Transportation Changes, 10-23-2012

The City of Sierra Madre City Council approved changes to the City’s public transportation services at their Tuesday, October 9th meeting. The changes in schedule will affect the City’s Dial-A-Ride program and Round-A-Bout fixed route provided by First Transit, Inc.

The Round-A Bout fixed route will operate Monday through Friday between the hours of 11:00am-1:30pm. The Round-A-Bout transportation route will remain the same, except for the elimination of the Gold Line Station stop. The fixed transportation route will remain within the City of Sierra Madre on a continuous loop. The rider fee will be eliminated and the Round-A-Bout is available for all to use at no cost.

The Dial-A-Ride services will be adjusted to operate Monday through Friday between the hours of 9:00am-11:00am and 2:00pm-6:00pm. There are no services provided on Saturday or Sunday. Fares for the Dial-A-Ride service will remain the same at a rate of $2.00 per one way trip.

All changes go into effect on Thursday, November 1, 2012. For questions regarding transportation service changes please contact the Community Services Office at 626-355-5278.