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DETOUR ALERT – COMMONWEALTH AVE

Commonwealth Ave will be closed on Tuesday, September 27, 2016 from 6:00 PM until Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at 6:00 AM. All buses that normally travel Commonwealth Ave will use 3rd St.

STOP ALERT-Commonwealth Avenue and North Street

Due to construction near the Keystone building, the bus stop located at Commonwealth Ave and North St  on west side of Commonwealth will be closed until further notice.

Passengers who normally board at that location will now board at Commonwealth and North Drive in front of the Capitol fountain.

 

 

 

 

SERVICE ALERT – ROUTE 322 – TANGER OUTLETS SHELTER

Tanger Outlets has moved the bus shelter to a new location located adjacent to Tommy Hilfiger store.

Keystone Building Ticket Kiosk

The Keystone Building kiosk is again not working.  Parts are on order but unable to predict how long it will take to repair.

Tickets/Passes can be purchased at the kiosk at the Market Square Transfer Center, the CAT Strawberry Square office on the 2nd floor, CAT’s Main Office on Cameron St, the Transit News Stand in the Transportation Center, or online at:  http://www.cattransit.com/fares/fixed-route/

We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience this may cause our customers.

Service Changes – Effective September 6, 2016

Rt. 322/Hershey

  • Saturday service is discontinued
  • Fall/Winter schedule is implemented. No late night service. Last trips: 5:20PM outbound and 5:35PM inbound.
  • No service to Hersheypark or Hershey Hotel

 Rt. D/Capital City Mall

  • Additional trips added to Rt. D to help connect mid-day Rt. C service to downtown Harrisburg
  • Additional trips added: 11:00AM outbound & 2:00PM outbound also 11:36AM inbound & 2:36PM inbound

Detour Alert – Route 8

Due to construction, the 63rd St Bridge will be closed down to one lane traveling Northbound Only from August 31, 2016 until further notice. All buses, going to Walmart will detour using the following routing:

Outbound to Walmart – Regular route to Derry Street, continue on Derry Street, right onto Milroy Street, right onto Grayson Road, left into Walmart to regular route.

Inbound to Walmart from End of Line – Regular route to Derry Street, left onto Derry Street, right onto Milroy Street, right onto Grayson Road, left into Walmart to regular route.

All buses leaving Walmart will resume regular routing.

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Detour Alert – Route A – 16th & Brandt Trips

Due to construction, the intersection of 16th St and Simpson Ferry Rd is closed. All 16th & Brandt trips will need to detour as follows:

To downtown Hbg – Regular route to Park Ave, right onto Park Ave, left onto Oak Lane, left onto Allen St, right onto Brandt Ave to regular route.

From downtown Hbg – Regular route to Allen St, left onto Allen St, right onto Oak Lane, right onto Park Ave, left onto Brandt Ave to regular route.

Detour Alert – Route 3 – Linglestown Rd Trips

Due to construction, all Route 3–2nd and Linglestown Rd trips–will use Vaughn St, from 2nd St to 6th St (inbound & outbound).  Estherton Ave, Edwin Ave, and Montrose St are all closed due to construction. Vaughn St is the next available street that has access to 6th St.

Detour Alert – Route 3 – until further notice

On Monday, August 15, 2016 starting at 6:30AM until 5:30PM and until further notice, 3RD St will be closed at Chestnut St. All inbound buses that use 3rd St will detour as follows:

To downtown – Regular route to Walnut St, right onto Walnut St, left onto Front St, left onto Chestnut St, left onto 2nd St to regular route.

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Detour Alert – 3rd Street – Saturday, August 13, 2016

Posted 8/11/16

On Saturday, August 13, 2016, from 7:00 am to 3:00 pm, 3rd St will be closed from Herr St to Cumberland St due to setting up a crane to set RTU onto the Midtown Art Center building. All 3rd St buses will detour as follows:

To downtown – Regular route to Reily St, left onto Reily St, right onto 6th St, right onto Forster St, left onto 3rd St to regular route.

From downtown – Regular route to Forster St, right onto Forster St, left onto 6th St, left onto Reily St, right onto 3rd St to regular route.