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Transit is making changes to select routes starting next week

August 23, 2016 11:10 AM
(Red Deer, Alberta)

Red Deer Transit has made schedule adjustments to the evening service on several routes and is expanding service to cover weekends and holidays on select routes.

Beginning Monday, August 29, buses on routes one through 11 will have expanded service hours to run from 6:15 a.m. to 11:15 p.m. including a reinstated departure from Sorensen Station at 10:45 p.m.

The following routes have had minor route and schedule changes effective Sunday, August 28:

  • Route 5, serving Rosedale and Deer Park
  • Route 6, serving Clearview, Clearview Ridge and Timberlands
  • Route 3, serving Red Deer College and Anders

Transit is also expanding days of service on Route 6, serving Clearview Ridge and Timberlands areas, to run regularly Monday through Sunday, as well as during statutory holidays.

Route 12/12A with service to Gasoline Alley and Springbrook is also expanding service to cover statutory holidays starting this Labour Day, Monday, September 5. This route is funded by Red Deer County.

Transit riders are reminded that there is no service on Easter Sunday, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.

Updated schedules are available at www.reddeer.ca/transit. Printed versions of the new schedules are available at the Transit Customer Service Centre at Sorenson Station and at City Hall.

For more information, please contact Transit by phone at 403-342-8225 or by email at transit@reddeer.ca. Transit Customer Service is open from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday to Friday.

For more information, please contact:

Steve Parkin
Transit Operations Superintendent
The City of Red Deer
403-309-8522

Communications & Strategic Planning
The City of Red Deer
403-342-8147

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