04/06/2018 – One Fare Day

RIDE FOR ONLY $1.50 ALL DAY-ANY BUS-TRANSFER BUSES-PURCHASE ORIGINAL TICKET FROM YOUR DRIVER!

STS Partners with McCann School of Business and Technology

McCann School of Business and Technology instructor Ms. Karen Damiter and McCann student, Anthony Holmes join STS fixed route driver, Monica Hummel as they take a break from partnering with STS in performing fixed route ridership surveys required by PennDOT.  A total of 275 surveys were collected on ten fixed route buses.  Many thanks to the passengers, students, drivers, instructor and McCann School of Business and Technology!

 

Below:  McCann students Bobbi Whitenight-(L); Leanna Sementilli-(C) and Jean Sattazahn-(R) review some of the surveys they collected onboard STS fixed route buses.  Students participated in collecting the surveys on July 5th, July 6th, July 7th and July 10.

2017 “Dump the Pump” – A SUCCESS!

Proclamation received from the Schuylkill County Commissioners in honor of the 2017 “Dump the Pump” Day
Wanda and Mike getting ready to pick up their passengers on “Dump the Pump” day. STS offered FREE rides on Thursday, June 15 for a total of 1,133 rides. Good Job to all STS drivers, staff and management and thank you to our loyal customers and to our NEW customers for trying out public transportation in Schuylkill County.
Schuylkill County Commissioner Gary Hess supporting STS’s “Dump the Pump” day as he man’s the front counter at Union Station. Commissioner Hess then traveled on board the #10 Shenandoah fixed route bus celebrating this year’s 12th Annual National “Dump the Pump” day!  Thank you Commissioner for your continued support of public transportation in Schuylkill County.

STS/CACL FINANCIAL BUS WRAPS

The Schuylkill Transportation System and CACL Financial, located in Pottsville, showcase one of their three full size bus wraps.  Both STS and CACL Financial are very excited to enter into this new advertising effort.  The STS full size bus wrap is the first of it’s kind since the inception of STS transportation services in 1981.  

 

Photo (L) to (R): Jason Kostura, CACL Financial, Chief Executive Officer; Samantha Cuff, CACL Financial, Chief Finance Officer; Dave Bekisz, STS Executive Director; Francesco Mercuri, CACL Financial, Chief Operating Officer; Ed Barket, Chairman of STS Board of Directors

 

CACL FINANCIAL FULL BUS WRAP

 

Jason Kostura, CACL Financial, Chief Executive Officer and Dave Bekisz, STS Executive Director onboard STS vehicle #6161.

 

 

 

 

 

 

STS Recognizes Ed Darker for Twenty Years of Service

The Schuylkill Transportation System would like to extend congratulations to Ed Darker for his twenty years of dedicated service.  Ed holds the position of Maintenance Mechanic Foreman at STS.  Congratulations Ed!

Presenting Ed with his plaque is Dave Bekisz, STS Executive Director while Sam Detweiler, Equipment and Maintenance Manager looks on.
Presenting Ed with his plaque is Dave Bekisz, STS Executive Director while Sam Detweiler, Equipment and Maintenance Manager stands by.

SCTA Receives Award From Software Company

Schuylkill County Transportation Authority received an award from Ecolane Software Company for adopting their “best practices” from top down.

Quote from Jason Ellis, Vice President of Professional Services: “An agency is a true reflection of its staff and we love what we “see” in Schuylkill.”

Ecolane Award

Pictured from Left to Right:  Matt Taylor, Ecolane Senior Technical Trainer; Shawn Schoffstall, SCTA Scheduler; Jason Ellis, Ecolane Vice President of Professional Services; Doug Spears, Vice President of Product Development

Pat Sonoski Celebrates 25 Years of Service

Pat SonoskiCongratulations to Pat Sonoski, STS first shift foreman!  Pat celebrated his 25th year at the Schuylkill Transportation System on Friday, October 9, 2015.

Thank you Pat for your service and dedication in keeping the STS fleet of vehicles up and running.  From your staff and co-workers at STS!