Grand Valley Transit receives statewide recognition from group

Grand Valley Transit has been selected as the large transit system of the year by the Colorado Association of Transit Agencies.

The award was based on performance, service and growth.

Since its inception 10 years ago, annual ridership on Grand Valley Transit has grown from 181,000 to a projected 980,000.

Buses maintain a 98 percent on-time performance rating and offer people transportation to work as well as shopping, medical appointments and other services. For more information, visit www.gvt.mesacounty.us.