Sacramento Regional Transit (SacRT)

Sacramento, CA 95816

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1400 29th Street
Sacramento, CA 95816
http://www.sacrt.com/
916.321.2877

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The Sacramento Regional Transit District (RT) operates 67 bus routes and 38.6 miles of light rail covering a 418 square-mile service area.

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SacRT’s low-floor trains enter final testing phase

Dec. 11, 2023
SacRT began the “burn-in” testing phase on Dec. 7; during the phase, the new low-floor trains will simulate real-world scenarios, actively pulling into stations, deploying ramps...
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Infrastructure

SacRT begins construction for Folsom 15-minute light-rail service

Nov. 10, 2023
Construction on the passing track near Glenn/Robert G. Holderness Station is part of SacRT's Light Rail Modernization project, which also includes purchasing new light-rail vehicles...
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Vehicles

SacRT to add eight S700 low floor LRVs from Siemens Mobility to its fleet

Oct. 10, 2023
The addition of the eight S700 LRVs builds upon the current 28 S700 LRVs SacRT received from Siemens Mobility between 2020 and 2021.
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SacRT awarded $4.4 million for three projects aimed at enhancing transportation infrastructure and addressing climate change impacts

Sept. 20, 2023
The grants underscore SacRT’s commitment to sustainable and accessible transit options across the region.
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Power Converters, Battery Chargers and Inverters

SacRT, GiddyUp EV Charging, SMUD unveil new high-speed electric vehicle public charging hub

June 16, 2023
The public-private partnership offers a state-of-the-art charging solution for Sacramento’s emerging electric vehicle market, aimed to meet the region and state’s sustainability...
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Vehicles

SacRT unveils new low-floor light-rail trains from Siemens Mobility

May 4, 2023
The new trains feature improved accessibility with wider aisles and areas for passengers using mobility devices, including wheelchairs and bicycles.
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SacRT celebrates 50 years of service with free rides and events throughout April

April 6, 2023
Free rides will be offered every Tuesday during April, with customer appreciation public pop-up events happening across the month.
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Vehicles

SacRT begins station modifications for low-floor light-rail trains

Jan. 31, 2023
The station modifications are one part of the Light-Rail Modernization Project, which also includes adding a passing track to provide 15-minute service to Folsom area stations...
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Safety & Security

SacRT awarded TSA Gold Standard Award

Jan. 30, 2023
The award is the highest recognition TSA can give to a transit agency for achieving top scores during an annual review of 17 categories of security and emergency preparedness ...
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SacRT introduces new rolling library train

Sept. 1, 2022
The brightly decorated train promotes riding and reading and marks the first time the interior of a SacRT light-rail train has been completely reimagined.

Articles & News

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FTA officials joined GCRTA at an event to mark the awarding of a $130 million grant that will allow the authority to purchase up to rail cars.
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FTA awards more than $700 million to six agencies for rail car replacement

The first-time grants were awarded through FTA’s Rail Vehicle Replacement Program, which targets replacement of aging rail cars responsible for service delays and increased maintenance...
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SacRT's 59th Street Station was the first of 15 stations on the Gold Line to undergo platform modifications to accommodate the district's new low-floor light-rail vehicles.
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SacRT continues light-rail modifications work at 48th Street and 39th Street stations

Feb. 14, 2023
The work requires both stations to be closed temporarily so their platforms can be adjusted to accommodate SacRT’s new low-floor light-rail trains.
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Safety & Security

VaxTransit: 450+ Agencies in 41 States Provide Free Rides for Vaccines

March 29, 2021
Vaccine access helps transit agencies build a bridge to a brighter post-pandemic future.
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APTA awarded a Gold Award to Long Island Rail Road as part its Rail Safety Awards.
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APTA names Safety & Security Excellence winners

Sept. 23, 2020
The annual recognition honors transit agencies for innovative and proactive safety and security programs.
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SacRT's Li named APTA's 2019 Outstanding Public Transportation Manager

July 1, 2019
SacRT says the selection is a testament to the achievements that Li has completed over the past three years as general manager and CEO of SacRT and his more than 20 years in the...

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Shared Mobility

SacRT expanding two SmaRT Ride microtransit zones

Aug. 24, 2022
SmaRT Ride is SacRT’s on-demand ride-share shuttle service where customers can use a smartphone app to request a ride that will pick up and drop them off within the service zone...
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SacRT offers riders ability to tap to pay onboard all light-rail trains

Sept. 3, 2021
Customers can tap to ride for $1 during the month of September.
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SacRT relaunches Airport Express Service with electric buses

Aug. 30, 2021
Free rides will be offered during the first week of service.
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SacRT takes the wheel in Elk Grove, expands SmaRT Ride

June 29, 2021
SacRT will provide fixed-route local, commuter and paratransit services, and maintenance operations for the city of Elk Grove.
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Miscellaneous

SacRT partners with SMUD, GiddyUp Ev on new high-speed charging hub coming to Power Inn Station

June 23, 2021
The new charging hub is anticipated to go live in October 2021 and be one of the largest charging hubs in the state when built out.
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SacRT receives funding to modernize transit system

April 21, 2021
Funding will go towards modernizing light rail, replacing buses, furthering the Sacramento Valley Station Loop Stations Project and reimagining the Watt/I-80 Station.
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Elk Grove’s transit services officially join SacRT

April 16, 2021
SacRT will provide fixed-route local, commuter and paratransit services and maintenance operations for Elk Grove.
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Fare Collection

New study finds SacRT’s fare-free for youth program successful for student ridership

March 1, 2021
Researchers at the University of Texas at Austin administered and analyzed 5,600 student surveys before and after several months of the program’s implementation.
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Santa Clara VTA helps spread transit mentoring program for career success

Nov. 13, 2020
Santa Clara VTA is helping to lead four other Northern California transit agencies to create successful labor/management partnerships, aimed at improving the quality of transit...