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MID-DAY FARM SHOW SHUTTLE:   Due to Commonwealth Ave limited use — ALL CAT BUSES/Shuttle will be on 3rd — use 3rd & North

DETOUR ALERT – Inauguration Activities

Inauguration activities are scheduled to begin on January 14, 2015 at 10AM and continue through January 22, 2015. During this time, all buses that use Commonwealth Ave will use 3rd St as a detour.

Detour Alert – 17th Street

Engineers have given CAT  the okay to use 17th St once again.  Regular routing will be resumed on 17th St beginning Monday, January 12, 2015.


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. 


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.