11 01, 2022

UCHRA Public Transportation Team Navigates Winter Weather Challenges

By |2022-01-11T18:47:06+00:00January 11th, 2022|News and Events, Transportation|0 Comments

Riley Sparks (left) and Terry Cronk (right) carefully navigate the challenging road conditions to bring food and drinks to UCHRA Public Transportation passengers stuck in traffic on I-40 during the Jan. 6 snowstorm. As the snow began to fall across much of the Upper Cumberland on Thursday, Jan. 6, UCHRA’s Public Transportation team [...]

28 10, 2021

UCHRA Public Transportation Brings Home TPTA Awards

By |2021-10-28T15:01:40+00:00October 28th, 2021|News and Events, Transportation|0 Comments

In addition to being named the most spirited during the Tennessee Public Transportation Association conference and expo last week, UCHRA's Public Transportation team brought home several awards. Joey Bitter won third place in the Van Maintenance Division and a "bragging rights" medal for getting the engine started the fastest. Terry Cronk was awarded [...]

11 10, 2021

UCHRA Offering Discounted Rides for Blues and Brews Ticket Holders

By |2021-10-11T13:59:58+00:00October 11th, 2021|News and Events, Transportation|0 Comments

UCHRA Public Transportation will offer a discounted and safe way for Blues and Brews ticket holders to get to their destination safely.  Recently, Heather Thomas, UCHRA Public Transportation Mobility Manager, joined WCTE President and CEO Avery Hutchins to talk about transportation options during the Blues and Brews slated for Saturday, Oct. 16.  The Green Go [...]

3 09, 2021

Pick Up Cookeville, Powered by Uber, Now Serving Putnam County

By |2021-09-03T14:57:06+00:00September 3rd, 2021|News and Events, Transportation|0 Comments

PUTNAM COUNTY - On Sept. 2, staff and leadership representing Upper Cumberland Human Resource Agency (UCHRA) joined with local and city officials to celebrate the official launch of Pick Up Cookeville.  This new, on-demand service offered by UC Public Transportation, a division of UCHRA, and powered by Uber Technologies, will provide on-demand mobility; something the [...]

9 08, 2021

Pick Up Cookeville Ride Along

By |2021-08-09T21:23:41+00:00August 9th, 2021|News and Events, Transportation|0 Comments

Join us for a sneak peek of UCHRA Public Transportation's newest service: Pick Up Cookeville. Powered by Uber, Pick Up Cookeville allows riders to quickly and easily schedule a trip at a moment's notice and simply enjoy the ride to their destination. So relaxing! Stay tuned for more details coming soon.

28 07, 2021

Pick Up UC Transit Operator

By |2021-07-28T15:02:16+00:00July 28th, 2021|Careers, News and Events, Transportation|0 Comments

Position: Pick Up UC Transit Operator Location: Putnam County Job Description: The Upper Cumberland Human Resources Agency (UCHRA) has multiple openings for part-time Transit Operators/Drivers to facilitate a new transportation service line in partnership with Uber: Pick Up UC. The Pick Up Cookeville Transit Operator will transport persons throughout areas of Putnam County to and from [...]

1 06, 2021

Summer is here – let’s hit the road!

By |2021-06-01T15:05:37+00:00June 1st, 2021|News and Events, Transportation|0 Comments

Summer is here and we're ready to hit the road! Give our public transportation team a call today at 1-833-UC TRIPS and let us help you with your transportation needs! We are also looking to add additional smiling faces to our driver team. If you're interested, give us a call or send your resume to [...]

11 02, 2021

Commodities, Community Corrections Work Together to Serve Vulnerable Populations

By |2021-02-11T16:27:11+00:00February 11th, 2021|Community Services, Transportation|0 Comments

Pictured, from left: Danny McKeehan and William Moody. Mr. Moody has completed his hours and now enjoys coming out to help at UCHRA commodities distribution events. UPPER CUMBERLAND — It’s a unique partnership that helps two segments in-need: families in need of supplemental food and clients of the adult community corrections program in [...]

14 12, 2020

UCHRA Names New Safety and Security Manager

By |2020-12-14T16:24:56+00:00December 14th, 2020|News and Events, Transportation|0 Comments

  PUTNAM COUNTY - The Upper Cumberland Human Resource Agency (UCHRA) has named the new Safety and Security Manager for the agency’s transportation  department, promoting from within to fill the role. Longtime employee Charlie Frasier, who will mark 15 years with UCHRA in March 2021, most recently served as the Assistant Program Manager of the [...]

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