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9 04, 2020

COVID-19 Safety through Creativity

By |2020-04-09T20:29:03+00:00April 9th, 2020|News and Events|0 Comments

  We are so thankful to members of our staff who have managed to come up with creative solutions to keep our drivers and Transportation team safe. UCHRA shop staff designed and installed plexiglass shields for the driver area. Randy Weiker, Putnam County driver and retired Cookeville Police Officer, and his wife made several face [...]

8 04, 2020

UCHRA Public Hearing Cancellation

By |2020-04-08T19:30:11+00:00April 8th, 2020|News and Events|0 Comments

Notice is hereby given that the Public Hearing scheduled by the Upper Cumberland Human Resource Agency (UCHRA), on Monday, April 13, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. at 580 S Jefferson Ave, Suite B, Cookeville, TN 38501, has been canceled due to Governor Lee’s Stay at Home Order.  The UCHRA Public Hearing will be scheduled at a [...]

6 04, 2020

UCHRA COVID-19 Update 4/6/2020

By |2020-04-06T14:25:34+00:00April 6th, 2020|News and Events|0 Comments

All UCHRA offices continue to remain closed to the public due to public health concerns related to COVID-19. Our staff will continue to assist clients primarily via phone and email. Individuals seeking assistance through the Low-Inome Home Energy Asssistance Program (LIHEAP) should contact their local office via phone. Transit services will continue to operate in [...]

27 03, 2020

Public Notice 5311

By |2020-03-27T15:25:00+00:00March 27th, 2020|News and Events|0 Comments

Public Hearing Notice Notice is hereby given that a Public Hearing will be held by the Upper Cumberland Human Resource Agency (UCHRA), Monday, April 13, 2020 at 5:00 p.m., Upper Cumberland Human Resource Agency, 580 S Jefferson Ave., Suite B Cookeville, TN 38501. The purpose of this Public Hearing is to consider a project for [...]

12 03, 2020

UC Transit Assist With Disaster Relief

By |2020-03-12T16:24:59+00:00March 12th, 2020|News and Events|0 Comments

Our UC Transit drivers worked hard to assist with getting volunteers to and from the devastated areas of Putnam County today and we will continue to assist those impacted. If we can assist with donation/supply deliveries or a ride for those victims who are now without a vehicle, please give us a call at (931) [...]

27 01, 2020

UCARTS buses undergo name change

By |2020-03-12T16:16:23+00:00January 27th, 2020|News and Events|0 Comments

Upper Cumberland’s public transportation system known as UCARTS is getting a new name and exterior design. Riders can expect to see the newly rebranded buses, now known as Ride Upper Cumberland, on the road in Overton County. Ride Upper Cumberland, formerly known as UCARTS, is a division of Upper Cumberland Human Resource Agency’s (UCHRA) public [...]

27 01, 2020

UCHRA bus serving Algood

By |2020-01-27T21:35:11+00:00January 27th, 2020|News and Events|0 Comments

BY BEN WHEELER The Ride and Go Upper Cumberland bus service has expanded to Algood. Seven stops will be made in Algood, plus riders can flag down the bus or call to request pickups at other locations. City Administrator Keith Morrison said bus stops could be tweaked if certain areas have more or less riders. [...]

27 01, 2020

UCHRA helps more than 8,000 across the area

By |2020-01-27T21:35:40+00:00January 27th, 2020|News and Events|0 Comments

BY PAIGE STANAGE More than 200,000 trips were made by Upper Cumberland Resource Agency transportation vehicles in the 2018-2019 fiscal year, according to its annual report. The UCHRA Transportation Department includes UC Transit, Ride Upper Cumberland, Connect Upper Cumberland, Go Upper Cumberland, Mobility Management, Shuttle On Schedule, MyRide Upper Cumberland and Temporary Emergency Food Assistance. [...]