About Glacier Valley Transit
Glacier Valley Transit (GVT) provides fare free, flex route bus service in Girdwood, Alaska. GVT is private a non-profit, 501c (3), corporation; donations to GVT are tax deductible. GVT is funded by 5311 Rural Transportation grant funds from the Federal Transit Authority and The Alaska Department of Transportation.
How to Ride
- The seats in the front of the bus are reserved for senior citizens and disabled passengers.
- Please keep your equipment under control with sharp points and edges pointed down and away from other riders. When boarding the buses, please allow exiting passengers off first.
- Please remain seated until the bus has stopped, then hold onto the rails when heading down the steps out the door.
- No food, drink or pets allowed.
- Passengers with disabilities may request modifications to current service procedures to access the service. To make a request, please call us at 907-382-9909 or e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please submit requests at least the day before the trip.
- All buses are wheel chair accessible. Lifts have a capacity of 600-800 pounds. Please call a day ahead to schedule if you wheel chair requires the 800 lb lift.
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GVT benefits everyone in the Girdwood community by:
- Providing an affordable and reliable travel choice that helps reduce traffic and increase economic activity.
- Enhancing the mobility of Girdwood by delivering workers, residents and visitors to their destinations.
- Contributing to the economic vitality of Girdwood. Studies show that for every dollar invested in local public transportation, nearly five dollars of economic benefits are returned to the community.
THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS