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Archive for July, 2020

Public Notice: CAC Remote Meeting 8/5/2020

July 30th, 2020 by Lisa Bradley


The Citizens Advisory Committee will hold a meeting on Wednesday, August 5, 2020, at 3:30 PM.  The meeting will be held remotely to keep with the Governor’s amended proclamation 20-28 to reduce the spread of COVID-19.  The agenda can be viewed at www.jeffersontransit.com

To listen to meeting live dial: 1 (646) 749-3122
Enter Access Code: 828-513-557#

During social distancing for the COVID-19 pandemic, citizens can submit public comments remotely to Jefferson Transit by email.  Emailed comments will be read aloud by staff for up to three minute’s during the meeting’s public comment period.  Email your comments with the subject “Public Comment” before 2:30 PM on the day of the meeting, using the following email address:



PUBLIC NOTICE – Jefferson Transit Authority

July 29th, 2020 by Lisa Bradley

Due to the COVID pandemic Jefferson Transit Authority (JTA) published the draft Transit Development Plan (TDP) on the JTA website. The Transit Development Plan addresses long and short-range priorities, capital improvements, planned significant operating changes, program funding sources, and provides a summary of 2019 Jefferson Transit operations.

The draft document is now available online for public review after at www.jeffersontransit.com under the drop-down menu titled “About JTA” and select “Transit Development Plan.”

Jefferson Transit is requesting public comment on the TDP prior to the August 18, 2020 Regular Board Meeting. Persons wishing to comment may do so by submitting written comments via email to Jayme Brooke, Grants/Procurement Coordinator at jbrooke@jeffersontransit.com or oral comments via telephone @ 360.385.4777 x110. Written comments may also be submitted via U.S. Mail to Jayme Brooke, Grants/Procurement Coordinator, 63 4 Corners Road, Port Townsend, WA 98368.

A Public Hearing will be held during the August 18, 2020 Regular Board meeting. In order to respond to public comments, Jefferson Transit requests comments be submitted before August 10th, 2020.

Jefferson Transit Service Evaluation Survey

July 28th, 2020 by mnash

Jefferson Transit, Rider Survey since COVID-19

Jefferson Transit is conducting an online survey to assist in evaluating how COVID 19 has changed ridership; we would appreciate hearing from you. Thank you for your support during this difficult time as we work to balance service with keeping the public and our employees safe and healthy. 

Visit https://jeffersontransit.com/2020-se-survey/ to complete the survey.

Olympic Connection Monday –Friday, 7:00 am service resumes Wednesday 7.22.2020

July 20th, 2020 by mnash

Olympic Connection Monday –Friday, 7:00 am service resumes Wednesday 7.22.2020

Jefferson Transit is in the process of evaluating and restoring transit service.  Jefferson Transit will restore the 7:00 am Olympic Connection departure from Forks and the 8:48 am return trip from Amanda Park starting Wednesday, July 22.

Please continue to monitor our website, jeffersontransit.com for service updates and current service schedules and information.



Rider Alert: #11 Shuttle Possible Delays

July 15th, 2020 by Lisa Bradley

#11 Shuttle Possible Delays

Monday, July 20th, 2020 through Friday, July 25th, 2020

The final step in completing the Water Street Enhancement Project, removing the old overhead power poles, will start Monday, July 20 at 7:00 am. The removal will last approximately 5 days. Parking on Water Street between Taylor Street and the Ferry Terminal will be impacted on one side of the street and one block at a time. Sidewalks and bus stops will remain open throughout the work.

If you have any questions please call Customer Service at 360-385-4777