DTA Service Limited For Holidays

By KBJR News 1

DTA Service Limited For Holidays

December 15, 2011 Updated Dec 15, 2011 at 12:43 PM CST

Duluth, MN (Northland's NewsCenter) --- The Duluth Transit Authority is limiting bus service for the upcoming holidays.

Regular routes and STRIDE services will end early on Christmas Eve, with the last buses leaving downtown Duluth at 7:15 p.m.

Service will also be limited Christmas and New Year's Day. Holiday service schedules are highlighted on all passenger hand schedule’s Sunday section and on the DTA website – www.duluthtransit.com.

Yet the DTA will be providing free service on New Year's Eve, with extended service on the busiest routes until 1:50 a.m. New Year's Day.

Last buses departing downtown Duluth after midnight:

• West Mainline: 1:50 a.m.
• East Mainline to Lakeside: 1:40 a.m.
• East 8th Street/UMD/Kenwood: 1:40 a.m.
• East 4th Street/Woodland: 1:45 a.m.
• Central Hillside/Duluth Heights: 12:40 a.m.
• Superior, WI: 12:50 a.m.

Extended DTA service for New Year’s Eve:

Below are added trips FROM DOWNTOWN on Saturday, December 31/January 1:
• Route #1 on West Mainline to Zoo – 9:20 p.m. and 10:20 p.m.
• Route #2 on West Mainline – 11:50 p.m., 12:50 a.m. and 1:50 a.m.
• Route #6 East Mainline to UMD – 10:45 p.m. and 11:45 p.m.
• Route #7 on E. Mainline to Lakeside – 9:05 p.m., 10:05 p.m. and 1:40 a.m.
• Route #10 Duluth Heights / Mall – 11:15 p.m. and 12:40 a.m.
• Route #11K East 8th Street / Kenwood – 11:40 p.m., 12:40 a.m. and 1:40 a.m.
• Route #13 East 4th Street / Woodland – 10:10 p.m. 1:45 a.m.
• Route #16 Duluth-Superior – 8:50 p.m., 9:50 p.m., 10:50 p.m., 11:50 p.m. and 12:50 a.m.

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