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 18 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 2024 class schedule is below:
January 9, 2024
Introductions, CTA overview and Greenlink services
January 16, 2024
Operations and safety, Transit Center tour and technology
January 23, 2024
Finances, capital needs and maintenance facility discussion
January 30, 2024
Service change procedures, bus stops and route planning
February 6, 2024
Transit Development Plan and other community efforts
February 13, 2024
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.