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Fri, Oct 22, 2010

Changes to Route 66 effective Oct. 25

TEMPE, Ariz. – On Oct. 25, changes to bus route 66- Mill/Kyrene will occur in Tempe.  The changes include re-routing route 66 to terminate in downtown Tempe at the Tempe Transportation Center and modifying the operating hours and frequency for Orbit Earth.

In order to maintain transit access to the College Avenue area in north Tempe after 10 p.m., Orbit Earth will be extended to 11 p.m. Monday through Saturday and run every 30 minutes after 9 p.m. Frequency before 9 p.m. will continue to operate every 15 minutes on weekdays and every 30 minutes on Sundays.

The changes were based in part on public comments received from residents this summer. To view the modified routes, visit For information on Tempe’s transit program call 480-858-2350.

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