News & Blog Archive

R ick's journey as an ECO Transit Bus Operator spans an impressive 21 years, but his story goes even further back. His career behind the wheel began in 1987 with Avon/Beaver Creek Transit, with a pause occurring during a three-year service in the army which he joined in 1983. Throughout his tenure
La Trayectoria de Rick como Operador de Autobuses de ECO Transit abarca impresionantes 21 años, pero su historia se remonta aún más atrás. Su carrera al volante comenzó en 1987 con Avon/Beaver Creek Transit, con una pausa durante un servicio de tres años en el ejército al que se unió en 1983. A lo
As the Executive Director of the EVTA, it is my privilege to invite the community to join us in extending a heartfelt thank you to the exceptional individuals who are the most important piece of our operation – our Bus Operators. Today, on Bus Operator Appreciation Day, I am proud to celebrate these
ECO Transit’s Highway 6 and Minturn routes, as well as the Valley route from Eagle to Vail & Dotsero, will be free for the upcoming summer season. AVON—The Eagle Valley Transportation Authority’s Board of Directors approved a plan to extend fare-free service on three ECO Transit routes today. The
The Authority has named Aryn Schlichting as People and Culture director and Lance Trujillo as Innovation and IT director AVON—The Eagle Valley Transportation Authority (EVTA) announced the hiring of the people and culture and IT directors, two key positions critical to EVTA’s organizational
By Tanya Allen Executive Director, Eagle Valley Transportation Authority In December of 2023, the Eagle Valley Transportation Authority (EVTA) finished its first year as the Valley’s future regional transportation provider. It was a year of firsts—EVTA seated its first board, hired its first
Additional routes starting on December 30 The Eagle Valley Transportation Authority (EVTA) and ECO Transit have more good news for our community. The agencies are working together to roll out more buses on both the Highway 6 and Valley winter routes beginning this Saturday, December 30th. These
Eagle resident brings knowledge of region, local government, business operations, relationships and more to EVTA The Eagle Valley Transportation Authority hired Scott Robinson as the authority’s deputy director, filling a key management roll that will elevate EVTA’s efforts to expand transit in the
The Eagle Valley Transportation Authority (EVTA) and ECO Transit are pleased to work together to reduce fares, increase capacity and launch the first stage of EVTA-funded fare-free service this winter season. The service enhancements include a 25 percent reduction in standard ECO Transit fares, fare