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ALERT – Strawberry Square CAT Office Closure

CAT’s Strawberry Square office will be closing at 12 noon on Monday, December 22, 2014 for a company holiday event. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Business will resume as usual on Tuesday, December 23, 2014.

All monthly passes and tickets are available for purchase at CAT’s Main Office in Harrisburg at 901 North Cameron St.

Monthly passes and 11 rides, zone 1 only, are available at the “Transit News” stand located at the Harrisburg Transportation Center (AMTRAK Station).

Monthly passes and 11 rides, zone 1, 2 and 3 are available at our kiosks located at Market Square Transfer Center and the Keystone Building.

DETOUR ALERT – ROUTE B

UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE –

ROAD WORK NEAR HEALTH SOUTH WILL NOT ALLOW ACCESS FROM EITHER DIRECTION FOR BUSES — GO TO WESLEY DR AT WILSON

DETOUR ALERT – Route 19 – Steelton

Due to road work at 19th and Pine Streets, buses will be using Adams Street instead of Pine. This will be in effect through Wednesday, December 24, 2014.

SERVICE ALERT – Holiday Service Adjustments

Click here to view Holiday Service Adjustments

PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE

Cumberland-Dauphin-Harrisburg Transit Authority – Capital Area Transit

Public Notice

Fixed Route Service Expansion:

Capital Area Transit is in the process of implementing new service in several areas in the current transit system and is seeking public comments and suggestions on the new proposed service.

Route F: Enola/Wertzville Road

Capital Area Transit is in the process of implementing new service in the Enola area to extend the current Route F to include service to the Pinnacle West Shore Hospital and access to shopping and employment in the East Pennsboro area.

Route 27: South Harrisburg

New Fixed Route Service in South 17th and Hanover Streets will connect South Harrisburg and the Hall Manor community to Hamilton Health Center and other destinations in the CAT system.

A full copy of the implementation plan and the proposed routes and schedules can be reviewed on CAT’s web page located at www.cattransit.com.  In addition, CAT’s Title VI Equity Analysis can be viewed here.

Written comments on the service additions should be addressed to Capital Area Transit, Attention Robert Philbin, Director of Planning, Customer Service & Public Information, 901 N. Cameron Street, Harrisburg, PA, 17101, or by email at rphilbin@cattransit.com and must be received by 4:00 pm December 18, 2014. In addition to this Public Notice, CAT will conduct several public engagement meetings to be concluded by December 23, 2014.

Capital Area Transit will hold a public Hearing on the addition of the new service on December 18, 2014, at 12:00 noon in the CAT Board Room located on the 2nd floor at 901 N. Cameron Street, Harrisburg, PA, 17101. 

DETOUR ALERT – ROUTE 13

Due to the re-paving of 17th St, CAT buses will not be able to travel through the Hall Manor Loop (17th St and Hanover St). All buses will detour using the following routing:

  • OB – regular route to 13th St, right on Hanover St, right on Cameron St, right on Sycamore to regular route.
  • IB – regular route to Sycamore St, left on 13th St, right on Hanover St, right on Cameron St, right on Sycamore St, left on 13th St to regular route.

DETOUR ALERT – ROUTE 20

Stops during this detour while McDonalds on Eisenhower Blvd is undergoing construction are:  

  • Outbound bus picks up at the Old Eat and Park and the inbound buses will pick up at the Sheraton.

Detour Alert – Route F – Enola

Beginning Monday, June 10, 2013, Enola Rd (Rte 944) at Rte 11-15 will be closed to westbound traffic onto Enola Dr or Rte 944.  Outbound buses will use Rte 11/15 north and turn onto Enola St (next to Tavern on the Hill sign) then turn at the curve onto South St and follow South St to Enola Drive and back to regular route.

Inbound buses will be on South Enola Drive until Fairview, then will make left and go down to 11/15.

This detour will remain in effect until Summer 2015 according to Penn-Dot District 8.