October 28 Service Changes Overview

Background

Public input was requested from April 29–May 31, 2019 on the following service changes. These changes take effect on October 28, 2019.

Upcoming Changes

  • Route 40—Main St:
    Modify short trips to serve new light rail end of line at Gilbert Rd/Main St Transit Center instead of Mesa Dr/Main St station.
  • Route 77—Baseline Rd:
    In Mesa, improve Saturday frequency to 30 minutes and add Sunday service to match Saturday. Add one additional westbound weeknight trip.
  • Route 81—Hayden Rd/McClintock Dr:
    Adjust route to serve additional activity areas, particularly at McDonald Dr. and Pima Rd.
  • Route 104—Alma School Rd:
    In Mesa, extend weekday span. Improve Saturday frequency and span. Add Sunday service to match Saturday. In Chandler, add weekday night service.
  • Route 136—Gilbert Rd:
    In Mesa, extend weekday span. Improve Saturday frequency and span. Add Sunday service to match Saturday.
  • Avondale – ZOOM
    Combine ZOOM North and ZOOM South routes into one bidirectional route. Modify route along Rancho Santa Fe Blvd. and Litchfield Rd. In Avondale, begin long-term detour serving Festival Fields Park at Lower Buckeye Rd. and Central Ave. once construction is complete in winter.
  • Grand Ave Limited:
    Change end of line in Peoria to serve the new Peoria Park-and-Ride.
  • Scottsdale—68th St/Camelback Rd (68CM):
    Adjust route to serve Montebello Ave.
  • Scottsdale—Mustang (MSTG):
    Adjust route to directly serve Via Linda Senior Center.
  • Route 685—Ajo/Gila Bend:
    Added one morning trip and eliminated one afternoon trip.