Rider Alerts

Cortana Walmart/Amazon Construction Detour

Date Issued: 07.28.22

Lines Affected: Routes 18, 21, 22, 44, 46, 54, 57, 58 and 59

Due to construction on Cortana Place, routes 18, 21, 22, 44, 46, 54, 57, 58 and 59 will be on detour/reroute until further notice. There will be no service to bus stops along Cortana Place. The transfer center in front of Walmart will be out of service for the duration of construction. All routes will begin and end at a temporary bus stop on Tom Dr @ Oak Villa Blvd behind the Walmart. Details for each route are provided below. Route 18 – Cortana/Tigerland Headed to Cortana Walmart/Amazon, this route will continue on Airline Hwy to Tom Dr and take Tom Dr to the temporary bus stop on Tom Dr @ Oak Villa Blvd. Departing from the temporary bus stop on Tom Dr @ Oak Villa Blvd, this route will travel down Oak Villa Blvd to Florida Blvd then to Airline Hwy and resume the regular route to Tigerland. Route 21 – Fairfields Ave Headed to Cortana Walmart/Amazon, this route will continue on Tom Dr to the temporary bus stop on Tom Dr @ Oak Villa Blvd behind the Walmart. Departing from the temporary bus stop on Tom Dr @ Oak Villa Blvd, this route will travel down Oak Villa Blvd to Choctaw Dr, Choctaw Dr to Airway Dr, Airway Dr to Tom Dr and resume the regular route to the CATS Terminal. Route 22 – Winbourne Ave Headed to Cortana Walmart/Amazon, this route will travel down Wooddale Blvd to Florida Blvd, Florida Blvd to Lobdell Blvd, Lobdell Blvd to Tom Dr and continue to the temporary bus stop on Tom Dr @ Oak Villa Blvd. Departing from the temporary bus stop on Tom Dr @ Oak Villa Blvd, this route will travel down Oak Villa Blvd to Florida Blvd, Florida Blvd to Wooddale Blvd and resume regular route to Downtown. Route 44 – Florida Blvd Headed to Cortana Walmart/Amazon, this route will travel down Florida Blvd to Wooddale Blvd, Wooddale Blvd to Tom Dr and continue to the temporary bus stop on Tom Dr @ Oak Villa Blvd. Departing from the temporary bus stop on Tom Dr @ Oak Villa Blvd, this route will travel down Oak Villa Blvd to Florida Blvd and resume the regular route to Downtown. Route 46 – Cortana/Gardere/L’auberge Headed to Cortana Walmart/Amazon, this route will continue on Airline Hwy to Tom Dr and take Tom Dr to the temporary bus stop on Tom Dr @ Oak Villa Blvd. Departing from the temporary bus stop on Tom Dr @ Oak Villa Blvd, this route will travel down Oak Villa Blvd to Florida Blvd then to Airline Hwy and resume the regular route to L’auberge Casino & Hotel. Route 54 – Airline Hwy Headed to Cortana Walmart/Amazon, this route will continue on Tom Dr to the temporary bus stop on Tom Dr @ Oak Villa Blvd behind the Walmart. Departing from the temporary bus stop on Tom Dr @ Oak Villa Blvd, this route will travel down Oak Villa Blvd to Choctaw Dr, Choctaw Dr to Airway Dr, Airway Dr to Tom Dr and resume the regular route to Scotlandville. Route 57 – Sherwood Forest Blvd/Siegen Ln Headed to Cortana Walmart/Amazon, this route will continue on Oak Villa Blvd to Choctaw Dr, Choctaw Dr to Airway Dr, Airway Dr to Tom Dr and take Tom Dr to the temporary bus stop on Tom Dr @ Oak Villa Blvd. Departing from the temporary bus stop on Tom Dr @ Oak Villa Blvd, this route will travel down Oak Villa Blvd and resume the regular route to the Mall of Louisiana. Route 58 – Coursey Blvd Headed to Cortana Walmart/Amazon, this route will continue on Airline Hwy to Tom Dr and take Tom Dr to the temporary bus stop on Tom Dr @ Oak Villa Blvd. Departing from the temporary bus stop on Tom Dr @ Oak Villa Blvd, this route will travel down Oak Villa Blvd to Florida Blvd then to Airline Hwy and resume the regular route to Ochsner Hospital. Route 59 – East Florida Blvd Headed to Cortana Walmart/Amazon, this route will continue on Florida Blvd to Airline Hwy, Airline Hwy to Tom Dr and take Tom Dr to the temporary bus stop on Tom Dr @ Oak Villa Blvd. Departing from the temporary bus stop on Tom Dr @ Oak Villa Blvd, this route will travel down Oak Villa Blvd to Florida Blvd and resume the regular route to Ochsner Hospital. Stops Not Served: Cortana Pl Walmart Transfer Center – W Stop ID #1003 (18, 21, 22, 44, 46, 54, 57, 58, 59) Airline Hwy @ Florline Blvd – W Stop ID #1591 (18, 44, 46, 58) Airway Dr @ IDEA Charter School – N Stop ID #2879 (21, 54) Airway Dr @ IDEA Charter School – S Stop ID #2880 (21, 54) Airway Dr @ Leo Skating – N Stop ID #1726 (21, 54) Airway Dr @ Leo Skating – S Stop ID #1720 (21, 54) Airway Dr @ Sam’s Club – S Stop ID #2856 (21, 54) Cortana Pl @ Florline Blvd – W Stop ID #1722 (18, 21, 22, 44, 46, 54, 57, 58, 59) Cortana Pl @ Promenade Ave – S Stop ID #2578 (18, 21, 22, 44, 46, 54, 57, 58, 59) Cortana Pl @ Center Way Blvd – E Stop ID #1723 (18, 21, 22, 44, 46, 54, 57, 58, 59) Cortana Pl @ Sears – N Stop ID #1835 (18, 21, 22, 44, 46, 54, 57, 58, 59) Cortana Pl @ Crossway – N Stop ID #1724 (18, 21, 22, 44, 46, 54, 57, 58, 59) Cortana Pl @ Lowes – W Stop ID #1725 (18, 21, 22, 44, 46, 54, 57, 58, 59) Crossway @ Cortana Pl – S Stop ID #2313 (57) Mallway Ave @ Oak Villa Blvd – E Stop ID #2466 (59) Oak Villa Blvd @ Mallway Ave – N Stop ID #2037 (59) Oak Villa Blvd @ Choctaw Dr – S Stop ID #2379 (57) Oak Villa Blvd @ Car Quest – S Stop ID #2380 (57) Oak Villa Blvd @ Tom Dr – S Stop ID #2381 (57) Oak Villa Blvd @ Tom Dr – N Stop ID #2344 (57) Florida Blvd @ Fernwood Dr – E Stop ID #2036 (22, 44) *On-street transfers can be made at existing bus stops along Tom Dr between Airline Hwy and Airway Dr. DOWNLOAD PDF

Detour 11 NORTHSIDE CIRCULATOR

Date Issued: 07.18.22

Lines Affected: 11 NORTHSIDE CIRCULATOR

11 NORTHSIDE CIRCULATOR will detour inbound to and outbound from the EKL hub using Silverleaf Ave, Greenwell St., and Airline Hwy. 8 bus stops will be canceled to reflect this change: Glen Oaks @ Bluegrass E 1142; Glen Oaks Dr @ Ash Dr W 3058; Glen Oaks @ Ash E 1141; Glen Oaks Dr @ McClelland Dr @ 3059; McClelland @ Glen Oaks N 1140; McClelland @ LSU Urgent Care N 2191; McClelland Dr @ LSU Urgent Care S 3057; McClelland @ Maplewood N 1139. For more information, contact Customer Service at 225-389-8282.

CATS Buses Will Resume Full Capacity Starting 6/12/22

Date Issued: 06.06.22

All CATS Buses Will Resume Full Capacity Starting on 6/12/22. We appreciate the understanding and patience of our riders during COVID-19 capacity cutbacks

Route 12 - Government St. / Jefferson Hwy

Date Issued: 01.04.22

Lines Affected: 12

Route 12 - Government St. / Jefferson Hwy will resume its regular route on Government Street Sunday, January 16, 2022. For more information visit www.brcats.com or contact Customer Service at 225-389-8282.

Route 11 Northside Circulator Detour

Date Issued: 11.30.21

Lines Affected: 11

11 Northside Circulator UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE issued 7.8.21 Customers are to be accommodated at: Glen Oaks @ Bluegrass E Glen Oaks @ Silverleaf Silverleaf @ Mickens Ford @ White Ford @ Stutz Departing EKL on Glen Oaks Drive Left Silverleaf Avenue Left Mickens Rd Left Ford Street Left STUTZ Street Right Cadillac Street Resume normal route Inbound to EKL on Cadillac Street Left STUTZ Street Right Ford Street Right Mickens Rd Right Silverleaf Avenue Right Glen Oaks Drive Resume normal route DOWNLOAD PDF