Updated route layout at Van Mall Transit Center

Effective Monday, May 22, routes serving the Vancouver Mall Transit Center have started using their permanently designated bays. Routes 7, 32, 72, 73, 74, 78, 80 and The Vine will use the following arrangement:

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Bay A will be used as the drop-off location for buses arriving on The Vine; Bay B will be the pickup location. That means passengers departing the Vancouver Mall Transit Center on The Vine should board the bus in Bay B.

Other route assignments are marked on the platform at their designated locations: Route 7 will use Bay C; Route 32 will use Bay D, Route 80 will use Bay E; Route 78 will use Bay F; Route 72 will use Bay G; Routes 73 and 74 will use Bay H.

 

C-TRAN offering fare-free service on Dump the Pump Day, June 15

C-TRAN is inviting Clark County residents to “dump the pump” and take public transportation on June 15, 2017, as part of national Dump the Pump Day. To encourage people to ride locally, C-TRAN will provide free service across its entire system for the day.

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Route 25 on detour in downtown Vancouver starting 5/4

Due to road construction, Route 25 will be on a minor detour in downtown Vancouver from Thursday, May 4, until Friday, May 12. The work will close the intersection of Evergreen Boulevard at Daniels Street, and the following stops will be closed: 

  • Stop ID 6067 on Evergreen at Daniels, westbound
  • Stop ID 6070 on Evergreen at Columbia Street, eastbound

Passengers are asked to use alternate stops to the east:

  • Stop ID 0635 on Evergreen at Broadway
  • Stop ID 1104 on Evergreen at C Street.

Additional information is posted at the affected stops. (Detour map)

For questions or trip planning assistance, please call C-TRAN at 360-695-0123.

Building at Fisher's Landing Transit Center closed for remodel

The public building and Customer Service Office at Fisher's Landing Transit Center will temporarily close starting Wednesday, May 3, until approximately Friday, June 23, for remodeling. The public area will remain closed for the duration of the project, with the exception of the following dates for pass sales:

  • Tuesday, May 30: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Wednesday, May 31: 6 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Thursday, June 1: 6 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Friday, June 2: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

During the project, portable toilets will be placed on the west side of the platform for public use. The remodel will replace much of the interior of the Fisher's Landing Transit Center building. It will also add new features to the facility, including large shelters on both ends of the building, an electronic information display and cell phone charging stations.

Bus service at Fisher's Landing Transit Center will not be impacted by the project. For questions or trip planning assistance, please call C-TRAN at 360-695-0123.

VA Medical Center stop temporarily moving Monday, 4/24

Starting Monday, April 24, Stop ID 1607 at the VA Medical Center will temporarily move to a new location due to construction work at the current location.

The stop, served by Routes 6 and 39, will move approximately 330 feet to the south on Army Avenue. The move is expected to last for three to four weeks. A temporary C-TRAN sign will be placed at the new stop location.

For questions or trip planning assistance, please call C-TRAN at 360-695-0123.

Gorge WET service providing weekend trips from Fisher's Landing

As of April 15, the Gorge West End Transit (WET) service is providing seasonal weekend trips from Fisher's Landing Transit Center to Stevenson, Carson and other destinations in the Columbia River Gorge. The bus now departs Fisher's Landing on Saturday and Sunday mornings, in addtion to the regular weekday service provided year-round.

Schedules and other information about seasonal weekend service on the Gorge WET bus are available here: http://www.skamaniacounty.org/TRANSPORTATION/Earlyweekendbrochure.pdf

More information about other car-free travel options in the Columbia River Gorge are available here: https://gorgefriends.org/hike-the-gorge/car-free-travel.html

For questions or trip planning assistance, please call C-TRAN at 360-695-0123.

Route 72 on detour starting Monday, 4/17

Due to a road improvement project on Northeast 99th Street, Route 72 will be on detour starting Monday, April 17, until the end of September 2017. Route 72 will use Northeast 95th Street between Northeast 117th Avenue and Northeast 126th Avenue during the detour (map).

The following stops will be closed during the detour:

  • Stop ID 0890: NE 99th Street and 118th Avenue
  • Stop ID 3343: NE 99th Street and 122nd Avenue

Stop ID 0814, at Northeast 117th Avenue and 95th Street, will NOT be served by Route 72, but will be served by Route 7 continuing north. The stop may be impacted by lane closures at times.

Passengers are asked to use the following alternate stops:

  • Stop ID 3221: NE 117th Avenue and 87th Street
  • Stop ID 3344: NE 99th Street and 126th Avenue

For questions or trip planning assistance, please call C-TRAN at 360-695-0123.

Temporary stop closure affecting Routes 32 and 71

Stop ID 0626, on Broadway at 19th Street, is temporarily closed until June 2017. Passengers should use alternate stops on Broadway at either 16th Street or at 22nd Street. Information is posted at the affected stop, which is served by Routes 32 and 71.

For questions or trip planning assistance, please call C-TRAN at 360-695-0123.

Route 80: bus stop closure starting Tuesday, 3/28

Due to utility work, Stop ID 0324 (NE 136th Avenue at the Firstenburg Community Center) will be intermittently closed starting Tuesday, March 28. Work is expected to last into mid-May, with crews generally present between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. on work days. When crews are not present, the stop will be open.

During times when the stop is closed, passengers should use adjacent stops along 136th Avenue at either 4th Street (Stop ID 0302) or at 9th Street (Stop ID 0301). The affected stop is served by Route 80.

For questions or trip planning assistance, please call C-TRAN at 360-695-0123.

Be One of the First to Test Hop Fastpass Ahead of Release

Beta testing for the new fare payment system will kick off at the end of February with 250 riders testing the system; additional testers added every two weeks.

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