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Foletta-Morales named COO of RTD

The San Joaquin Regional Transit District recently named Jean Foletta-Morales as its new chief operating officer.

Foletta-Morales will oversee transportation, maintenance and paratransit operations for the county transportation agency.

 

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Transit district unveils first all-electric bus route in nation

STOCKTON — The San Joaquin Regional Transit District will convert one of its routes to zero-emissions.

On August 18, RTD announced it will change its Bus Rapid Transit Express Route 44 to an all-electric, zero-emission bus line this month. The agency said it’s the first of its kind in the U.S.

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RTD partners with Uber to expand service in San Joaquin County

The service of the San Joaquin Regional Transit District is countywide, yet some residents live outside the service routes, such as Linden, Lockeford and Thornton.

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RTD enters subsidized transportation program with Uber

San Joaquin Regional Transit District is set to announce that it has entered into an agreement with Uber Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of on-demand transportation services.

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United Cab makes inroads to specialized service; vies for Uber, Lyft customers

By Patricia Reynolds
Business Journal Writer
preynolds@cvbizjournal.com

MODESTO — Jay Akbari started working in the transportation industry at a very young age.
“I’ve been in this business since I was seven years old,” Akbari said.

Now the owner of Modesto-based United Cab Company, Akbari grew up helping in the family’s Bay Area taxicab business, an operation his father started in 1998 with one vehicle.

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RTD delivers its message … on the bus

 

The San Joaquin County Regional Transit District was recently honored with an award for merit for its recent TV spot.

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Stockton roadways to undergo beautification

STOCKTON — Caltrans will begin a beautification project along the Crosstown Freeway, SR-99 and I-5 in Stockton in March.

 

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