A Road Diet for Williamson Road

While traveling or shopping Williamson Road in Roanoke, you may have noticed a slate of “No Road Diet” signs and wondered what they mean.  They have been installed in in response to the recent proposals to improve the corridor, and I wanted to take a moment to describe what is – and is not – a road diet.

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New Carpool Opportunities – Week Ending

RIDE Solutions has registered the following new rideshare opportunities.  To see if you are a potential match, register online and we will send you a match letter with contact information for all potential carpool partners.

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Writer by Bus Program Continues to 2018

Public transportation is a key part of how our community connects – whether or not you are a bus rider yourself.  Public transportation connects our neighborhoods; connects people to employment, medical, and other services; and it helps keep cars off the road, which means everyone else can get where they’re going a little faster.

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Bikeshare by RIDE Solutions Adds Three New Stations in Roanoke

Bikeshare by RIDE Solutions added three new stations to its growing bikeshare network this week.  On Tuesday, new 10-space stations were added in Roanoke’s Crystal Spring Village, at the Riverside campus housing Carilion Clinic and the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine, and at Soaring Ridge Craft Brewers just on the outskirts of downtown Roanoke.

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RIDE Solutions and Valley Metro Partner Ad Program

RIDE Solutions in conjunction with Valley Metro is launching a new Partner Ad program for buses in Roanoke, VA. Over the next few weeks, keep your eyes peeled for some new ads on the buses that will highlight community organizations that deserve more attention.

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