Colorado Valley Transit District (CVTD) is a rural transit district organized under Chapter 458 of the Texas Transportation Code as a political subdivision of the state and an entity responsible for transit services in a 3,200 square mile four-county area surrounding Houston. CVTD rural area includes Austin, Colorado, Waller and Wharton Counties.
CVTD is governed by a Board of Directors made up of a eight members; with two from each of the four Counties, and appointed by the Board Members. The Board provides regional perspectives and plans for operating a variety of community-based passenger transportation services.
CVTD delivers transportation tailored specifically for each of the communities it serves, and provides connections between these communities. The service frequency and various locales range from many times a day to once a month.
Established in 1986, the Transit is the first public transit agency in the Houston Galveston Area, and has a reputation for innovation; a practical approach to problem-solving; and promoting partnerships to achieve its objectives of advancing regional mobility.