nonprofit agency dedicated to providing transportation
services to individuals with disabilities, the elderly,
low income and the general public of Hughes, Stanley,
Hand, Hyde, Dewey Ziebach, Haakon, East Pennington,
North half of Jackson, Jones, and Lyman counties in
central South Dakota. River Cities Public Transit is
quality, dependable and efficient transportation for our
region. River Cities Public Transit received funds for
the operation of the project from Federal, state and
local sources. These funds help keep our fares
affordable to the riders in this region who have minimal
funds available for transportation, but still need to be
mobile in our communities.
To demonstrate a "Standard of Excellence"
unparalleled in the small urban and rural
transit industry by richly enhancing mobility
options for residents in the communities River
Cities Public Transit serves.
River Cities Public Transit is committed to
providing safe, reliable and courteous public
transportation to the members of the communities
we serve by promoting quality of life,
livability, self-sufficiency and freedom through
In early 2014, RCPT, in consultation with the KFH Group and GTH Transit Advisory, reached out to local stakeholders as part of a strategic planning process.
Meetings were conducted with representatives of state and local governments, the RCPT Board of Directors, and RCPT’s employees. The strategic transportation plan is now fully developed and written. If your looking for a bird eye view check out the
Strategic Transportation Plan at a Glance or you may read an in depth version in the
Strategic Transportation Plan.