Macomb County

Time to Defend and Expand Transit!

Latest updates: The Oakland County Commission voted with bipartisan support August 10 to place a 0.95 10-year transit millage on their countywide ballot – to not only maintain existing SMART services, but to also expand transit services throughout all of Oakland County. A huge thank you to Chairman Woodward, supportive Commissioners and everyone who spoke …

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Join our Transit Town Hall events!

In advance of transit being on the ballot across Oakland and Macomb Counties, we’re bringing together civic leaders, riders, agency staff, and others for a series of Transit Town Hall events. Learn the latest transit improvements and visions for the future Share your ideas and get your questions answered Get involved in transit planning and …

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Get Involved with TRU Today!

As transit needs and opportunities grow, TRU invites more people to get involved with the transit team as an employee, intern, or volunteer!! Social Media, Storytelling, and Community Engagement Interns Volunteer Transit Action Teams And if you can’t commit that level of time, your financial contribution makes all this great work possible! Internships open in …

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Time for Oakland County to Go All-In on Transit!

Southeast Michigan has long been hurt by the patchwork system of transit that allows each town decide whether to provide transit or not. People can’t get to jobs. Seniors are left stranded when they can’t drive. Bus routes ineffectively skip or circle around parts. Oakland County can finally eliminate that and go All-In for Transit! …

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Welcome TRU’s Board Members; Thank you to departing ones

As a membership-based organization, TRU members vote each year on our Board of Directors, who in turn oversee the organization’s priorities, resources, and Executive Director over the coming years. The current Board reviews all candidates and recommends a slate for the membership to vote on during our January Annual Meeting, which occurred January 25. Anyone …

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