Rider Alert: Route 6 Detour

Rider Alert:  Route 6 Detour
Effective Tuesday, July 29, 2014 through Thursday, July 31, 2014

Please expect delays of up to 10 minutes on Route 6 due to road work on Tennessee Street at the I-80 overpass.

The three-day major maintenance and paving effort will close the Tennessee Street on- and off-ramps of westbound Interstate 80. Tennessee Street will also be closed between Mariposa Street and Admiral Callaghan Lane.  The roads will be closed from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. until Thursday, weather permitting, and detour signs will be posted.  The effort is a partnership between Caltrans and the City of Vallejo through the Vallejo Interagency Partnership program.

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Rider Alert: Route 1 Bus Stop Closed

Route 1 Northbound Stop Closed

Effective Wednesday, July 23, 2014 through Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Due to construction, the Route 1 northbound stop at Broadway & Nebraska will be closed from July 23rd, 2014 to August 20th, 2014.

During construction, the closest northbound stops are:

•  Broadway & Illinois (2 blocks south)
•  Broadway & Oregon (4 blocks north)


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Rider Alert: Route 2 Temporary Detour

Route 2 Temporary Detour

Effective Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Due to construction on Sacramento Street between Georgia Street and Virginia Street, (Indian Alley), the bus stops on Sacramento Street near Virginia Street, will not be served until construction is completed.

Please use the bus stops on Santa Clara Street.


Detour Rt 2 072214 cropped


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Rider Alert: Route 2 Detour due to Broken Water Main

Rider Alert:  Route 2 Detour

Effective Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Due to a broken water main in the vicinity of B. W. Williams Drive and Lofas Place, the following stops will not be served until repairs are completed:

• B. W. Williams Dr. & Tuolumne St.
• B. W. Williams Dr. & Pecan St.
• B. W. Williams Dr. & Walnut Ct.

Please use the temporary bus stop at:

• B. W. Williams Dr. & Encerti Ave.

This detour is expected to be in effect for much of the day.

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Rider Alert: Route 3 Construction near Cal Maritime

Temporary Route 3 Detour due to Construction

Effective Wednesday, July 9 through July 22, 2014

Due to construction at Cal Maritime Drive, the following bus stops will not be served:

• Maritime Academy Dr. & Sonoma Blvd.
• Country Lane Dr. & Maritime Academy Dr.
• Seaport Dr. & Country Lane
• Seaport Dr. & Sandy Dr.
• Seaport Dr. & Sandy Beach Rd.

The Route 3 resumes regular routing on Sandy Beach Road inbound to the Vallejo Transit Center.

The nearest bus stops are:

• 5th St. & Grant St.
• Porter St. & Adams St.

This deviation will continue throughout construction. Construction is expected to last through July 22, 2014.

Temporary Route 3 Detour


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SolTrans 3rd Anniversary – Ride for 25 Cents!

SolTrans 3rd Anniversary ad

Effective Tuesday, July 1, 2014 — Saturday, July, 5, 2014 *

What Can You Buy for 25 Cents?  A Ride on SolTrans!

In celebration of our 3rd Anniversary, we’re cutting all local route fares to 25 cents.


Take advantage of this great price to discover our friendly bus drivers and safe, reliable and convenient transit services for getting around town.

When you need a ride, think SolTrans.

Anniversary ad

* Please note that in observance of our regularly scheduled Holiday on Independence Day, July 4, 2014, buses will not operate.

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Summer Route 20 – Service between Downtown Benicia, Solano Community College, and Gateway Plaza begins July 7, 2014

Effective July 7, 2014 through August 30, 2014

Beginning July 7th, SolTrans Local Summer Route 20 will provide service between downtown Benicia, Solano Community College, and Gateway Plaza in the midday.

This summer service will provide a direct transit link, Monday through Saturday, between Benicia and Vallejo educational, shopping, and recreational destinations, including:

  • Solano Community College
  • Target
  • Best Buy
  • Century Theaters

SolTrans published local fares apply to Route 20.  For a printable version of the schedule, including a map, click  here.


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Transit Ambassadors Needed

Transit Ambassador Flyer

The Solano Transportation Authority, in partnership with SolTrans, is launching a new travel training program.

Interested in sharing your transit expertise to make a difference in your community?  Volunteer to become a transit ambassador!

What is a Transit Ambassador?

A Transit Ambassador is a trained volunteer who is knowledgeable about the local fixed route transit system in their community. An ambassador’s goal is to teach people how to feel confident and secure while riding the bus.

A Transit Ambassador may assist passengers with:


  • Reading schedules
  • Planning a trip
  • Catching the bus
  • Using transfers
  • How to pay the fare
  • Requesting special features such as a wheelchair lift
  • And more…

Why become a Transit Ambassador?

  • Make a difference in your community
  • Help people stay mobile and connected
  • Enjoy a FREE Monthly Transit Pass

Who can be a Transit Ambassador?

Any Solano County resident who:


  • Is at least 18 years old
  • Can volunteer their time for 12 hours a month
  • Can commit to being a volunteer for a minimum of 6 months

To apply as a Transit Ambassador or for more information:

Solano Mobility Call Center
One Harbor Center, Ste. 130
Suisun City CA 94585
Transit Ambassador Brochure & Application

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