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All drivers have undergone thorough background checks and must meet stringent federal drug and alcohol testing requirements.

Every driver undergoes continual training in safety, customer service and vehicle operation.

All RBT vehicles are in constant communication. We use state-of-the-art scheduling and mapping systems. A Global Positioning System allows us to track each vehicle throughout our service area day and night. Each vehicle is radio-equipped.

For your safety on board:

  • Please stay seated
  • Fasten lap and shoulder straps
  • Drivers will help people in wheelchairs secure lap and shoulder straps if needed
  • All wheelchairs and other assistance devices are secured
  • The youngest riders must be strapped into car seats or booster seats
  • Keep aisles clear of shopping bags and other carry-on packages

For courtesy’s sake:

  • Respect other passengers and the driver
  • Don’t litter
  • Don’t drink, eat or smoke
  • If you see another passenger behaving badly, tell the driver

River Bend Transit wants your feedback. If you have a complaint, see a problem that needs fixing, have a suggestion of any kind, or want to compliment someone -
please [c]ontact River Bend Transit.

woman boarding the bus in a wheelchairEspey G. (Davenport)
“The River Bend bus picks me up at 7 every morning and takes me to the school where I teach. Later, it takes me to my second job. If I have errands or appointments, I notify them two or three days ahead.”

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