Attention MAX and Modesto Area Dial-A-Ride (MADAR) passengers: The California Department of Public Health, as ordered by the governor, has ordered that all persons waiting for or riding on public transportation must wear a face covering over their mouth and nose to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. Our bus operators are also covered by this directive. Effective today, June 19, 2020, face coverings or masks are REQUIRED for ALL riders. This includes MAX buses as well as our MADAR paratransit service.MAX would like to thank all riders for following this order! Bus drivers have masks available upon request while supplies last. The CDC provides examples on how to make a mask from items you have at home should you need a face covering to ride today. You can also call 211 for assistance. Let’s MASK UP MAX!