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Awards

RTEC has received several awards, recognized by the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet Office of Transportation Delivery and Kentucky Public Transit Association

  • 1989 - The Commonwealth of Kentucky Office of Transportation Delivery  presented RTEC with "Outstanding Section 5311 Public Transit Grantee" Statewide Kentucky
  • 1991 - The Commonwealth of Kentucky Office of Transportation Delivery  presented RTEC with "Outstanding Section 5311 Public Transit Grantee" Statewide Kentucky
  • 1991 - RTEC's Dispatcher, Janice Vanzant was recognized by Kentucky Public Transit Association (KPTA) as "Dispatcher of the Year"
  • 1993 - The Commonwealth of Kentucky Office of Transportation Delivery  presented RTEC with "Outstanding Section 5311 Public Transit Grantee" Eastern Kentucky
  • 1993 - The Commonwealth of Kentucky Office of Transportation Delivery  presented "Outstanding Transit Manager" to Shirley Cummins, Executive Director
  • 1995 - The Commonwealth of Kentucky Office of Transportation Delivery  presented RTEC with "Outstanding Section 5311 Public Transit Grantee" Eastern Kentucky
  • 1995 - The Commonwealth of Kentucky Office of Transportation Delivery  presented RTEC with "Outstanding Participation" Disadvantage Business Enterprises (DBE/WBE) Award co-shared with Northern Kentucky Transit
  • 1997 - The Commonwealth of Kentucky Office of Transportation Delivery  presented RTEC with "Outstanding Section 5311 Public Transit Grantee" Statewide Kentucky
  • 1997 - The Commonwealth of Kentucky Office of Transportation Delivery  presented RTEC with "Outstanding Participation" Disadvantage Business Enterprises (DBE/WBE) Award co-shared with Northern Kentucky Transit
  • 1999 - The Commonwealth of Kentucky Office of Transportation Delivery  presented RTEC with "Outstanding Section 5311 Public Transit Grantee" Statewide Kentucky
  • 2001 - The Commonwealth of Kentucky Office of Transportation Delivery  presented RTEC with Lola Swinney, Transportation Specialist received the KPTA Driver of the Year award.
  • 2001 - The Commonwealth of Kentucky Office of Transportation Delivery  presented RTEC with Lola Swinney, Transportation Specialist placed second in KPTA Driver's Roadeo.
  • 2001 - Shirley Cummins, Executive Director of RTEC and Sue Jeffers, Transportation Director, Bluegrass Ultra-transit Service were inducted into the Kentucky Public Transit Hall of Fame.  Vickie Bourne, Executive Director of KY Office of Transportation Delivery presented the awards.
  • 2003 - The Commonwealth of Kentucky Office of Transportation Delivery  presented RTEC with "Outstanding Participation" Disadvantage Business Enterprises (DBE/WBE)
  • 2003 - James C. Nichols, RTEC Transportation Specialist placed second in KPTA Driver's Roadeo
  • 2005 - The Commonwealth of Kentucky Office of Transportation Delivery  presented RTEC with award for "Kentucky Outstanding Overall Transit System"
  • 2005 - RTEC's Dispatcher, Angie Smith was recognized by Kentucky Public Transit Association (KPTA) as "Dispatcher of the Year". 
  • 2005 - Bobby Lawson placed third in the KPTA Driver's Roadeo. Wanda McCoy, RTEC also participated in the Roadeo.
  • 2005 - RTEC's Golf Team placed third in KPTA's Golf Tournament at Kearney Hills Golf Course.
  • 2007 - RTEC Transportation Specialist Lola Swinney took first place and Bobby Lawson placed second in the KPTA Driver's Roadeo.  Swinney went on to represent Kentucky in the National CTAA Driver's Roadeo in New Orleans, June 2008.  Thanks Lola! 
  • 2007 -  The Commonwealth of Kentucky Office of Transportation Delivery  presented RTEC with "Outstanding Statewide Overall Transit System"
  • 2009 -  The Commonwealth of Kentucky Office of Transportation Delivery  presented RTEC with "Outstanding Statewide Transit System".   
  • 2009 - Drivers, Rebecca Wright (Russell County) and Bobby Lawson (Bell County) represented RTEC in the KPTA Roadeo.  Bobby Lawson placed third in the KPTA Driver's Roadeo. Thanks for  job well-done!
  • 2011 - RTEC's Board Member Clara M. Jones was recognized as KPTA Volunteer of the Year.  RTEC's Golf Team placed second in the Golf Tournament!!
  • 2013 -  The Commonwealth of Kentucky Office of Transportation Delivery presented RTEC with the "Statewide Kentucky Public Transit System Award" and "Statewide Kentucky Transportation Broker Call Center/Customer Service Award". 
  • 2013 - RTEC Transportation Specialist Bobby Lawson took the first place award in the KPTA Driver's Roadeo and will represent Kentucky in the National CTAA EXPO 2014 Driver's Roadeo to be held in St. Paul, MN.  Thanks Bobby and Good luck in the National Roadeo!!
  • 2014 - Kentucky Public Transportation Association (KPTA) presented Shirley Cummins & RTEC Staff the "Outstanding Appreciation for your Contribution to KPTA"
  • 2015 - RTEC was recognized for "2015 Statewide Carrying Our Heroes Veterans Transportation Award for Most Trips".
  • 2015 - RTEC was recognized for "2015 Statewide Outstandding Jobs Transportation Award" for providing most trips for Employment.
  • 2015 - Kentucky Public Transportation Association (KPTA) Transit Spotlight.
  • 2015 - The Community Transportation Association of America (CTAA) presented RTEC with one of "15 innovators of 2015 Award".
  • 2017 - Rockcastle County Kiwanis Community Service presented RTEC/Shirley Cummins the "Outstanding Business Award".