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July 1st, 2020, 10:00 am, Sims Way Route Deviations- Back on Route

July 1st, 2020 by mnash

10:30 am.- Upper W. Sims at Thomas St is now open to vehicle traffic. All Jefferson Transit buses have returned to regular routing.

 


 

 

Outbound traffic at Upper W. Sims at Thomas St. circle closed at 10:00 am. The Road Closure is expected to last up to one hour. Drivers are being advised to use another route. Jefferson Transit buses will deviate onto Sheridan St, Discovery St., and Rainier St.  All bus stops between Sheridan St and Rainier St roundabout on Sims Way will not be serviced.

The following routes will be deviated:

  • #8 Sequim
  • #6A/B Tri-area
  • #1 Brinnon
  • #4 upper sims

 

 

For more information on the closure see Jefferson County Emergency Management: https://local.nixle.com/alert/8089916/?sub_id=0

July 1st, 2020, 10:00 am, Sims Way Route Deviations

July 1st, 2020 by mnash

Outbound traffic at Upper W. Sims at Thomas St. circle closed at 10:00 am. The Road Closure is expected to last up to one hour. Drivers are being advised to use another route. Jefferson Transit buses will deviate onto Sheridan St, Discovery St., and Rainier St.  All bus stops between Sheridan St and Rainier St roundabout on Sims Way will not be serviced.

The following routes will be deviated:

  • #8 Sequim
  • #6A/B Tri-area
  • #1 Brinnon
  • #4 upper sims

 

 

For more information on the closure see Jefferson County Emergency Management: https://local.nixle.com/alert/8089916/?sub_id=0

6/30/2020- Reduced Service Schedule Continues

June 30th, 2020 by mnash

Reduced Service Schedule Continues

Since March, Jefferson Transit has been actively engaged in taking precautions to limit employees and passengers from potential exposure to the COVID-19 virus.  Jefferson Transit understands riders are interested in knowing when regular service will resume.  Jefferson Transit continues to evaluate returning to regular service, for now, Jefferson Transit will continue operating on the reduced schedule that was implemented 3.30.2020 until further notice.

 

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Rider Alert: HJ Carroll Stop

June 26th, 2020 by Lisa Bradley

HJ Carroll Park Stop closed

July 6th, 2020 through July 10th, 2020
Due to Construction

Use Stop ID # 102 (#6A) or Stop ID # 110 (6B)

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

Rider Alert: Face covering required

June 24th, 2020 by Lisa Bradley

Mandatory Statewide Masking Directive

EFFECTIVE: Friday, June 26th, 2020 face covering required

On Friday, June 26th, 2020 a statewide mandatory face covering order issued by Governor Jay Inslee and the State Secretary of Health will become effective. Jefferson Transit will require wearing a face covering on all Jefferson Transit buses and properties. Exceptions for children and other individuals can be found in the Governor’s order.

Jefferson Transit thanks you for your support during these uncertain times.

Jefferson Transit will remain fare free until further notice

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

 

 

Rider Alert: Independence Day Service

June 17th, 2020 by Lisa Bradley

INDEPENDENCE DAY – Transit Service

   

For more information please call Customer Service at 360-385-4777

PUBLIC NOTICE – Jefferson Transit Authority

June 17th, 2020 by Lisa Bradley

PUBLIC NOTICE

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 1st, 2020.

Rider Alert: #2 Fort Worden

May 28th, 2020 by Lisa Bradley

Effective June 1st, 2020  

#2 Fort Worden Route

Stop ID #179 at Fort Worden will move  approximately 150 feet south on Eisenhower Ave, across the street from Peninsula College Building 202.

For more information please call Customer Service at 360-385-4777

 

Rider Alert: Jefferson Transit Fare Free Continues

May 22nd, 2020 by Lisa Bradley

Jefferson Transit announced on 3/30/2020 all routes and service were fare free until further notice.  Fare free service will continue through June 30.  Thank you for your support during these uncertain times as we work to provide service while keeping everyone as safe as possible.

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

Notice of Regular Scheduled Citizens Advisory Committee Meeting Cancellation

April 28th, 2020 by mnash

Jefferson Transit Authority Citizens Advisory Committee

Notice of Meeting Cancellation: Due to the increased concerns regarding COVID-19 and the order for social distancing, the Jefferson Transit Authority Citizens Advisory Committee (CAC) monthly meeting scheduled for Wednesday, May 6, 2020 at 3:30 p.m. is cancelled.
Location and Future CAC Meeting: The next regularly scheduled Jefferson Transit Authority CAC meeting will be held on Wednesday, August 5, 2020, at 3:30 p.m., in the conference room at Jefferson Transit, 63 Four Corners Road, Port Townsend.
Meetings Open to the Public: The Jefferson Transit Authority CAC meetings are open to the public. If accommodations are needed, please call 360-385-4777.