City of Bettendorf, Iowa

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Bettendorf Transit Providing Real-Time Updates with TransLoc® Rider

Beginning February 5, 2018, Bettendorf Transit is joining MetroLINK and Davenport CitiBus by enhancing service with TransLoc® Rider. Riders will now be able to use one app for real-time route information across all fixed-route transit systems in the QC. The best-of-breed transit mobile app will enable riders to access real-time information using their smartphone or SMS for universal mobile access.

TransLoc Rider users can watch buses moving in real time, see the location and heading of buses in their vicinity and get accurate arrival predictions. The state-of-the-art mobile app is available for both iOS and Android and features an intuitive design and interface. Smart search enables riders to quickly locate specific routes and stops. Easily set favorite routes and stops and receive personalized alerts.

“The Rider app is designed for the way you travel, which means you can quickly find your bus and be on your way,” said TransLoc CEO Doug Kaufman. “We are thrilled to work with Bettendorf Transit to make transit more accessible and user-friendly than ever.”

About TransLoc

TransLoc is solving the biggest problems in transportation through technology. The TransLoc suite of products includes Rider mobile app (available in the iOS App Store or on Google Play), RealTime control center, Traveler visualization and planning tool and OnDemand automated demand-response system. To learn more about TransLoc, go to Information cards will be available at Bettendorf City Hall, Public Library, Public Works and onboard all City buses.

About Bettendorf Transit

Bettendorf Transit is a municipally-operated transit system within the City of Bettendorf, Iowa. The system currently consists of three fixed-routes, Dial-A-Bus demand response service and Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Paratransit service. Bettendorf's transit system plays an important role in the overall transit network in the Quad Cities. In the area as a whole, Bettendorf Transit links to Davenport (Citibus) and Rock Island (MetroLINK) systems.

For more information about the app, call 563-344-4088.