Press Release: Mare Island Route 9 Service Change
Effective Monday, June 19, 2017
Mare Island Route 9 Service Change
VALLEJO, CA—SolTrans will adjust service on Mare Island Route 9 to better connect customers to the places they live, work and visit starting Monday, June 19, 2017.
Scheduled changes on the Monday through Friday service includes:
- Hourly trips from the Vallejo Transit Center starting at 7am to 10am and again at 3pm to 6pm.
- An additional stop added in front of the Touro University Student Health Clinic located on the Touro Campus at Suite 1537.
- A temporary stop added to serve the United States Forest Service (USFS) at the Touro Farragut Inn parking lot. A USFS Parking lot stop will begin upon completion of construction at the USFS facility in mid-July.
- Adult one-way fares will be $1.00 and a discounted fare of $0.50 will be charged to seniors and persons with disabilities.
- Veterans with proper identification and ADA certified paratransit riders will be free.
- The Saturday service will be discontinued after Saturday, June 17, 2017.
The Mare Island Route 9 service will operate until Friday, November 17, 2017. SolTrans will continue to monitor ridership and investigate alternative transportation resources to better meet the needs of Mare Island customers.
For complete schedule and route information, visit www.soltransride.com or call (707) 648-4666. For real-time schedule information, visit myride.soltransride.com and select “Mare Island” under Routes.
Solano County Transit (SolTrans) has been the public transportation provider for south Solano County since July 2011. SolTrans provides local and regional fixed routes, complementary paratransit, dial-a-ride service, and subsidized taxi programs. The agency is a Joint Powers Authority (JPA) that is governed by a six-member Board of Directors, composed of two representatives from the cities of Benicia and Vallejo, Solano County’s representative on the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC), and a representative from the Solano Transportation Authority.
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