Pahokee resident names Palm Tran service

Palm Tran announced the winner of its first-ever naming contest that allowed Glades residents to submit their ideas to name the transportation service coming to the region. The naming contest was open several weeks, and 70 ideas were submitted. The winning name selected by Palm Tran is: “Go Glades,” which was submitted by Pahokee native […]

Glades public transit service being improved

Palm Tran service for the Glades areas of western Palm Beach County is undergoing changes intended to make the public bus transportation service more flexible, timely and convenient for residents. Earlier this fall, according to Palm Tran Public Relations Manager Joe Harrington, the Belle Glade/Pahokee bus route No. 47 was merged with Route 48, serving […]

Ride Palm Tran Public Transportation FREE to the Voting Polls

Palm Tran will be providing free transit service to anyone who is taking the bus to vote on Election Day, Nov. 6, 2018. Simply let the driver know, or show a voter registration card. “I believe everyone should exercise their right to vote, and this free service will help citizens in Palm Beach County have […]

Enter Palm Tran contest for a chance to win 31-day passes

GLADES AREA — Help Palm Tran name its new transportation service for the Glades for a chance to win three 31-day passes. This service will enable members of the community to call for a ride on a small vehicle. It will also allow them to request a large bus to make a slight detour from […]

Palm Tran summit in Belle Glade was a big success

BELLE GLADE — Palm Tran hosted the first of several “Route Performance Maximization (or RPM) summits” in Belle Glade, at the Dolly Hand Cultural Arts Center on June 11. The event was well-attended, drawing in a crowd of more than 45 participants. The RPM summits serve as an immersive opportunity for the public to contribute […]