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Alerts - City of Valparaiso

3 Alerts
April 5, 2021 9:12 AM

COVID Vaccine Now Available to Residents Age 16 & Older - Pre-Registration Required

Please note that pre-registration is required. Walk-ins will not be served. Any eligible Hoosier can self-register for a vaccine appointment. A friend or family member also can make an appointment on behalf of a qualifying individual. But the person...

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April 5, 2021 8:30 AM

Valpo Extends Restrictions for City Facilities

The City of Valparaiso is extending the mask requirement and COVID social-distancing guidelines for City buildings, services and meetings, announced Mayor Matt Murphy. “To get us to the finish line, the City of Valparaiso supports Porter County Health...

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July 20, 2020

Coronavirus Update 07/20/020

Coronavirus Update 07/20/020

Chicago Dash

9 Alerts
April 8, 2021 9:21 AM

REMINDER: DASH TICKET BOOTH CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

We want to remind you that the ChicaGo Dash ticket booth is closed until further notice. Please pay cash on the bus or purchase your tickets or passes on the Token Transit Mobile ticket App. Thank you!

March 8, 2021 10:14 AM

Transit COVID update for Chicago

Passengers are advised that the City of Chicago has downgraded the State of Indiana’s travel status from “orange” to “yellow” in its Emergency Travel Order, effective Feb. 23, 2021.
The previous orange status had required Indiana visitors coming into...

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February 16, 2021 7:57 AM

ONLY 1 DASH BUS TODAY, 2/16/21

There will only be 1 Dash bus this evening 1/16/21. Please catch the bus at 4:00 PM at Michigan & Randolph, 4:10 PM at LaSalle & Wacker or 4:20 at 350 S. Clark St. Be safe and stay warm.

February 5, 2021 5:54 PM

CHICAGO DASH REPLACEMENT BUS

ANOTHER BUS IS ON ITS WAY FROM VALPARAISO TO CHICAGO TO FINISH THE 2ND PM BUS ROUTE

February 5, 2021 5:20 PM

2ND PM BUS RUNNING LATE

2ND PM BUS RUNNING LATE TO 2ND AND 3RD STOPS

December 16, 2020 12:54 PM

Chicago Dash and South Shore Transit Connect to reinstate fare collection beginning January 2, 2021

Good Afternoon,
I hope you all have been safe and healthy for the past nine months during this COVID-19 pandemic.
As we move into the new year, Valpo Transit will reinstate fare collection on the Chicago Dash service to the Downtown Chicago loop and the...

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November 12, 2020 9:51 AM

Valparaiso Transportation COVID update 11/11/2020

Good Morning,
As we look at the country and the States of Indiana and Illinois rising COVID cases in a surge at this time. I want to Reassure all our Transit riders for the ChicaGO Dash, V-Line and South Shore Connect shuttle services. Please read....

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Latest Update:

March 8, 2021 10:08 AM

Passengers are advised that the City of Chicago has downgraded the State of Indiana’s travel status from “orange” to “yellow” in its Emergency Travel Order, effective Feb. 23, 2021.
The previous orange status had required Indiana visitors coming into Chicago to quarantine for 10 days upon arrival, or have evidence of a negative COVID-19 test within 72 hours of arrival, or be fully vaccinated.
With the revision to the Emergency Travel Order, Indiana residents traveling to Chicago are now advised to avoid non-essential travel and maintain masking and social distancing. A quarantine or pre-arrival test is no longer required. A link to the City's Emergency Travel Order can be located here: https://www.chicago.gov/city/en/sites/covid-19/home/emergency-travel-order.html

July 22, 2020 3:56 PM

July 27th Mandatory Mask Mandate for Indiana

Governor Holcomb announced today that Indiana will follow a Mandatory Mask Mandate Beginning July 27th. Please understand that means everyone will be required to wear a mask on all transit vehicles. Please see the press release in the full message....

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Latest Update:

September 25, 2020 4:28 PM

Good Afternoon,
As we look forward to moving to Level 5 full reopening of Indiana from COVID-19 restrictions. Please keep your fellow passengers in mind as the Mask Mandate is still in full effect until at least October 17, 2020. This means all riders must wear a mask when boarding and alighting as well as when social distancing of 6 feet more is not available. Please remain safe and healthy! The City of Valparaiso is taking every precaution to put only clean, sanitary and safe buses on the road. It is up to everyone to follow the Mask mandates for the sate of Indiana and keep yourself and your fellow passengers safe and healty.

Thank you,

March 10, 2020 11:28 AM

COVID-19

VALPO TRANSIT-CHICAGO DASH,V-LINE AND SOUTH SHORE CONNECT COVID-19 PRECAUTIONARY MEASURES
Valpo Transit officials continue to monitor and address potential impacts from novel corona-virus (COVID-19) and are taking steps to further reduce the risk to our...

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Public Works

2 Alerts
November 18, 2020 7:13 AM

BRUSH & YARD WASTE PICKUP UPDATE - ZONE 3

Valparaiso's brush & yard waste crews are currently in zone 3.
There are 4 zones in the City.
These zones will rotate in numerical order.

October 28, 2020 2:45 PM

LEAF PICKUP UPDATE - ZONE 4

Valparaiso’s leaf collection crews are in Zone 4.
There are 4 Zones in the City.
These Zones will rotate in numerical order.

Road Closures/Restrictions

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