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Serving Our Country, Serving Our Community
July 3, 2020

VIA Operators deliver meals to the American GI Forum – National Veterans Outreach Program The Fourth of July weekend was a…

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VIA Board Takes Action to Secure Reliable Funding
July 2, 2020

The VIA Metropolitan Transit and Advanced Transportation District Board today took action to give voters the choice to reinvest a 1/8-cent…

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VIA Board Takes Action to Address Opportunity Gap Caused by Underfunding
June 24, 2020

Trustees hold out hope for agreement with City on growing need for sustainable funding The VIA Board of Trustees took action…

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VIA Plays Vital Role in Garcia-Garcia’s Journey From San Antonio to MIT
June 24, 2020

Maria Garcia-Garcia, a 2020 graduate and salutatorian of the Young Women’s Leadership Academy, is headed to Massachusetts Institute of Technology in…

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Commentary: VIA is crucial to economic mobility
June 19, 2020

This commentary was published in the San Antonio Express-News on June 19. BY EZRA JOHNSON, VIA BOARD SECRETARY “Look for the…

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VIA President Jeff Arndt Reaffirms Agency Stands With Black Community
June 18, 2020

In these times of change and uncertainty, it’s important to acknowledge that VIA service is rooted in strong values and principles…

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Transit Industry Keeps America Moving During Covid-19 Pandemic
June 16, 2020

While ridership has decreased during the COVID-19 public health emergency, transit agencies across the country continue to provide almost 5 million…

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VIA Link Safe Capacity Limit Goes Into Effect June 8
June 4, 2020

Beginning Monday, June 8, VIA Link trips will have a “safe capacity” limit of two (2) riders per trip. This helps…

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VIA Board Chair Andrade: No Investment in Transit, No Recovery for SA
June 3, 2020

By Hope Andrade, VIA Board Chair We listened with great interest to the Mayor’s speech Tuesday and are aligned with the…

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VIA Offers Workforce Assistance Pass for Unemployed Riders
June 1, 2020

Complimentary 31-day passes available beginning June 1 While our community recovers from the social and economic effects of the ongoing COVID-19…

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