Rider Alerts

Service Improvement Plan Proposed Changes

Date Issued: 08.13.18

The Service Improvement Plan (SIP) is a service expansion plan that builds on the exisitng bus network and identifies opportunities to add new routes, improve frequency and expand on existing service. This vision is a priority of CATS to continue to connect its customers to what matters and reallocate resources when and where necessary throughout the system.

Rider Alert: 55 East Florida

Date Issued: 08.15.18

Lines Affected: 55

Rider Alert: Effective Immediately, through the end of the School year Route 55 - East Florida will have the following canceled stops: Due to a "no left turn" during school zone hours (6am - 9:30am and 1:30pm - 4:30pm) Route 55 - East Florida stops N. Mike @ Bellmont Victoria S 2359 N. Mike @ Bellaire High/Tams S 2360 Tams @ Christy E 2361 Are canceled. Questions regarding these stops can be directed to Customer Service 225-289-8282

Attention Customers: Route Shout is currently down

Date Issued: 08.13.18

Lines Affected: ALL LINES

We apologize for the inconvenience and are working to resolve the issue as soon as possible. If you need information regarding your bus or route, please contact Customer Service at 225-389-8282

Rider Alert: 44 Florida Blvd

Date Issued: 08.01.18

Lines Affected: 44

LINES AFFECTED: 44 – FLORIDA BLVD THE FOLLOWING STOP WILL BE CANCELED 4TH ST @ LAUREL S-1433 RIDERS SHOULD UTILIZE THE STOP AT 7TH @ FLORIDA

Effective Immediately - Fare Transfers

Date Issued: 07.31.18

Lines Affected: ALL LINES

Riders have a two (2) hour window to use a bus transfer one (1) time.Transfers that are marked as EXPIRED will not be accepted. Once transfers are expired, full-price fare must be paid. Transfers will not be issued to passengers boarding with passes.

RIDER ALERTS: 3 ROUTE SCHEDULES UPDATED EFFECTIVE JULY 1

Date Issued: 06.30.18

Lines Affected: 11,22,50

The below route timetables have been updated to improve efficiency throughout the system and improve on-time-performance. Please check Route Shout and route pages for updated schedules. Beginning Sunday, July 1, 2018 Route 11, Route 22, Route 50

Rider Alert: 22 Winbourne

Date Issued: 05.28.18

Lines Affected: 22

The following stops are out of service due to construction Chippewa @ Chippewa River View Condos S 1791 River Rd @ Riverview Condos N 1802 Chippewa @ Eiland S 1790 Chippewa @ Choctaw N 1803 Chippewa @ DPW Lot S 1788 Chippewa @ Gonzalez E 1804 Chippewa @ Lupine E 1805 Chippewa @ Lupine W 1787 Chippewa @ Sorrel E 1806 Chippewa @ Sorrel W 1786 Chippewa @ Phlox E 1807 Chippewa @ Phlox W 1785

Rider Alert: Two Essen Lane Bus Stops Out of Service

Date Issued: 05.25.18

Due to repairs on Essen Lane located at Bus Stop ID N-2392 (Essen Ln @ OLOL Emergency) and N-2616 (Essen Ln @ Essen Park Ave) an OUT OF SERVICE COVER is installed and effective May 24, 2018 until construction is completed. Customers should take the 60 route at the mall and ride around to Essen Park Ave and get off by Race Trac so they can be on that side or stay on the 60 line and get off on Essen Ln on the other side on Essen @ OLOL stop S-2414.

Rider Alert: Line 12 CANCELED STOPS ADDED

Date Issued: 05.09.18

Lines Affected: 12

EFFECTIVE MAY 8, 2018 UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE Because of construction, Route 12 Government/Jefferson is being rerouted and will not board or discharge any customers along Florida Blvd. If you need to get off on Florida, please use Route 44. DOWNLOAD PDF

RIDER ALERT: TODAY UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Date Issued: 04.23.18

Lines Affected: 12

Until further notice, the following stops will be canceled along Government street due to road construction Government @ Hebert W-1341 Government @ Mouton W-1342 Government @ Wiltz W-1343 Government @ Edison W-1344 Government @ West W-1345 Government @ Lover Ln W-1346 Government @ Acadian W-1347 Government @ Beverly W-1348 Government @ Hearthstone W-1349 Government @ Kenmore W-1350 Government @ Eugene W-2793 NO STOPS WILL BE MADE ON FOSTER DRIVE INBOUND OR OUTBOUND

Rider Alert Government Street

Date Issued: 03.08.18

Lines Affected: 12

EFFECTIVE FRIDAY MARCH 9, 2018 UNTIL FUTHER NOTICE, route 12 – GOVERNMENT/JEFFERSON will have the following stops cancelled GOVERNMENT @ LAVINIA E 1267 GOVERNMENT @ EUGENE E-1268 GOVERNMENT @ KENMORE E-1269 GOVERNMENT @ EUGENE W-2793 GOVERNMENT @ TERRY E-1272 GOVERNMENT @ BLANCHARD E-1273 GOVERNMENT @ RICHLAND E-1274 GOVERNMENT @ GLENMORE E-1275 GOVERNMENT @ INGLESIDE E-1276 GOVERNMENT @ LONGWOOD E-1277 GOVERNMENT @ MOUTON E-1278 GOVERNMENT @ HEBERT E-1279 GOVERNMENT @ FOSTER E-1280 DOWNLOAD PDF

Rider Alert: Line 70 Hub Relocation

Lines Affected: 70

Cancelled Stop Includes: Baker Boulevard @ Alabama Street E (2214)

Route Change at Ochsner Medical Complex

Lines Affected: 58, 59

Effective immediately permanent route change at the Ochsner Medical Complex. Two stops are permanently cancelled: Physicians Park @ Walgreens E #2599 Ochsner Physicians Plaza #2705

SOUTHERN CAMPUS RESTRICTED SERVICES

Date Issued: 03.22.17

Lines Affected: 10, 11, 54, and 70

Effective immediately and until further notice all service beginning at 6:00 pm daily to Southern University's campus will be restricted. All lines will be allowed to enter campus and complete the attached reroute. PLEASE SEE THE ATTACHED REROUTE for specific details or contact Customer Care at (225) 389-8282 for more information. DOWNLOAD PDF