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Legal Notices

Valley Regional Transit DBE goal - Posted Thursday, July 25, 2019

Notice is hereby given that Valley Regional Transit (VRT) has established a Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Participation Goal in accordance with U.S. Department of Transportation Regulations at 49 CFR Part 26. VRT's goal for DBE participation for federal fiscal years 2020-2022 shall be 1.8519 percent of funds expended in U.S. Department of Transportation assisted contracts. The goal, description of the methodology used in and VRT's DBE Program Plan are available for inspection between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday at the VRT administrative offices at 700 NE 2nd St. in Meridian, Idaho. The goal and plan will be available for 30 days following the original date of this notice (through August 24, 2019). Comment on the goal and plan will be accepted until Sept. 8, 2019. Comments may be sent to the VRT at the above address or sent to:

Review VRT's federal Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program Plan
Read more about VRT's goal setting methodology


Notice of Open Houses/Public Hearings - Posted Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Valley Regional Transit (VRT), the regional public transit authority for Ada and Canyon counties, has scheduled  two open houses/public hearings on proposed fare increases. The open houses/public hearings will be held Tuesday, July 23, 2019 in Conference Room B of the Nampa Public Library, 215 12th Ave. S., and Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at the Collister Library, 4724 W. State Street in Boise. The open houses are scheduled for 5-6:30 p.m.; the public hearings will begin at 6:30 p.m. 

People are welcome to make comments at the public hearing, limiting their comments to no more than three (3) minutes. Comments may also be mailed, faxed or e-mailed by 5 p.m. Saturday, August 3, 2019. The mailing address is Valley Regional Transit, attn: Proposed Fare Increases, 700 NE 2nd St, Ste. 100, Meridian, ID 83642. By fax: (208) 846-8564. Via e-mail:, subject: Proposed fare increases.

More information about the proposed fare increase is available at or by contacting Mark Carnopis, VRT Community Relations Manager, at  (208) 258-2702 or by email: