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The Jacksonville Transportation Authority has completed installing 187 protective barriers inside its fixed-route buses.

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JTA’s autonomous vehicle program for Jacksonville’s urban core is coming together, marking a new milestone on Thursday.

Workers test new LED lighting that is being installed on the Acosta Bridge.

The Jacksonville Transportation Authority is setting up a new light display on Jacksonville’s Acosta Bridge.

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A new report commissioned by the Jacksonville Transportation Authority shows the impact mass transit can have on reducing a community’s transportation costs.

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Starting on September 30, most Jacksonville Transportation Authority customers will pay increased fares.

A JTA bus

Public transit riders have two more opportunities to share their thoughts about proposed fare hikes.


The Jacksonville Transportation Authority is expanding its service area beyond the River City once again with a third Clay Community Transportation Flex Route. The latest one will connect Keystone Heights with Gainesville in Alachua County.

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Next year the currently closed St. Johns River Ferry will receive another multi-million dollar upgrade, thanks in large part to a $3.9 million grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation.

JTA Bus Collides With Amtrak Train In Jacksonville

Jul 1, 2019
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Three minor injuries were reported Monday after a JTA bus hit an Amtrak train at the intersection of South McDuff Avenue and Roosevelt Boulevard, according to Jacksonville police and fire officials.


The Jacksonville Transportation Authority is out to tame the city’s sprawl by expanding its door-to-door ReadiRide service.

JTA Bus Driver Fired After Deadly Accident Was Let Go Once Before

Jun 26, 2019

After a woman was killed over the weekend while getting off a Jacksonville Transportation Authority bus in Mayport, the driver of the bus, whose personnel file shows he had previously hit a bicyclist, was terminated.

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Gov. Ron DeSantis has signed a bill into law that is expected to speed up the arrival of fully autonomous vehicles in Florida.

JTA bus pulls up to curb
John Burr

The Jacksonville Transportation Authority has scheduled three additional community open houses next week to explain a fare-hike proposal and get input from the public.

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JTA plans to increase fares for fixed-route buses, the First Coast Connect Flyer, the St. Johns River Ferry and ReadiRide services. If its proposal is approved, fares will increase by up to $35 or as little as 25 cents, depending on the service.