Official Web site of the Toledo Area Regional Transit Authority.
In 1971, the Toledo Area Regional Transit Authority became responsible for all transit lines in the Toledo area. The last streetcars ran in 1949.
By 1885, the several horse car lines in Toledo were consolidated into one company. From 1921 until 1971, Community Traction Co. was the one company providing transit service in Toledo.
Many of today's bus routes in Toledo have histories which can be traced back to streetcars, and even horse cars.
Map showing streetcar system at its peak.
Buses have operated in Toledo since 1926.
The various carhouses in the Toledo area were eventually replaced with a single modern bus garage.
Some information for this page is from the October 1971 issue of the magazine "Motor Coach Age".
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