La Voz News

New shuttles provide more transportation options for students

Ruby Veloz, Staff Reporter

February 10, 2020

The city of Cupertino launched a new micro-transit service in October of last year partnering with a company called Via aimed to better suit the needs of the city's’ residents. A survey last year conducted by the city found that the majority of Cupertino residents do not use the VTA bus routes frequently...

Scabies outbreak puts select VTA buses out of service

Scabies outbreak puts select VTA buses out of service

Melisa Lopez, Staff Reporter

April 30, 2019

An outbreak of the parasitic skin infection scabies among drivers in the Valley Transportation Authority put several buses out of service. After many VTA bus drivers refused to respond to questions from La Voz, one VTA driver, who remains anonymous, said that the buses contaminated with scabies w...

Eco-friendly transit options

A student uses her Eco Pass to ride VTA transit for free.  Eco pass fees are included in student fees

Phelan O'Bryan, Staff Writer

September 20, 2013

De Anza College has many different transportation options to help keep your wallet fat and the environment green. One way is the VTA bus line offering rides all over Santa Clara County and it’s free with an Eco Pass. After receiving a new DASB ID card, sign up for the Eco Pass on my portal and it...