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MTS Newsletter

Coming This Fall: Quiet. Clean. Electric.

MTS riders, and San Diego Country residents, will soon start seeing a new look on some MTS buses. Think: green. Electric green.

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Mid-Coast Trolley Construction

In August, the MTS Marketing Department took a behind-the-scenes tour of construction progress for the Mid-Coast Trolley extension. The region’s largest-ever transit project is over 50% through the construction process, and is slated for a summer/fall 2021 launch. 

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Accessible Services Advisory Committee Member Wanted!

Are you a frequent user of MTS Access? Are you interested in representing the disabled community in San Diego on the Accessible Services Advisory Committee?

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Special Events Assistants at Comic-Con

Comic-Con is our busiest event of the year and it takes all our staff to keep riders moving to the Convention Center all day all weekend long. Our Special Events Assistants (sometimes called MTS Ambassadors) are no exception.

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First Ever Trolley Goes Back into Service

Way back on Sunday, July 26, 1981 the San Diego Trolley hit the rails of the South Line (now called the UC San Diego Blue Line) for the first time. On that day, approximately 15,000 people lined up to take a ride from Santa Fe Depot to the San Ysidro border crossing.

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Lewis stands next to a road supervisor car

A Ride Along with an MTS Road Supervisor

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