The deadline to apply is Monday, October 31 at 11:59 p.m.
Greenlink's Citizens Transit Academy is a free, six-week program designed to offer Greenville County residents a unique opportunity to learn about public transportation and the opportunities and challenges facing Greenlink. Up to 30 people will be selected from the pool of applicants and classes will be held on Tuesdays from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. The 2023 class schedule is below:
January 3, 2023
Introductions, CTA overview and Greenlink services
January 10, 2023
Operations and safety, Transit Center tour and technology
January 17, 2023
Finances, capital needs and maintenance facility discussion
January 24, 2023
Service change procedures, bus stops and route planning
January 31, 2023
Transit Development Plan and other community efforts
February 7, 2023
Group takeaways and graduation
Graduates of the Citizens Transit Academy will be recognized as knowledgeable representatives for public transit and encouraged to serve in leadership roles and seek opportunities to engage the community in conversations about transit.