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Inside The Numbers With Kimball County Transit

As Kimball County Transit Service nears moving day to its $1.47 million new home in downtown Kimball, KCTS administrator Christy Warner’s report on the agency’s 2019-20 fiscal year offers insight on the agency’s mission, funding and operations.

Warner presented the report at the June 16 meeting of the county commissioners. Here’s a look at it, starting with her overall report on KCTS funding and then getting into how the service is funded and where its money goes.

“KCTS is funded,” she explained, “through several sources, including cash fares, insurance payments, grants, federal state and loca...