WRTA Service Adjustments to Begin January 30, 2010
The WRTA Advisory Board has approved the following service adjustments which will be effective as of Saturday, January 30, 2010:
Route 1 – Providence St./ Mount St. Ann
Existing times will change slightly and will now interline with Route 16.
Route 3 – Pleasant St./Tatnuck Square
Existing times will change slightly and will now interline with Route 30.
Route 4 – The Shoppes at Blackstone Valley
Adding new stop to Wal-Mart on RT 146, on all inbound and outbound runs.
Route 8 – Belmont St.
Route 8 will be eliminated. All riders will now use Route 24.
Route 11 – Vernon St./The Fair Plaza
Existing schedule will change slightly with the addition of new stops to Wal-Mart on RT 146 on all inbound and outbound runs. Route 11 will now interline with Route 24.
Route 15 – Shrewsbury
Route will be rerouted from City Hall via Shrewsbury Street, to UMass Medical before continuing into Shrewsbury. Route 15 will no longer serve the Hamilton Street/Grafton Street area. This route will no longer be interlined with Route 3.
Route 16 – Plantation St./Lincoln Plaza
Route is being rerouted from City Hall via Grafton Street, Hamilton Street and Lake Ave, to UMass Medical before continuing to Lincoln Plaza, Worcester. This route will no longer serve Shrewsbury Street. This route will now interline with Route 1.
Route 24 – Belmont St./UMass Medical
Route will now service Seabury Heights on selected outbound runs and Green Hill Towers on selected inbound runs (check schedules for more information). This route will now interline with Route 11.
Route 25 – Southbridge St./Auburn Industrial Park
Route will no longer service Auburn Mall. All runs will now terminate at Auburn Industrial Park in Auburn. Adjustments to this route will now allow service on Boyce St., Auburn, and Hope Ave., Worcester on all inbound and outbound runs.
Route 30 – Grove St./Wal-Mart, West Boylston
All runs will service Salter School and Wal-Mart in West Boylston. Route 30 will now interline with both Route 3 and Route 6 at varying times (see schedule for exact trips).
Please note Route 5 will continue to run as currently scheduled (no changes).