RTA adjusts routes beginning August 30

For Immediate Release

MEDIA CONTACT:  Jessica Olson (937) 425-8352, Communications Manager

(DAYTON, OHIO) …The Greater Dayton RTA periodically adjusts bus service in response to the needs of customers, communities, and businesses. A service change affecting several routes will begin Sunday, August 30. Timetables and route maps can be found here.

Route 1- Trip times at Wright Stop Plaza will be adjusted by 1-5 minutes on all weekday westbound trips departing at 5:08 p.m. and 5:26 p.m. The eastbound weekday trip leaving Third Street & Iona Avenue at 4:53 p.m. will be adjusted by three minutes.

Route 2- Trip times at Wolf Road & Shiloh Springs Road and the Northwest Transit Center will be adjusted by 1-2 minutes on all weekday westbound trips departing Wright Stop Plaza at 3:09 p.m. Westbound weekday trip leaving the Eastown Transit Center at 1:51 p.m. will be adjusted by 3-5 minutes.

Route 7- Southbound weekday trips leaving Shoup Mill Road & Sue Ann Boulevard at 2:35 p.m. will be suspended.

Route 8- Trip times at Riverview Avenue & Central Avenue will be adjusted three minutes earlier on departures at 9:54 a.m. through 11:34 a.m.

Route 14- The northbound weekday trip leaving Caldwell & Brown streets at 3:45 p.m. will be suspended.

Route 17- The Saturday trip at 5:30 a.m. will be adjusted to 5:12 a.m. departing from Wright Stop Plaza instead of Shroyer Road & Dorothy Lane.

Route 43- Additional service will be added to southbound weekday trips to the Crocs distribution center at 4:42 p.m. There will also be added service to the Masonite facility Monday through Saturday. Northbound weekday trip times will include service at 5:42 a.m., 5:50 a.m., and 3:07 p.m. Southbound weekday trips will include service at 3:32 p.m. and 4:12 p.m. Saturday trips will include northbound service at 5:48 a.m., and southbound service at 3:52 p.m.

Route 65- There will be a route change to serve the bus stop on Cornell Drive.