SolTrans

Draft Schedules for January 31, 2015 System Improvements

 

SolTrans 2015 System Improvements Flier

SolTrans 2015 System Improvements Flier

Please review the 2015 system improvement draft schedules, and give us your valuable feedback by visiting Comment Form  or stop by our Ticket Office at the Vallejo Transit Center for a paper comment form.

Thank you for your participation – your comments are an integral part of our process.

 

Route 1 Draft Schedule

Route 2 Draft Schedule

Route 3 Draft Schedule 
No significant changes were made to the Route 3, minor changes to the timetable were made to maintain connections with other routes.
 

Route 4 Draft Schedule

Route 5 Draft Schedule

Route 6 Draft Schedule

Route 6 Saturday Draft Schedule

Route 7 Draft Schedule

Route 8 Draft Schedule

Route 8 Saturday Draft Schedule

Route 78 Draft Schedule

Route 78 Saturday Draft Schedule

Route 85 Draft Schedule

Route 85 Saturday Draft Schedule

If you need the 2015 System Improvements Draft Schedules in an accessible format please call or email Erwin Santos 707-736-6985, erwin@soltransride.com

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Temporary Closure – Two Levels of the Waterfront Parking Garage

Effective Thursday December 11, 2014

Due to the predicted severe weather, the City of Vallejo announced that due to flooding and high wind concerns, portions of the Vallejo Station Parking Structure will be closed to the public effective midnight Thursday, December 11. Guests will not be able to park on the lowest level of the parking structure (P1) or on the top level that can be accessed by Santa Clara Street. The middle level of the parking structure and surrounding surface lots will remain open for commuters.

For more information about the City of Vallejo’s storm preparations, please visit:  Vallejo Prepares for Storm

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PRESS RELEASE: Mad Hatter Holiday Festival Community Shuttle and Free Local Rides

Mad Hatter Free Shuttle and Local Rides

Benicia & Vallejo, CA – On Saturday, December 6, 2014 SolTrans (Solano County Transit) is providing the following to support the Mad Hatter Holiday Festival:

 

  1. Mad Hatter Holiday Festival ShuttleA FREE Community shuttle will operate between downtown Vallejo and Wonderland Park every 15 minutes allowing passengers to board and alight at designated stops.  The first shuttle will leave the Vallejo Transit Center (VTC) at 1:45 p.m. to travel to Wonderland Park at Glen Street.  The last shuttle trip from the VTC will be at 8:15 p.m.  There will be no service between 4:54 p.m. and 5:29 p.m.  (See the attached Route Map and Schedule for details.)

 

The Community shuttle will provide passengers with easy access to the different venues of the Mad Hatter Holiday Festival.  The destinations will include the festivities at Unity Plaza, the Hatter’s Tea with Teddy at the Vallejo Naval and Historical Museum, and Wonderland Park.

 

  1. Free Rides on Local Fixed Route BusesSolTrans is offering FREE rides on local bus routes in order to maximize access to the Mad Hatter Holiday Festival.  Additionally, this service will extend later into the evening ending at 8:30 p.m.  This free service will only be offered between 12:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. on Saturday, December 6, 2014.  The free rides are not valid on Solano Express routes 76, 78, 80, and 85.

 

SolTrans is encouraging everyone to use transit as they enjoy the wonders of the Mad Hatter Holiday Festival.  For more information on the Community Shuttle and Free Local Rides, please visit SolTrans’ website at: www.soltransride.com.  Brochures for the shuttle will be provided at the ticket offices of the Vallejo Transit Center and the Vallejo Ferry Terminal.  The brochures will also be distributed by festival volunteers during Vallejo’s Pacific Coast Farmers Market on December 6, 2014.  For information on the festivities of the Mad Hatter Holiday Festival, please visit their website at www.hattervallejo.com or their Facebook page at www.facebook.com/MadHatterHolidayVallejo.

 

 

Solano County Transit (SolTrans) is the public transportation provider for the Cities of Benicia and Vallejo.  SolTrans provides local fixed route bus, regional express bus, complementary paratransit, dial-a-ride service, and subsidized taxi services. We deliver safe, reliable and efficient transportation services that link people, jobs, and our communities.  The agency is a Joint Powers Authority (JPA) that is governed by a six-member Board of Directors.  The Board is composed of two representatives from each member city, Solano County’s representative on the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC), and a non-voting representative from the Solano Transportation Authority.

 

 

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POWER RESTORED

December 2, 2014

Power and phone service have been restored at our Operations facility. Our regular Customer Service and ADA Paratransit Dispatch numbers are working properly.

Thank you for your patience!

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Temporary Power Outage

Effective December 2, 2014 – 10:15 am

We are temporarily experiencing a power outage at our Operations facility, which is currently under construction; phones and internet are also down. While we work to resolve the issue, we have set up the following temporary numbers:

Customer Service can be reached at 707-319-6509.
To schedule an ADA Paratransit trip, please call 707-853-3466.

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Ride Local and Save From December 21 through 31, 2014

Throughout the week of the Christmas holiday and New Year’s Eve SolTrans will offer reduced local cash fares (one-trip) and reduced local Day Passes from December 21st through 31st, 2014 on all local fixed-route buses.

  • Local Cash fares – $0.25. 
  • Local Day Passes – $1.00
  • The day passes are only available for purchase on-board  local buses.

**Please note that the reduced fares are not available for Solano Express Multi-Zone routes.**

December 21 through 31, 2014 Ride Local and Save

Dec 21-31 Ride Local and Save

 

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PRESS RELEASE: SolTrans Thanksgving Weekend Reduced Fare

Press Release Thanksgiving Weekend Reduced Fare

Benicia & Vallejo, CA – SolTrans (Solano County Transit) is offering a reduced fare promotion during the Thanksgiving weekend to promote local shopping.

Ride LOCAL Thanksgiving weekend and Save”:  From Friday, November 28, 2014 to Sunday, November 30, 2014, riders pay $0.25 cash (one-way) fare and $1.00 for day passes.  The day passes are only available for purchase on board the local route buses only.  They will not be sold at the Vallejo Transit Center or any of our vendor locations.  (This promotion is not valid on the Solano Express regional routes 76, 78, 80, 80S, and 85.)

Riders should note that SolTrans buses will not operate on November 27, 2014 in observance of Thanksgiving Day.  The day after Thanksgiving, November 28, 2014, all fixed route buses will operate on a holiday Saturday schedule.

For more information, please visit our website at www.soltransride.com or call Customer Service at (707) 648-4666.

 

Solano County Transit (SolTrans) is the public transportation provider for the Cities of Benicia and Vallejo.  SolTrans provides local fixed route bus, regional express bus, complementary paratransit, dial-a-ride service, and subsidized taxi services. We deliver safe, reliable and efficient transportation services that link people, jobs, and our communities.  The agency is a Joint Powers Authority (JPA) that is governed by a six-member Board of Directors.  The Board is composed of two representatives from each member city, Solano County’s representative on the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC), and a non-voting representative from the Solano Transportation Authority.

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Mad Hatter Holiday Festival Community Shuttle and Free Local Rides

Effective Saturday, December 6, 2014

 

Free Shuttle from Downtown Vallejo to Wonderland Park

During the Mad Hatter Holiday Festival, SolTrans will operate a special free shuttle for the general public to explore the venues for the festival.  The FREE COMMUNITY SHUTTLE will operate every 15-minutes (starting at 1:45 pm) and has designated bus stops along the special route.

Mad Hatter Holiday Festival Shuttle Brochure

Shuttle Schedule

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Free Local Rides between 12:30 pm and 8:30 pm on December 6, 2014*

To maximize local connectivity to the Mad Hatter Festival, SolTrans will extend service on local routes until 8:30 pm.  In addition, SolTrans is offering FREE* local rides from from 12:30 pm to 8:30 pm on Saturday, December 6, 2014.

*The offer is NOT valid on the Solano Express routes 76, 78, 80, and 85

 

For more information on the Mad Hatter Holiday Festival, please visit their Facebook page at:  www.facebook.com/MadHatterHolidayVallejo

 

Shuttle and Free Local Rides Flier

MadHatter Free Shuttle Flyer 112114

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