Category: HART MetroRapid

Holiday Transit Services for Independence Day – July 4, 2013

Independence Day will be on Thursday, July 4, and as with many holidays, transit services will be limited. Please see the listing below to see what level of service that each transit district will operate.

May Friday Rewind – HART MetroRapid

In this edition of Friday Rewind, I’ll be taking a look back at some of my past postings regarding HART MetroRapid. And the timing of this post could not be anymore perfect, as the new service just launched earlier this week! Notice the new Friday Rewind logo?… Continue Reading “May Friday Rewind – HART MetroRapid”

HART service changes/adjustments for May 26, 2013

With the new MetroRapid line scheduled to begin service on Tuesday, May 28, 2013; HART has released a small list of routes that will see adjustments to their weekday schedules. Although these changes will be taking effect on Sunday, May 26, 2013, the weekday… Continue Reading “HART service changes/adjustments for May 26, 2013”

No new funding = Bare-Bones service

As you may have heard; HART and PSTA posted news last week of record ridership during the month of April, which continues to be an amazing trend despite the current state of the economy throughout the Bay Area. However, I really have to make things… Continue Reading “No new funding = Bare-Bones service”

HART MetroRapid – It’s almost here!

Construction of the HART MetroRapid line is nearly finished! During the past several weeks, HART has been working hard to install shelters at each of the MetroRapid stops, testing out its new, sleek, green and white buses, and making final preparations for the line’s… Continue Reading “HART MetroRapid – It’s almost here!”

Memorial Day Holiday Transit Schedules

Memorial Day will be on May 27, 2013, and as with many holidays, transit services will be limited. Please see the listing below to see what level of service that each transit district will operate. Normal Weekday-Level Service: TECOline Streetcar Line Saturday-Level Service: Hampton… Continue Reading “Memorial Day Holiday Transit Schedules”

Trying to get back on track…

I do apologize for the lengthy period of silence. When life starts throwing curveballs at you, you must try to find ways to hit those balls in the right direction (before they slam you in the face and knock you down). During this hiatus,… Continue Reading “Trying to get back on track…”

Transit Roundup for the week of April 1, 2013

There’s been quite a lot going on this week in respects to public transit. Rather than creating 6 or 7 different posts, I’ve decided to list everything in one single post. Each tidbit of transit news is grouped by geographical region (or Focus Area)… Continue Reading “Transit Roundup for the week of April 1, 2013”

Changes coming to HART’s Marion Street Transit Center

Good Monday morning everyone! I just want to highlight real quick some changes that will be affecting HART’s Marion Street Transit Center in northern Downtown Tampa. Due to the ongoing construction of HART’s MetroRapid BRT system; several bus routes are having their loading bays… Continue Reading “Changes coming to HART’s Marion Street Transit Center”

Hillsborough County Commission votes to continue transit discussions

I have some wonderful news everyone! For those of you residing in Hillsborough County, Florida, the Hillsborough County Commission voted unanimously to continue discussions regarding public transit improvements! The move allows county officials to explore various ways to improve the county’s infrastructure; including enhanced bus service… Continue Reading “Hillsborough County Commission votes to continue transit discussions”