Laketran Joins State Initiative “Ohio Loves Transit”

On February 14th, Laketran will join Ohio Public Transit Association members to celebrating “Ohio Loves Transit” a statewide initiative to promote the need for public transit in Ohio. The purpose of this day is to celebrate transit and demonstrate how it is helping move Ohio forward. Over 3 million Ohioans rely on public transportation every weekday—primarily for … Read more

Join Lake-Geauga Habitat for Humanity for a Rockin’ Evening and “Framing The Future” Fundraiser on Saturday, April 7

Save the Date for Lake-Geauga Habitat For Humanity’s “Framing the Future” Fundraiser! Help make it a world where everyone has a decent place to live. Saturday, April 7th 7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. LaMalfa 5783 Heisley Road, Mentor, Ohio 44060 Complimentary Valet Parking Available Music by Monica Robins and the Whiskey Kings Tickets $90 ($38 Tax … Read more

Falkowski and Miller Continue to Move Laketran Forward

At the January 22nd meeting, the Laketran Board of Trustees unanimously re-elected Brian Falkowski, of Concord, as Board President to a fourth, one-year term and Paul E. Miller, of Mentor, as Vice President for a third, one-year term for 2018. President Falkowski has been a Laketran Trustee since June 2011 and Vice President Miller has served on the Laketran … Read more

Laketran Expands Alternative Fueled Fleet to Improve Efficiency

As Dial-a-Ride ridership continues to grow alongside Lake County’s aging population, Laketran is aggressively trying to find ways to make the service more efficient. One of those strategies is transitioning the 85 bus Dial-a-Ride fleet from diesel fuel to propane. General Manager Ben Capelle explained, “There’s some expenses we can’t cut. You can’t cut labor cost without cutting … Read more