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5 02, 2024

UCHRA Public Transportation Offers Free Rides on Go Route This Valentine’s Day

By |2024-02-02T04:04:29+00:00February 5th, 2024|News and Events|0 Comments

This Valentine's Day, UCHRA Public Transportation is sharing the love by offering FREE rides on its Go Route in Algood, Cookeville, Crossville, and McMinnville! On Wednesday, Feb. 14, hop on board and enjoy the convenience of UCHRA Public Transportation's Go Route without worrying about fares. Whether you're commuting or planning a special day out, UCHRA [...]

20 11, 2023

Let’s Go: Introducing a New Look for Our City Buses

By |2023-11-20T20:10:10+00:00November 20th, 2023|News and Events, other|0 Comments

UCHRA Public Transportation realizes that one size does not fit all when it comes to the ride you need. Our diverse array of services, including bus routes, door-to-door, and customized trip services, help ensure we get you where you need to go. This continuous-loop service picks up and drops off passengers at designated points [...]

6 11, 2023

Fare Changes, Software Upgrades Coming to UCHRA Public Transportation

By |2023-11-06T20:21:27+00:00November 6th, 2023|News and Events|0 Comments

UPPER CUMBERLAND — A variety of upgrades have been announced for the Upper Cumberland Human Resource Agency’s (UCHRA) transit services in the coming weeks. Beginning Tuesday, Nov. 14, UCHRA Public Transportation will begin charging a flat rate of $2 each way for in-county travel. Special discounts, for seniors, people with disabilities, and veterans, are also [...]

28 10, 2023

Two New Fully-Electric Vehicles Joining Transit Fleet

By |2023-10-28T02:07:37+00:00October 28th, 2023|News and Events|0 Comments

Coming soon to a roadway near you! Two fully electric Mach-Es are set to join UCHRA Public Transportation's same-day service, bringing a new dimension to our transportation offerings. While this service is presently accessible via the Uber app, we are excited to announce its upcoming transition to a dedicated UCHRA Transportation app, available on both [...]

22 05, 2023

UCHRA Public Transportation Team Visits Putnam County Emergency Command Center

By |2023-05-22T03:19:42+00:00May 22nd, 2023|News and Events|0 Comments

UCHRA's Public Transportation recently visited the headquarters of the Putnam County Emergency Management Agency, meeting with EMA Director Tyler Smith and touring the facility. This outreach event served as the perfect opportunity to learn more about the services provided by Putnam County EMA and its affiliates as well as build a partnership with the [...]

21 03, 2023

TPTA Day on the Hill 2023

By |2023-03-21T20:15:01+00:00March 21st, 2023|News and Events|0 Comments

Thank you, Speaker Cameron Sexton, for taking a few moments to meet with UCHRA's Public Transportation team during Tennessee Public Transportation Association's Day on the Hill. It is always a pleasure to discuss public transportation in the Upper Cumberland! Pictured, from left: Jacklyn Medley, Mobility Manager; Speaker Sexton; and Holly Montooth, UCHRA Public Transportation [...]

25 12, 2022

UCHRA Public Transportation Providing Safe Rides on New Year’s Eve

By |2022-12-25T00:51:42+00:00December 25th, 2022|News and Events|0 Comments

PUTNAM COUNTY - The Upper Cumberland Human Resource Agency (UCHRA) is teaming up with Tri Star Beverage and the Putnam County Sheriff’s Office to provide safe rides home this New Year’s Eve.  The UCHRA Public Transportation team will provide a free and safe ride home within Cookeville and up to five miles outside of the [...]

23 12, 2022

Team-Building with Call Center, Putnam Co. Hub Employees

By |2022-12-23T21:39:42+00:00December 23rd, 2022|News and Events|0 Comments

Recently, team members from UCHRA's Public Transportation Call Center and the Putnam County Hub hit the road for a team-building exercise that included lunch and a group crafting activity. A big "Thank You" to our teammates who covered for us while we got to have a little fun!

22 11, 2022

UCHRA Public Transportation Announces New Bus Tracking Mobile App

By |2022-11-22T18:12:33+00:00November 22nd, 2022|News and Events|0 Comments

UCHRA Public Transportation is thrilled to announce that our new bus-tracking mobile app is now live. Passengers can download Passio GO! to their smartphones to view Go Upper Cumberland, UCHRA’s continuous city route, arrival times, and bus locations in real time. This app is a free download from Google Play or App Store. With this [...]

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