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Golden Empire Transit District is pleased to announce we are now allowing riders to board the bus with E-Bikes and E-Scooters. This will provide our customers with greater flexibility and more options to get to their destination by combining three popular modes of transportation: the bicycle, scooter and the bus.   E Bikes and E … Read More

Free Rides on GET – August 18, 2022

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News Release FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT: Janet Sanders 661.869.6304 661.428.5801 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 17, 2022 Golden Empire Transit Providing FREE Rides Due to Air Quality Thursday, August 18 2022 Bakersfield, CA —Golden Empire Transit District (GET) will provide FREE rides Thursday, August 18, 2022 due to an Air Quality Index (AQI) of 161. Bakersfield … Read More

Public Hearing – June 21, 2022

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Golden Empire Transit District (GET) will be holding a Public Hearing at 4:30 p.m., Tuesday, June 21, 2022 for the purpose of considering the District’s Operating and Capital Budget for July 2022 through June 2023. All interested persons are invited to participate in person at the GET Board Room, 1830 Golden State Ave. or via … Read More

Public Hearing – May 17, 2022

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING May 17, 2022 A public hearing will be held at 4:30 p.m., Tuesday, May 17, 2022 at Golden Empire Transit District for the purpose of considering the District’s proposal to reduce weekday transit service on certain routes. The proposed weekday transit service is outlined below. Route 21:  Operates on a Saturday … Read More

Golden Empire Transit Providing FREE Rides Due to Air Quality

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Bakersfield, CA —Golden Empire Transit District (GET) will provide FREE rides Wednesday, Dec. 8, 2021 due to an Air Quality Index (AQI) of 151. Bakersfield residents are encouraged to ride GET fixed-routes and On-Demand Paratransit all day, free of charge! The GET On-Demand Microtransit is not a FREE Service. According to the Environmental Protection Agency … Read More