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Transit in the News

2017

Report suggests major changes to Columbia bus system- Missourian, March 21, 2017

2016

Go COMO Adding Assisting Technology to Website- ABC 17, August 18, 2016

Columbia Residents Can Catch a Free Ride on Election Day- KOMU, July 29, 2016

Additional Electric Buses to be added to Go COMO Fleet- KRCG TV, July 29, 2016

Go COMO Receives $1.7 Million for Electric Busses- Columbia Missourian, July 29, 2016

Go COMO Adds Three All-Electric Buses to City Fleet- NGTNews, May 10, 2016

opens in a new windowImproved Access: Disabled, advocates see progress in public accommodations – Tribune, January 24, 2016

2015

opens in a new windowCity closings for Thanksgiving holiday – Missourian, November 24, 2015

opens in a new windowSpirit of collaboration: Chamber trip focuses on Florida city’s successes – Tribune, November 1, 2015

opens in a new windowColumbia prepares for heavy traffic on game day – Missourian, October 28, 2015

opens in a new windowColumbia city council votes to add 18 new bus shelters – KOMU, Oct 20, 2015

opens in a new windowMaintenance to limit road access in Columbia next week – Missourian, Oct 16, 2015

opens in a new windowMU’s annual Homecoming celebration causes traffic – KOMU, Oct 10, 2015

opens in a new windowGo COMO adds new stops for homecoming weekend – KOMU, Oct 9, 2015

opens in a new windowNew bus shelters meant to jump start Go COMO’s popularity – Missourian, Oct 6, 2015

opens in a new windowColumbia city budget goes into effect – KOMU, Oct 1, 2015

opens in a new windowRoots N Blues N BBQ parking and lane closures – ABC, Sept 25, 2015

opens in a new windowRoots N Blues N BBQ Festival transportation info – ABC, Sept 24, 2015

opens in a new windowElectric Buses Drive into Columbia (KBIA 9.18.15)

opens in a new windowGreen Efforts Increase in Downtown Columbia (Maneater 9.3.15)

opens in a new windowGo COMO turns 50 (Tribune 8.22.15)

opens in a new windowHalf-Century of Transit in Columbia draws crowd to Wabash Station (Missourian 8.21.15)

opens in a new windowColumbia Public Transit Celebrates 50 Years (KRCG 8.21.15)

opens in a new windowColumbia Public Transit celebrates 50 Years (Missourian 8.20.15)

opens in a new windowGo COMO Orders Quartet of Electric Buses (NGT News 8.14.15)

opens in a new windowGo COMO to Take Delivery of BYD’s Battery Electric Transit Buses (AZO CleanTech 8.14.15)

opens in a new windowColumbia, Missouri orders first electric buses (PR Newswire 8.13.15)

opens in a new windowCity Council to vote on electric bus leases (Tribune 8.2.15)

opens in a new windowCity, county offices to close for Independence Day (Tribune 6.28.15)

opens in a new windowColumbia vs. other Missouri cities (Missourian 6.27.15)

opens in a new windowAmtrak and city buses: What do they have in common? (Tribune 6.5.15)

opens in a new windowColumbia City Council, city staff take trial run on electric buses (Missourian 5.13.15)

opens in a new windowGo COMO passengers ride free Thursday (Missourian 5.6.15)

opens in a new windowCity Council Invites Columbia Residents to Speak Up (KBIA 5.5.15)

opens in a new windowBike, Walk and Wheel Week Promotes Healthy Choices (KRCG 5.4.15)

opens in a new windowHereSay: Your stories about travel told on the Gold Line bus from Go COMO (KBIA 3.25.15)

opens in a new windowDavid Rosman (Missourian 3.25.15)

opens in a new windowCity hopes to take Go COMO towards Sustainability (Missourian 3.23.15)

opens in a new windowCity Council candidates talk about challenges facing Go COMO bus system (Missourian 3.23.15)

opens in a new windowGo COMO offers free bus rides during film fest (Missourian 3.5.15)

opens in a new windowNeed a Ride? (Move/Maneater 3.3.15)

opens in a new windowGo COMO driver weighs in on system eveolution (Missourian 2.26.15)

opens in a new windowConsultant would create ‘master plan’ for Go COMO (Maneater 2.18.15)

opens in a new windowColumbia City Council members evaluate the decline in city bus ridership (KBIA 2.12.15)

opens in a new windowCity Staff signals interest in hiring consultant for Go COMO (Missourian 2.8.15)

opens in a new window City tallies slight decline in bus ridership (Tribune 1.6.15)

opens in a new window Go COMO to get up to 40 new bus stop shelters (Missourian 1.4.15)

2014

opens in a new windowNo bus shelters in Columbia for Start of Winter Season (KOMU 12.16.14)

opens in a new windowDespite revamp, Columbia buses still face tepid student interest (MissouriBusinessAlert 12.12.14)

opens in a new windowBlessed Relief: Downtown plan would lower parking, transportation costs for area employees (Columbia Heart Beat 12.4.14)

opens in a new windowGo COMO will be idle Thanksgiving Day and run extra routes Friday (Tribune 11.26.14)

opens in a new windowGo COMO Flash Back (Columbia Business Times 11.25.14)

opens in a new windowGo COMO adjusts schedules and stops (Maneater 11.5.14)

opens in a new windowGo COMO revises bus routes after first 3 months of service (KOMU 10.27.14)

opens in a new windowGo COMO adjusts six routes (Tribune 10.26.14)

opens in a new windowCurtain drops for HoCo Concert (Maneater 10.23.14)

opens in a new windowGo COMO gears up for Homecoming Weekend (Tribune 10.22.14)

opens in a new windowRoots N Blues Transportation System Runs Smoothly (Tribune 9.28.14)

opens in a new windowCity offers free bus rides for Roots N Blues weekend (Tribune 9.24.14)

opens in a new windowGo COMO ridership up 11 percent over last year (Tribune 9.16.14)

opens in a new windowMSA joins Go COMO system revamp (Maneater 9.9.14)

opens in a new windowGo COMO opens Scott Boulevard, Vawter School Road route (Missourian 9.8.14)

opens in a new windowCity, users optimistic about natural gas filling station (Missourian 9.1.14)

opens in a new windowTransit system changes are rolling (Tribune 8.31.14)

opens in a new windowOpus, city still have original development agreement despite repeal efforts (Tribune 8.24.14)

opens in a new windowGo COMO reports ridership boost (Tribune 8.21.14)

opens in a new windowWant to stay slim? Leave the car at home (Wistv.com 8.20.14)

opens in a new windowCOMO Free – Tribune View (Tribune 8.13.14)

opens in a new windowOfficials report high ridership in first week of Go COMO (Tribune 8.9.14)

opens in a new windowGo COMO shifts Columbia Mall Stop (Tribune 8.8.14)

opens in a new windowRiders and drivers adjust to new city bus system (KOMU 8.4.14)

opens in a new windowColumbia debuts new bus route (KBIA 7.30.14)

opens in a new windowNew bus routes give more coverage (KRCG 7.30.14)

opens in a new windowGo COMO Red Line to replace Fast Cat buses (KOMU 7.29.14)

opens in a new windowCity to begin phase-in of new bus routes on Monday (Tribune 7.24.14)

opens in a new windowCity prepares to open natural gas filling station (Tribune 7.21.14)

opens in a new windowThe Week in Photos: Go COMO Information Bus (Tribune 7.20.14)

opens in a new windowOne Lane Road: Boosters Insist Aug Sales Tax Proposal is Only Practical Plan for Transportation (Tribune 7.20.14)

opens in a new windowChamber endorses transportation sales tax proposal (Tribune 7.19.14)

opens in a new windowBus tours Columbia to inform residents about Go COMO (Missourian 7.16.14)

opens in a new windowCPS interested in student use of Go COMO (Tribune 7.16.14)

opens in a new windowThe League Presents: Go COMO (LWV 7.16.14)

opens in a new windowGo COMO rolls out information bus (Tribune 7.14.14)

opens in a new windowTransit hosts an array of Go COMO educational Programs (Tribune 7.14.14)

opens in a new windowNew bus brings information on changes to city bus system (Missourian 7.12.14)

Video:  opens in a new windowThe League Presents: Go COMO (Columbia Access Television 7.11.14)

opens in a new windowGo COMO class allows bus riders to learn about new routes (Missourian 7.7.14)

opens in a new windowColumbia Star Dinner Train still lacks accessible car (Tribune 7.7.14)

opens in a new windowColumbia Transit prepares for launch of Go COMO (Tribune 7.3.14)

opens in a new windowOffices, services to close for Independence Day (Tribune 6.29.14)

opens in a new windowColumbia Transit to offer limited July 4 bus service (Tribune 6.27.14)

opens in a new windowMoDOT works on Amendment 7 plan despite Nixon Opposition (Tribune 6.26.14)

opens in a new windowCoordinators show bus shelter concepts at open house (Tribune 6.26.14)

opens in a new windowColumbians to choose bus shelters (Tribune 6.21.14)

opens in a new windowPublic to vote Wednesday on new bus shelter designs (Missourian 6.20.14)

opens in a new windowColumbia residents speak out about proposed state sales tax increase (Missourian 6.16.14)

opens in a new windowDowntown isn’t short on parking (Tribune 6.16.14)

opens in a new windowGo COMO replaces old hub-and-spoke bus system (Tribune 6.16.14)

opens in a new windowPriority projects funded by proposed sales tax hike unveiled (Missourian 6.9.14)

opens in a new windowColumbia unveils new transit brand, bus routes (ABC17 6.3.14)

opens in a new windowGo COMO unveils new brand for citywide transit change (Missourian 6.3.14)

opens in a new windowCouncil set to vote on new Development Agreement with The Opus Group (Tribune 5.18.14)

opens in a new windowCouncil OKs permits for Tenth and Broadway project (Tribune 5.6.14)

opens in a new windowColumbia Area Earth Day Festival greets the sun on rain-out date (Missourian 5.4.14)

opens in a new windowColumbia Earth Day Festival to feature proposed designs for city bus shelters (Missourian 4.26.14)

opens in a new windowMembers of Public Transit Panel Ride Buses to Gain Insight (Tribune 4.20.14)

opens in a new windowNew Go COMO System has Successful Practice Run (KBIA 4.14.14)

opens in a new windowGo COMO gets a test run on Sunday (Tribune 4.9.14)

opens in a new windowColumbia FastCAT and TigerLine Buses Resume Usual Schedule (KOMU 3.31.14)

opens in a new windowFree Columbia City Bus Rides (KRCG 3.29.14)

opens in a new windowColumbia to Offer Free Bus Rides Saturday in Honor of Earth Hour (Missourian 3.28.14)

opens in a new windowSpring Break Affects Bus Route Schedules (Tribune 3.21.14)

opens in a new windowEast Walnut to Close for Road Repairs Next Week (Missourian 3.21.14)

opens in a new windowCity To Go Dark for Annual ‘Earth Hour’ (Tribune 3.19.14)

opens in a new windowColumbia Bus Drivers Practice New Routes (KRCG 3.17.14)

opens in a new windowColumbia Trains Bus Drivers on New Routes (ABC 3.16.14)

opens in a new windowBus Drivers to Train on New Routes (Tribune 3.15.14)

opens in a new windowNew app to help Columbia residents track public transportation (KBIA 2.24.14)

opens in a new windowFunding still a challenge for Columbia Transit (Tribune 2.22.14)

opens in a new windowGo COMO looks at possibly serving elementary schools in after-hours (Missourian 2.21.14)

opens in a new windowCouncil approves Go COMO bus network (Maneater 2.19.14)

opens in a new windowGo COMO transit overhaul wins city council approval (Tribune 2.18.14)

opens in a new windowNew Bus System Approved At City Council Meeting (KOMU 2.17.14)

opens in a new windowColumbia City Council approves Go COMO bus system (Missourian 2.17.14)

opens in a new windowMAP: Final hearing scheduled for new bus routes (Missourian 2.16.14)

opens in a new windowResidents weigh in ahead of transit hearing (KRCG 2.16.14)

opens in a new windowPlan to revamp city bus routes approaches finish line (Missourian 2.16.14)

opens in a new windowColumbia transportation plan maps transit future through 2040 (Maneater 2.5.14)

opens in a new windowColumbia considers overhaul of public transit system (KBIA 1.6.14)

opens in a new windowCity plows move into residential areas; wind chill warning in effect (Missourian 1.6.14)

opens in a new windowColumbia Transit buses operating on Monday (KRCG 1.6.14)

opens in a new windowSnow and cold temps make clearing roads difficult in Columbia (KBIA 1.2.14)