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CATA services close for Christmas and New Year’s holidays

Tuesday, December 15, 2015   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Michelle Rahl
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                      PUBLIC INFORMATION OFFICER

Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2015                              FOR MEDIA INQUIRIES ONLY

                                                                 Laurie Robison, Director of Marketing

                                                                                                                                                          Email: lrobison@cata.org

                                                                                                                                                                          Direct: (517) 367-7252

                                                                                                                                                                         Mobile: (517) 896-1873

 

 

Lansing, MI—In observance of Christmas and New Year’s Day, CATA will not operate services on Friday, Dec. 25 or Friday, Jan. 1. The Paratransit office will take phone reservations from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. on both Christmas and New Year’s Day for Spec-Tran, Redi-Ride and Rural Service rides needed after each holiday. The number to schedule a ride is (517) 394-CATA (2282). Spec-Tran rides can also be arranged online at myspectran.org.


On both Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve, all CATA services will conclude early.  Spec-Tran and Delta Redi-Ride will schedule pick-ups no later than 6:15 p.m. on both days.

For routes serving downtown Lansing, the last departures from the CATA Transportation Center (CTC) will be at:

·         5:40 p.m. for Route 9 with service concluding at the South Pennsylvania Meijer

·         5:45 p.m. for Routes 2, 3, 5, 8, 10, 12 and 14 with service ending as buses reach their end of the line point

·         6:00 p.m. for Route 1 as buses go out of service at the Meridian Mall

·         6:15 p.m. for Routes 7 and 11 with service concluding as buses reach their end of the line point in South Lansing

·         6:15 p.m. for Routes 13, 15 and 16 with service ending at the Lake Lansing Meijer

 

For routes serving East Lansing and Meridian Township, the last departures from MSU’s campus will be at:

  • 5:20 p.m. for Routes 22 and 23 (departing Ramp 1) with service concluding when buses return to campus
  • 5:45 p.m. for Routes 24 and 25 (departing Ramp 5) with service ending at the Lake Lansing Meijer
  • 5:55 p.m. for Route 26 (departing Ramp 1) with service concluding when the bus returns to campus
  • 6:00 p.m. for Route 20 (departing Ramp 1) with service ending at Beau Jardin and Dunckel in South Lansing

 

For a complete list of all final departure times by route, go to cata.org or contact CATA Customer Service at (517) 394-1000.  All CATA services will resume regular schedules on Saturday, Dec. 26 and Saturday, Jan. 2.

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About CATA:

Formed in 1972, the Capital Area Transportation Authority was twice voted the No. 1 transit system in America. CATA strives to provide a variety of quality transportation services that are safe, timely and cost efficient, responding creatively to the diverse mobility needs of the region and delivered by dedicated employees in a professional manner. CATA services are provided in accordance with Title VI, without discrimination based on race, color, national origin, or other prohibited basis. For all media inquiries, please contact above-named PIO.

 

Christmas Eve & New Year’s Eve 2015

Final Thursday Evening Departures for CATA Fixed-Routes

                                                                       

                        Final Trip                                           Final                          

Route              Departs From:                                   Departing Time:        Bus Out of Service at:

1                      Meridian Mall                                     5:55 p.m.                     CTC @6:35 p.m.

                        CTC                                                    6:00 p.m.                    

Meridian Mall @ 6:35 p.m.

           

2                      Burneway & Waverly                         5:41 p.m.                     CTC @6:10 p.m.

                        CTC                                                    5:45 p.m.                    

 

Burneway & Waverly @6:10 p.m.

 

3                      Lansing Mall                                       5:40 p.m.                     CTC @ 6:10 p.m.

                        CTC                                                    5:45 p.m.                     Lansing Mall @6:10 p.m.

 

5                      Edgewood & Washington                  6:08 p.m.                     CTC @ 6:40 p.m.

                        CTC                                                    5:45 p.m.                     Edgewood & Wash. @ 6:08 p.m.

 

7                      Belle Chase & Jolly                             5:44 p.m.                     CTC @ 6:06 p.m.

                        CTC                                                    6:15 p.m.                     Belle Chase & Jolly @ 6:44p.m.

 

8                      CTC                                                    5:45 p.m.                     Davlind & Aurelius @ 6:27 p.m.

                        Davlind & Aurelius                             5:57 p.m.                     CTC @6:39 p.m.

 

9                      CTC                                                    5:40 p.m.                     S. Penn. Meijer @6:20 p.m.

                        S. Pennsylvania Meijer                        6:05 p.m.                     CTC @6:45 p.m.

 

10                    Thomas & Hall                                    5:35 p.m.                     CTC @5:55 p.m.

                        CTC                                                    5:45 p.m.                     Thomas & Hall @6:05 p.m.

 

11                    Deerfield & Holmes                            5:42 p.m.                     CTC @6:09 p.m.

                        CTC                                                    6:15 p.m.                    

Deerfield & Holmes @6:42 p.m.

 

12                    St Joe & Waverly at Ollie’s                5:35 p.m.                     CTC @ 5:55 p.m.

                        CTC                                                    5:45 p.m.                     St Joe & Waverly @ 6:05 p.m.

 

13                    Lake Lansing Meijer                           5:45 p.m.                     CTC @ 6:10 p.m.

                        CTC                                                    6:15 p.m.                     Lake Lansing Meijer @ 6:40 p.m.

 

14                    Grand River & Waverly                      5:29 p.m.                     CTC @ 6:00 p.m.

                        CTC                                                    5:45 p.m.                     Gr. River & Waverly @ 5:59 p.m.

 

15                    Lake Lansing Meijer                           5:45 p.m.                     CTC @ 6:10 p.m.

                        CTC                                                    6:15 p.m.                     Lake Lansing Meijer @ 6:40 p.m.

 

16                    Lake Lansing Meijer                           5:45 p.m.                     CTC @ 6:10 p.m.

                        CTC                                                    6:15 p.m.                     Lake Lansing Meijer @ 6:40 p.m.

Christmas Eve & New Year’s Eve 2015

Final Thursday Evening Departures for CATA Fixed-Routes

 

 

 

Final Trip                                           Final                          

Route              Departs From:                                   DepartingTime:         Bus Out of Service At:

20                    Beau Jardin & Dunckel                       5:50 p.m.                     MSU-CTC at Ramp 1@ 6:20 p.m.

                        MSU-CTC at Ramp 1                         6:00 p.m.                     B. Jardin & Dunckel @ 6:25 p.m.

                       

22                    MSU-CTC at Ramp 1                         5:20 p.m.                     Meridian Mall @5:50 p.m.

                        Meridian Mall                                     5:55 p.m.                     MSU-CTC at Ramp 1@6:30 p.m.

 

23                    MSU-CTC at Ramp 1                         5:20 p.m.                     Meridian Mall @5:55 p.m.

                        Meridian Mall                                     6:00 p.m.                     MSU-CTC at Ramp 1@6:30 p.m.

 

24                    MSU Ramp 5                                      5:45 p.m.                     Lake Lansing Meijer @6:10 p.m.

                        Lake Lansing Meijer                           5:45 p.m.                     MSU Ramp 5 @ 6:10 p.m.

 

25                    Meijer Lake Lansing                           5:15 p.m.                     MSU Ramp 5 @5:40 p.m.

                        MSU Ramp 5                                      5:45 p.m.                     Meijer Lake Lansing @6:09 p.m.

 

26                    The Landings at Chandler                  6:09 p.m.                     MSU-CTC at Ramp 1@ 6:35 p.m.

                        MSU-CTC at Ramp 1                         5:55 p.m.                     The Landings @ 6:09 p.m.

 

                    


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