Summer 2016/ List of Proposed Cuts and Adjustments

ROUTE
Day(s) of week

Mon.-Fri.

DESCRIPTION OF
SERVICE
CHANGE OR CUT
Cut last three trips
(7:10 p.m.; 7:30 p.m.;
and 7:50 p.m.)

WHY THIS CUT OR
ADJUSTMENT IS BEING
CONSIDERED?
Relatively low evening ridership
during summer

Reduce service
Morning peak service not required
frequency from 6
between 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. during
minutes to 10 minutes
summer
between 10 a.m. and 11
a.m.

Mon.-Fri.

Cut last six trips
(8:26 p.m.; 9:26 p.m.;
10:26 p.m.; 11:26 p.m.;
12:26 a.m.; and 1:26
a.m.)
Cut 7:05 a.m. and
7:26 a.m. trips

Night ridership on Route 11 in
summer is very low; service exceeds
other urban routes

Cut 8:56 a.m. and
9:56 a.m. trips

Extremely low ridership

Cut 7:02 a.m. and
8:02 a.m. trips

Extremely low ridership

Cut 9 p.m. trip

Lowest ridership on Route 14; service
exceeds other urban routes

Cut 7:21 a.m. trip

Low ridership (during summer)

Cut 6:57 a.m. trip

Low ridership; there are trips between
35 and 40 minutes before and after
second trip
Low ridership; service exceeds other
rural routes

Extremely low ridership

Sat.

Sun.
Sat.
Mon.-Fri.
Mon.-Fri.
Mon. - Fri.
Cut 1:58 p.m. and
5:23 p.m. trip

Mon.- Fri.
To be determined

Need ability to run route with just one
driver and one bus. Several non-camp
trips had very low ridership in 2015

Cut 10:20 a.m. and
6:25 p.m. trip.

Low ridership

Cut 4:30 p.m.
and 5:30 p.m. trips

Low summer ridership on these rush
hour trips

Mon.-Fri.

Sat.
Mon.-Fri.

Fri.

Cut 10:15 p.m. and
11:30 p.m. trips

Low ridership; runs later than most
other urban service

Cut 3:35 p.m. trip

Very low ridership in summer

Cut 8:17 a.m. trip

Low ridership; this will even out the
number of a.m. and p.m. trips

Fri.
Mon.-Fri.
Mon.-Fri.
Mon.-Fri.

Sat.
Mon.-Fri.

Fixed route extended
to Lab of Ornithology

Almost all Route 41 trips travel this
path anyway; more predictable to
passengers on Sapsucker Woods Rd.
Remove East Hill
Route 51 timings are tight; this will
Plaza stop, bus will stop help keep route on time; bus will serve
on Pine Tree Road @
Pine Tree Road @ East Hill Plaza.
East Hill Plaza
Cut 6:35 a.m. trip
Low ridership; earlier than most
urban routes on Saturday
Cut 5:38 a.m. trip,
move second trip to
5:58 a.m. Cut 6:30 p.m.
trip; move second to
last trip to 6:15 p.m.
Cut 1:47 p.m. trip

Sat.
Mon.-Fri.

Cut 8:50 a.m. and
1:18 p.m. trips
Adjust inbound

Sat.

Mon.-Fri.

Mon.-Fri.

Mon.-Thurs.

Fri.-Sat.

Mon.-Sat.

timing on 9 p.m. trip
Cut 10:58 p.m.
inbound trip; 10 p.m.
trip will only go to
Northwood Apts.
Cut 11:30 p.m. trip
Cut 8:35 a.m.; 8:45
a.m.; 9:45 a.m.; and
9:55 a.m. trips

Low ridership; Route 52 has more
service than most rural routes

Low ridership; only rural route
(except Route 22) with 4 trips on
Saturdays
Very low summer ridership

Timing adjustments will allow next
trip to start at 10 p.m.
10 p.m. trip now mirrors current
11:30 p.m. trip, with outbound only
service
Low ridership, later than most urban
routes
Extra capacity not necessary to meet
demand

Change from 10
minute service
frequency to 15
minutes all day

Extra capacity not necessary to meet
demand

Cut 12:18 a.m.;
12:48 a.m.; 1:18 a.m.;
and 1:48 a.m. trips

Low ridership in summer

Cut 1:48 a.m. trips

TCAT has allowed later service on
Saturdays than on Mon.-Thurs.

Change to a 92; run
Ridership beyond East Hill Plaza is
from 7 p.m. to midnight very low in summer; Route 92 services
more of campus than 93