Category: Route Detours and Service Interruptions

Gasparilla 2020

Post was updated on 01/24/2020 Yep, it’s that time again, for the annual Gasparilla Pirate Festival! The Parade of the Pirates brings in hundreds of revelers each year, & along with that…tons and tons of roadway closures. So here’s what you need to know if you… Continue Reading “Gasparilla 2020”

Gasparilla & NHL All-Star 2018 Events – 1/27/2018

Post was last updated on: 1/23/18. Route detour info has been updated. Pirates, and Beads, and Transit…oh my! Yep, it’s that time again, for the annual Gasparilla Pirate Festival! The Parade of the Pirates brings in hundreds of revelers each year, and along with that…tons… Continue Reading “Gasparilla & NHL All-Star 2018 Events – 1/27/2018”

Service Advisories

This page will be updated regularly when there is a detour or other service change that may impact transit customers for more than 2 weeks. Service impacts that are less than 2 weeks in duration can be found on the respective transit agency’s website… Continue Reading “Service Advisories”

HART launches new alert service through Everbridge

Okay, so you’ve planned out your transit trip, know when the bus is scheduled to arrive, got your fare ready, and are now at the bus stop. You’ve done everything that you needed to do and will be on time to work this morning,… Continue Reading “HART launches new alert service through Everbridge”

Transit Agency Service Status Post-Hurricane Irma

Updated on 9/18/17 at 6:15AM – THIS IS THE LAST UPDATE UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE!!! Please check the Florida Public Transportation Association website to find your area’s respective transit agency website. Please be advised that due to the severe damage in the Florida Keys, Key West… Continue Reading “Transit Agency Service Status Post-Hurricane Irma”

ATLANTA, GA: I-85 viaduct collapse. What you need to know.

On the evening of Thursday, March 30, 2017, an elevated section of I-85 in the metro Atlanta, GA region collapsed due to an intense fire that started underneath (possibly by PVC piping that was being stored). Smoke could be seen for miles while the… Continue Reading “ATLANTA, GA: I-85 viaduct collapse. What you need to know.”

Gasparilla 2017

Pirates, and Beads, and Transit…oh my! Yep, it’s that time again, for the annual Gasparilla Pirate Festival! The Parade of the Pirates brings in hundreds of revelers each year, and along with that…tons and tons of roadway closures. So here’s what you need to know… Continue Reading “Gasparilla 2017”

Greater Dayton RTA Service Suspension – What you need to know

It’s not too often that I report on transit happenings occurring outside of my coverage areas. However, in extenuating circumstances that could cause long-term impacts upon a transit agency while causing short to mid-term service disruptions – it’s important to know what your options may… Continue Reading “Greater Dayton RTA Service Suspension – What you need to know”

Route 74 Long-Term Detour – Effective 1/6/16 to TBD. July, 2016 Update.

With the October, 2016 Service Changes approved, the Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority (PSTA) has once again changed the detour routing for Route 74 between Gateway Mall and Pinellas Park. This time however, the changes are permanent, and permanent bus stops have been placed along… Continue Reading “Route 74 Long-Term Detour – Effective 1/6/16 to TBD. July, 2016 Update.”

Route 36 Re-alignment – Effective 6/6/16.

Beginning Monday, June 6, 2016, Hillsborough Area Regional Transit (HART) will be implementing a slight re-alignment in the routing of Route 36, which travels from the Interbay Peninsula (South Tampa Area) to Carrollwood. This permanent re-alignment is occurring because the intersection of Gunn Hwy… Continue Reading “Route 36 Re-alignment – Effective 6/6/16.”