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Rider Alert: Sequim Lavender Festival

July 12th, 2018 by mnash

Sequim Lavender Festival, Friday, July 20 & Saturday, July 21, 2018


Heavy traffic may cause route delays for Jefferson Transit’s #8 Sequim Route. Please plan accordingly.

If you have any questions, please contact Customer Service at 385-4777

 

 

Rider Alert: Wednesday Farmers Market at Haines Place

June 5th, 2018 by Owen

Wednesday Farmers Market Grand Opening, June 6th, 2018

The Grand Opening of the Wednesday Farmers Market at Haines Place will be June 6th, 2018 from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm.

The Farmers Market will take place every Wednesday at the Haines Place Park and Ride June 6th, 2018 through September 26th, 2018, from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm.

For more information about the Farmers Market visit jcfmarkets.org. For more information regarding bus routes and schedules contact JTA Customer Service at 360-385-4777.

Rider Alert: Farmers Market Saturdays

April 10th, 2018 by ltowner

April 7th, – December 22nd, 2018

9:00 am – 2:00 pm

The #2 Fort Worden will deviate from Tyler turning left on Lawrence, right on Taylor, then left on Jefferson and back on to the normal route.

 

Rider Alert: #7 Poulsbo

February 15th, 2018 by ltowner

#7 Poulsbo Connection with Kitsap Transit #90 to Bainbridge Ferry

Jefferson Transit connection with Kitsap Transit #90 to Bainbridge Ferry will be impacted due to the Annual maintenance on the Agate Pass Bridge.

The bridge will be down to one lane traffic from Monday, Feb. 12, 2018 through Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018 and again from Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018 through Friday, March 2, 2018.

The bridge will reduce to one-way alternating traffic weekdays from 8:45 am to 3:00 pm and 7:45 am to 2:00 pm February 24-25, 2018. Long delays and back-ups are expected.

Please plan ahead for the long traffic delay to assure that you will make your destination on time.

If you have any questions, please contact Customer Service  at 1-360-385-4777

 

Rider Alert: #8 Sequim Route Service Change

February 8th, 2018 by ltowner

Southport Lane and Hwy 20 Northbound Service Change effective

Friday, February 16, 2018

Jefferson Transit intends to remove the northbound transit stop located at Southport Lane and

Highway 20 Thursday, February 15, 2018. Northbound transit service is available at the stop

located to the south at Malamute Road or to the north at Four Corners Transfer Center.

If you have questions regarding this service change please contact Leesa Monroe at Jefferson

Transit 1-360-385-4777 Ext 111

 

Rider Alert: New Service to begin Monday, January 15, 2018

January 10th, 2018 by ltowner

Routing/Timing changes were made to the following routes:


#6B Tri-Area Loop: click here for schedule

  • Added additional service at 11:00 am Monday through Saturday
  • Time change: 12:45 pm at 63 Four Corners Park and Ride now 12:39 pm, arriving at Haines Place Park and Ride at 12:50 pm making connections with 1:00 pm routes.

#7 Poulsbo: click here for schedule

  • Additional outbound service leaving Haines Place Park and Ride at 10:40 am Monday through Friday: inbound departing Poulsbo at 12:15 pm, arriving at Haines Place Parking and Ride 1:16 pm.
  • Timing changes to the last two routes outbound from Poulsbo, departure times now are at 5:08 pm and 6:56 pm due to changes to ferry arrival times at Bainbridge.

#11A Shuttle/#11B Shuttle: click here for schedule

  • See schedule for time changes, routing no longer services Upper Sims Way

#4 Upper Sims Route: click here for schedule

    • See schedule for time points and new service to Upper Sims Way.

# 4 Route Stops (Time points are in bold below)

      • Haines Place Park and Ride
      • Sims & Hendricks
      • Hancock & 9th
      • Sheridan & Jefferson Healthcare
      • Sheridan & 10th
      • Sheridan & between 15th & 16th
      • Discovery & Sherman  (where the wooden shelter is)
      • Discovery & McPherson
      • Discovery & across from Eddy
      • Rainier & S Park Ave  (across from Goodwill at the red bus shelter)
      • Sims & Les Schwab
      • Sims & Jiffy Lube
      • Sims & Hendricks (Opposite QFC)
      • Sheridan & Jefferson Healthcare
      • Sheridan & 10th
      • Haines Place Park and Ride

*Jefferson Transit’s Olympic Connections schedule is now printed as an individual schedule. Click here for schedule*

If you have any questions, please contact Customer Service at 1-360-385-4777

 

Revised 2018 Budget Workshop Presentation

November 21st, 2017 by ltowner

Copies of the Budget, the Revised Budget presentation, and 2018 proposed service changes presented at the JTA Public Budget Presentation on November 14th, 2017 at 1:30 pm, are available by clicking on the links below.

2018 Budget Workshop Presentation

Revised 2018 Budget Book

2018 Proposed Service Change

Jefferson Transit Authority (JTA) invites all residents to attend our Public Hearings to discuss proposed adjustments to existing service and proposed new service.

The Hearings will be held as follows:

¨ JTA Boardroom, 63 4 Corners Road, Port Townsend: Tuesday, November 21, 2017, at 1:30 pm. This meeting also includes a 2018 Budget Hearing

¨ Port Townsend – Fire Station 16, 701 Harrison Street, Port Townsend: Thursday, November 30, 2017 at 11:00 am.

¨ Tri-Area – Jefferson County Library, 620 Cedar Ave, Port Hadlock: Thursday, November 30, 2017, at 5:30 pm

If you are unable to attend a meeting in person, you can submit your comments via email at custserv@jeffersontransit.com, by telephone at 360-385-4777, or by mail to: Jefferson Transit Authority, 63 4 Corners Rd, Port Townsend, WA 98368

Thank you

Jefferson Transit is Recruiting for a Citizen Advisory Committee

August 2nd, 2016 by lsmedley

The Jefferson Transit Authority is soliciting applications from individuals residing in Jefferson County, who are interested in serving on their advisory panel, the Citizen Advisory Committee. The Committee will consist of 7 to 15 members from throughout the service area representing seniors, youth, persons with disabilities, college students, business organizations, business owners, transit service users, vanpool users, social service agencies, the medical community, school districts, neighborhood associations, the Tribes, Transit Demand Management, and citizens-at-large. The Citizen Advisory Committee typically is comprised of a diverse representation of the County.

The Authority is seeking applications from public-spirited citizens who are willing to become involved, study the issues, and serve in an advisory capacity to Jefferson Transit’s governing board.

The Citizen Advisory Committee will meet quarterly, usually in the early evening, at Jefferson Transit’s Maintenance and Administration building located at 63 4 Corners Road, Port Townsend.

If you are interested in the opportunity to be part of establishing direction for public transportation in the Jefferson County community, please complete the application in the link below or call (360)385-4777 ext. 1, and we will mail you an  application.   Applications are also available at the Haines Place Transit Center, at 440 12th Street, Port Townsend, and at the Maintenance and Administration Building at 63 4 Corners Road, Port Townsend.   Please mail or hand deliver completed applications to Jefferson Transit, Attn: Laura Smedley, 63 4 Corners Rd, Port Townsend, WA 98368, fax to (360) 385-2321 or email to lsmedley@jeffersontransit.comThis application process will remain open until positions are filled.

The Authority Board will review all applications received. 

For more information about the Citizen Advisory Committee, or the selection process, contact Laura Smedley, (360)385-3020 ext. 108.

Citizen Advisory Committee Application