Rider Alerts

Normal Service is Planned for All Lines on Friday, January 19

Date Issued: 01.18.18

Lines Affected: All Lines

Right now, CATS plans to operate regular service on Friday, January 19. We continue to monitor the weather and temperature to make sure it is safe for our riders and operators.

Rider Alert: MLK Day

There will be limited bus service and CATS offices will be closed Monday, January 15th in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. CATS will operate a SATURDAY schedule DOWNLOAD PDF

RIDER ALERT: LA MARATHON REROUTES

Date Issued: 01.11.18

Lines Affected: 12,18,22,44,47,103

The following lines have been modified due to the LA Marathon from Friday January 12 - 15. You can review all canceled stops from our Newsroom

RIDER ALERT: NYE DAY, CATS WILL OPERATE ON A SUNDAY SCHEDULE

Date Issued: 12.27.17

Lines Affected: ALL LINES

On Monday, January 1st, 2018, CATS will operate on a Sunday Schedule DOWNLOAD PDF

NO SERVICE CHRISTMAS DAY

Date Issued: 12.21.17

Lines Affected: ALL LINES

CATS will not operate service on December 25. Regular service will resume on December 26. DOWNLOAD PDF

Rider Alert Line 17 and Line 20

Date Issued: 12.14.17

Lines Affected: 17, 20

The East Baton Rouge City-Parish Department of Transportation & Drainage, Traffic Engineering Division announced today that Acadian Thruway SB, between Florida Blvd and Government St, will be closed beginning Saturday, December 16, 2017 at 6:00 am until Monday, December 18, 2017 at 5:00 am.  Line 17 Cancelled Stops: North Blvd @ Acadian-E-1437 S Acadian @ Government-S-1438 Line 20 Cancelled Stops: N Acadian @ Convention-S-1670 N Acadian @ North Blvd-S-1671

Rider Alert: Line 70 Hub Relocation

Lines Affected: 70

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

Silverleaf Avenue Bridge Closure

Date Issued: 10.03.17

Lines Affected: 11

There are no canceled stops on this route. Bridge will be closed until May 2018

RIDER ALERT: LSU GAMEDAY EVENT RE-ROUTE

Date Issued: 09.06.17

Lines Affected: 18,14,47

The following stops will be cancelled on route 18 - LSU/Cortana Mall 1543,1544,1545,1547,1549,1550,1552,1556,1557,1558,1560,1565,1592,2121,2122,2123,2160,2161,2694 The following stops will be cancelled on route 47 - Highland Road 2153,2128,2154,2127,2782,2155,2126,2156,2125,2157,2124,2158,2123,2159,2122,2160,2121,2161,2120,2162,2163,2118,2117,2116,2165,2115,2114,2113,2167 Route 14 - Thomas Delpit Although there may be some traffic issues, this line will not have any scheduled reroutes

RIDER ALERT: SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY GAME DAY REROUTE

Date Issued: 09.01.17

Lines Affected: 10, 54, 70, 11

Game Day Reroutes are in effect for Saturday November 4th. Lines affected: 10 – Scenic Highway/Southern University, 54-Airline Hwy, 70- Baker/SU Express, 11- Northside Circulator. Cancelled Stops Include 1088,1105,1089,1104,1103,1090,1001,1101,1100,1092,2341,2342, 1093,1094,1095,1096,1097,1098,1099,2335,2285,2336,2284,2337, 2283,2338,2282,2339,2281,1100,2340,1099,1096,1095,1094,2342, 2341,1092,2697,2696,1246,1247,1201,2800,1202,1203,1204,1205, 1206,1173,1172,1171,1170,1169,1168,1167,1166,1102,1091,1103, 1090,1104,1089,1198,1199,1200,1244,1245,1165,1208,1164,1209, 1163,1210,1162,1211,1161,1160,1212,1159,1213,1158,1214,1105, 1088,1195,1196,1197,1244,1245,1165,1208,1164,1209,1163,1210, 1162,1211,1161,1160,1212,1159,1213,1158,1214

REROUTE TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 5 to NOVEMBER 10

Date Issued: 09.01.17

Lines Affected: 10,54,80

Effective Tuesday September 5th to Friday November 10th, 2017 the following routes will be modified due to road work on Southern Campus. Elton C Harrison Drive will be closed from the Book Store to TT Allain. The following routes will be affected: Line 10 - Scenic Highway / Southern University Line 54 - Airline North / Southern University Canceled stops include 1093,1094,1095,1096 Line 80 - Southern University Shuttle / Jag Train Canceled stops include: 1093,1094,1095,1096 (use TT Allain on B.A. Little Drive across from the police station for layovers)

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