HART service changes for summer 2009 will take place on July 26, 2009. Among the changes to be made:
*Weekday frequency increase on Route 6 (to 20 minutes during peak hours).
*Weekday frequency reduction on Route 7 (to 1 hour all day, affects the segment north of West Tampa Transfer Center).
*OWL service reduction on Route 8 (final weeknight trips will leave at 10pm).
*Weekday frequency reduction on underutilized segment of Route 32 (Mango area).
*Reduction of service on Route 88 to peak hours only.
*And an array of timepoint changes on other routes.
4th of July Holiday Service:
Since Independence Day falls on a Saturday this year, PSTA and HART will operate on a normal weekend schedule. MCAT and SCAT will not operate on Saturday, SCAT will however run Sunday service on July 5. The Longboat Trolley will also operate throughout the weekend.