• Coronavirus update: TCAT extends no-fare policy through Sept. 5

    The TCAT Board of Directors voted unanimously to extend TCAT’s no-fare policy through Sat., Sept. 5, to continue the practice of social distancing between drivers and riders. At their regularly scheduled meeting Thurs., June 25, board members voted for the third time since the policy first went into effect March 20, just as confirmed reports Read More »

  • TCAT summer service to go into effect 5/24/20 until further notice

    Many routes will be modified for the summer, but TCAT will still be operating reduced service to mirror lower demand when summer service starts Sun., May 24, through Sat., Aug. 29. Ridership fell dramatically to what it was before the coronavirus pandemic escalated state-at-home-directives and closings in mid-March. With restrictions being gradually lifted, ridership is Read More »

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News & Projects

  • Notice of Future Action – Quote for Workers’ Compensation Insurance

    Tompkins Consolidated Area Transit, Inc. (TCAT, Inc.), an Ithaca, NY-based public transit agency will be quoting Workers’ Compensation Insurance within the coming weeks . Requirement will be to provide workers’ compensation insurance to support personnel at 737 Willow Ave, Ithaca, NY. Documentation will be provided to known parties. Anyone interested in being contacted once the Read More »

  • RFP 501-2020 Emergency Backup Generator

    Tompkins Consolidated Area Transit, Inc. (TCAT, Inc.), an Ithaca, NY-based public transit agency, is welcoming proposals to provide a replacement emergency backup generator to support the facility at 737 Willow Ave. TCAT, Inc. has compiled general information and expected requirements within the attachment below. RFP: TCAT RFP 501-2020 Emergency Backup Generator w Fed Pre-bid meeting Read More »

  • “We stand together” for social justice and equity

    Joint statement by: TCAT General Manager Scot Vanderpool & LeVon Brewer, UAW Local 2300 Unit President   The senseless killing of George Floyd is a painful reminder that our nation has still not found a way to honor the fundamental right for everyone to be treated justly and equally.  We are forced once again to Read More »

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