Bus Lines Poetry Contest - Tall Tales & Stories
Bus Lines and CAT are now soliciting entries for the 2018 poetry contest. Winners will have their poems displayed at the Downtown Transit Station and on CAT buses. More information here.
Transportation Development Plan (TDP)
Conducted by Foursquare ITP, the TDP is a twelve month study that occurs every six years. The plan lays the groundwork for future policy decisions and potential service adjustments. To learn more, click here.
Park & Ride
Are you a commuter looking for alternative parking options? The City of Charlottesville offers free parking on Avon Street Extended.
12/19 through 1/14 - Routes 7 & 12 - Utility work on Emmet Street will prevent Routes 7 & 12 from serving the bus stops between University Avenue and Jefferson Park Avenue. Instead, both routes will use Stadium Road, Whitehead Road, Alderman Road, and Ivy Road to reach Emmet Street.
Tuesday, December 25, 2018 - Christmas Day - No Service
CAT strives to make information concerning transportation services available to all passengers. This obligation includes making adequate communications capacity available, through accessible formats and technology, to enable users to obtain information and schedule service” (§ 37.167(f)). To request alternative formats, call: Westley Kern, CAT's Marketing Coordinator at 434-970-3349. Individuals with hearing impairments may contact the Relay Service at 711 for assistance with the call.
Requests for Reasonable Accommodations
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Charlottesville Area Transit
Downtown Station | 615 East Water Street | Charlottesville VA 22902
434.970.3649 | CAT@charlottesville.org