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News | Noticias

Mar 5, 2014
No Alert

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Mar 4, 2014
Bus Tracker offline for Maintenance

The Bus Tracker will be offline from 3/4/14-3/5/14 for maintenance. It will be back online on 3/6/14.
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Mar 3, 2014
Winter Weather Alert 3/3/14

All services are operating regular schedules.

Todos los servicios están operando según el horario regular.
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Feb 25, 2014
No Alert

There are no alerts at this time.
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Feb 15, 2014
Winter Waether Alert 2/15/14

All services are operating regular schedules. Riders should expect delays and leave extra time for travel. Be safe traveling to and from stops. Stay safe and warm. There are 32 days, 19 hours to Spring 2014.

 

Todos los servicios están operando según el horario regular. Como habrá demoras, recuerde que podría necesitar más tiempo que el habitual para su viaje. Proceda con cuidado cuando vaya a la parada o cuando regrese de ella. Manténgase abrigado y seguro. ¡Quedan apenas 32 días y 19 horas para la llegada de la primavera!

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We’d like to thank all our riders for their patience as we continue clean-up efforts after this past week’s storms. We know there are some icy bus stops and some unpassable sidewalks out there. There are GBT crews out working throughout the weekend. We urge businesses and homeowners to clear any blocked sidewalks. If you know of a bus stop that needs attention, you can report it here.

Queremos agradecer a todos los usuarios por su paciencia mientras continuamos con las tareas de limpieza luego de las tormentas de nieve de esta última semana. Sabemos que todavía quedan algunas paradas de autobús con hielo, así como algunas aceras intransitables. El personal de GBT seguirá trabajando en ello durante el fin de semana. Pedimos a todos los propietarios de negocios y residenciales que quiten la nieve que bloquea las aceras. Si sabe de alguna parada de autobús que requiera nuestra atención, déjenos un mensaje en.


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Feb 14, 2014
Winter Storm Alert 2/14/14

GBT bus services in the Bridgeport region are delayed until 9:00 am today

 

Service canceled for the day on routes: 14, 19X, 20, 22X, 23

 

Service on all other GBT bus routes is delayed until 9:00 AM. In all cases, riders should expect delays as the storm and clean-up continue and leave additional time for travel. Detailed service update page >>
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El servicio de autobús de GBT estará demorado hasta las 9:00 am.


Servicio se cancela en las siguientes rutas: 14, 19x, 20, 22, 23.


El servicio de las demás rutas de autobús de GBT estará demorado hasta las 9:00 am. Debido a la nieve habrá demoras y desvíos menores; mientras continúe la remoción de la nieve, podría necesitar más tiempo para su viaje. Una página con actualización detallada del servicio >>


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Feb 13, 2014
Winter Storm Alert 2/13/14

Service is cancelled beginning at 4 pm.

Buses scheduled to depart from the station at or before that time will travel the complete route before going out of service. Please note that some routes currently have detours in effect due to road conditions. Check the service update page for details about your specific route.

GBT suspenderá el servicio aproximadamente a las 4 p.m.
Los autobuses programados para partir de la estación a esa hora o antes, recorrerán su ruta completa para luego retirarse del servicio. Recuerde que al presente algunas rutas siguen un desvío debido al estado de las calles. En la página de actualizaciones del servicio encontrará más detalles acerca de su ruta específica.

 


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Feb 12, 2014
Winter Storm Alert 2/12/14

We are monitoring the snow storm that is expected between midnight and tomorrow morning. Riders should expect morning delays and possible service disruptions. Please leave extra time for travel and check back regularly for any service change updates.  Stay warm, stay safe!

 

Estamos siguiendo atentamente la información sobre la nevada que se espera caerá  entre la medianoche y mañana por la mañana. Probablemente se producirán demoras en la mañana y también en el servicio. Recuerde que podría necesitar más tiempo que el habitual para su viaje y que puede regresar aquí para enterarse de cualquier cambio en el servicio.  Manténgase abrigado y seguro.


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Feb 6, 2014
No Alert 2/6/14

Currently, there are no alerts.


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Feb 5, 2014
Winter Weather | Service Delayed 2/5/14

Service is cancelled today on the following routes: 7, 14, 19x, 20, 22, 23.

GBT bus service in the Bridgeport Region is delayed until at least 11:00 am. Please expect delays and leave extra time for travel. Stay safe!

MORE INFO >>

 

Servicio de la hoy se cancela en las siguientes rutas: 7, 14, 19x, 20, 22, 23.

El servicio de autobuses de GBT en la región de Bridgeport se demorará hasta al menos las 11:00 am. Como habrá demoras, recuerde que podría necesitar más tiempo que el habitual para su viaje. ¡Cuídese!
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Feb 4, 2014
Winter Weather Alert 2/4/14

We are monitoring the snow storm that is expected between midnight and tomorrow morning. Riders should expect morning delays and possible service disruptions. Please leave extra time for travel and check back regularly for any service change updates.  Stay warm, stay safe!

 

Estamos siguiendo atentamente la información sobre la nevada que se espera caerá  entre la medianoche y mañana por la mañana. Probablemente se producirán demoras en la mañana y también en el servicio. Recuerde que podría necesitar más tiempo que el habitual para su viaje y que puede regresar aquí para enterarse de cualquier cambio en el servicio.  Manténgase abrigado y seguro.


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Feb 3, 2014
Winter Weather 2/3/14 Alert 1

We are monitoring today’s snow storm. Check back regularly for any service change updates. Throughout the storm, riders should expect some delays and anticipate extra time for travel. Stay warm, stay safe!

Estamos monitoreando la tormenta de nieve de hoy. Revise regularmente nuestra información por si hay cambios en el servicio. Mientras dure la tormenta tal vez haya demoras y quizás necesitará más tiempo que el habitual para su viaje. Manténgase abrigado y seguro.


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Jan 28, 2014
GBT Service Changes 2014




GBT will be implementing several service changes to improve accessibility to new businesses and locations in the region. MORE INFO >>


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Jan 28, 2014
Press Release - New Bus Service in Monroe

Greater Bridgeport Transit (GBT) announced today that it will begin bus service between Bridgeport and Monroe along Route 25 on Monday February 3rd. The service is designed to provide morning and afternoon employment related transportation to the area, according to Doug Holcomb, CEO for Greater Bridgeport Transit.

Press Release: GBT Announces New Bus Service in Monroe | Published January 28, 2014


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Jan 28, 2014
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Jan 22, 2014
Winter Weather Alert 1/22/14 4:52 AM

GBT will be operating regular bus service in the Bridgeport Region today. Due to the storm, riders should expect delays and minor detours and leave additional time for travel as the clean-up continues.

Alerta a los usuarios:

Hoy GBT operará según su horario de servicio de autobuses regular en la región de Bridgeport. Debido a la nieve habrá demoras y desvíos menores; mientras continúe la remoción de la nieve, podría necesitar más tiempo para su viaje.


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Jan 21, 2014
Winter Weather Alert 1/21/14 7:02 AM

Rider Alert

We are monitoring the approaching snow storm. Check back regularly for any service change updates. Throughout the storm, riders should expect some delays and anticipate extra time for travel. Stay warm, stay safe!


Alerta a los usuarios:

Estamos monitoreando la tormenta de nieve que se aproxima. Revise regularmente nuestra información por si hay cambios en el servicio. Mientras dure la tormenta tal vez haya demoras y quizás necesitará más tiempo que el habitual para su viaje. Manténgase abrigado y seguro.


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Jan 5, 2014
Icy Road Conditions 1/5/14

Icy road conditions are reported in parts of the service area. Riders should expect delays and leave additional time for travel this afternoon and tonight. Use caution traveling to and from bus stops. Stay warm and safe.

Detour on Route 13. Not currently operating on Bond Street, Stewart Street or Palisade Ave (North of Granfield Avenue) riders can board the bus on Boston Avenue or Palisade Avenue South of Granfield Ave.

Hay hielo en algunas áreas de servicio. Quizás haya demoras. Podría necesitar más tiempo que el habitual para su viaje tanto en la tarde como en la noche. Tenga cuidado al ir o volver de la parada. Manténgase abrigado y seguro.

Desvío en la ruta 13. Al presente no circula por Bond Street, Stewart Street ni Palisade Ave (al norte de Granfield Avenue). Los usuarios pueden tomar el autobús en Boston Avenue o en Palisade Avenue al sur de Granfield Ave.


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Jan 3, 2014
Winter Weather Alert 1/3/14 5:19AM

UPDATE: 1/3/14 9:43 AM

Routes 1, CL, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 19X, 22X and 23: Service restored, expect delays. MORE INFO>>

ACTUALIZACIÓN: 1/3/14 9:43 AM

Rutas 1, CL, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 19X, 22X y 23: Servicio restablecido, aunque hay demoras. MÁS INFORMACIÓNES >>
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UPDATE: 1/3/14 7:31 AM

Due to weather conditions, morning service on routes 7, 19X & 22X is cancelled. Service on all other GBT bus routes is delayed until 9:00 AM. MORE INFO>>

ACTUALIZACIÓN: 1/3/14 7:31 AM

Debido a las condiciones climáticas, el servicio de la mañana de las rutas 7, 19X y 22X fue cancelado. El servicio de las demás rutas de autobús de GBT estará demorado hasta las 9:00 am. MÁS INFORMACIÓNES >>

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Due to weather conditions, GBT bus service in the Bridgeport Region will be delayed until at least 9:00 am. We will be posting service changes to let you know, by route, when normal service resumes. Please check back regularly for updates as the storm progresses and during clean-up. Stay safe!

 

More Info>>

 

Debido a las condiciones climáticas el servicio de autobuses de GBT en la región de Bridgeport se demorará hasta al menos las 9:00 am. Publicaremos los cambios en el servicio en la tabla de abajo para informarle, por ruta, cuando reanudemos el servicio normal. Regrese luego para ver las actualizaciones de la información mientras la tormenta continúe y durante las tareas de limpieza. ¡Cuídese!



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Jan 2, 2014
Winter Weather Alert 1/2/14

Buses are operating on a normal service schedule this morning. Riders should expect delays as the storm continues and leave additional time for travel. The storm is expected to strengthen this afternoon and tonight. Check back regularly for details about service changes. Be careful traveling to and from bus stops.

 

Esta mañana los autobuses operan según el horario de servicio normal. Quizás haya demoras mientras dure la tormenta. Recuerde que podría necesitar más tiempo que el habitual para su viaje. La tormenta se intensificará esta tarde y en la noche. Siga atento a nuestra información por si hay cambios en el servicio. Tenga cuidado al ir o volver de la parada del autobús.


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Jan 1, 2014
Holiday Service 12/31/13

We are monitoring the approaching snow storm. Check back regularly for any service change updates. Throughout the storm, riders should expect some delays and anticipate extra time for travel. Stay warm, stay safe!

Estamos monitoreando la tormenta de nieve que se aproxima. Revise regularmente nuestra información por si hay cambios en el servicio. Mientras dure la tormenta tal vez haya demoras y quizás necesitará más tiempo que el habitual para su viaje. Manténgase abrigado y seguro.

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Holiday Service:

On Christmas Day and New Years Day, GBT will be operating Sunday service schedules. Have a safe and happy holiday!


Servicio durante las Fiestas: En Navidad y Año Nuevo, GBT operará según el horario de servicio de los domingos. ¡Felices Fiestas!

 


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Dec 26, 2013
Kossuth Stop Closing on 12/30/13

The eastbound bus stop on Stratford Ave. at Kossuth St. will be closing on December 30, 2013 due to a long term road construction project on Stratford Avenue. This stop is located between the Pequonnock River drawbridge and the I-95 overpass. Routes CL, 9, 10, 13, 15 and 23 will be affected. Buses will no longer pick up or drop off passengers at this stop.

La parada de Stratford Ave. y Kossuth St. en dirección al este no estará a disposición de los usuarios el 30 de diciembre de 2013 debido a las obras viales de largo plazo de Stratford Avenue. Esta parada está situada entre el puente levadizo del Río Pequonnock y el paso elevado sobre la ruta I-95. Se verán  afectadas las rutas CL, 9, 10, 13, 15 y 23.


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Dec 24, 2013
Holiday Service 12/24/13

Holiday Service:

On Christmas Day and New Years Day, GBT will be operating Sunday service schedules. Have a safe and happy holiday!


Servicio durante las Fiestas: En Navidad y Año Nuevo, GBT operará según el horario de servicio de los domingos. ¡Felices Fiestas!

 


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Dec 17, 2013
Winter Weather Alert 12/17/13

UPDATE 4:41PM:

Due to the storm, riders should expect service delays of up to 30 minutes. Longer in outlying areas. 

Detour – Due to the storm, Routes 13 and 17 are detoured from Palisade Avenue North of Stewart Street, remaining on Granfield Avenue.

Debido a la nieve, habrá demoras de hasta 30 minutos en el servicio. Demoras mayores en las zonas más alejadas. 

 

Desvío – Debido a la nieve, las Rutas 13 y 17 fueron desviadas desde Palisade Avenue al norte de Stewart Street, quedando igual en Granfield Avenue.


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As of 1:15 pm , GBT is operating a regular schedule with delays up to 15 minutes. Use caution traveling to and from stops and leave extra time for travel. Avoid traveling if possible. Check back regularly for service updates as the storm progresses.

Desde la 1:15 pm GBT está cumpliendo el horario regular con demoras de hasta 15 minutos. Tenga cuidado al ir o volver de la parada del autobús. Recuerde que podría necesitar más tiempo que el habitual para su viaje. Sin embargo, si pudiera evitarlo, no viaje. Siga atento a nuestra información por si hay cambios en el servicio mientras siga nevando.


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Dec 15, 2013
Winter Weather Alert 12/15/13

Services are operating on a regular Sunday schedule. Due to weather conditions, buses are currently operating with delays of up to 20 minutes. Use caution getting to and from stops and leave additional time for travel. Check back regularly for service updates.  

El servicio está cumpliendo el horario regular de los domingos. Debido a las condiciones climáticas los autobuses están operando con demoras de hasta 20 minutos. Tenga cuidado al ir o volver de la parada del autobús. Recuerde que podría necesitar más tiempo que el habitual para su viaje. Siga atento a nuestra información por si hay cambios en el servicio.


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Dec 14, 2013
Winter Weather Alert 12/14/13

Expect service delays as the storm continues. Be safe and use caution traveling to and from stops. Stay tuned for possible service changes.

Habrá demoras en el servicio mientras la tormenta continúe. Tenga cuidado al ir o volver de la parada del autobús. Siga atento a nuestra información por si hay cambios en el servicio.


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Dec 13, 2013
Winter Weather Alert

We are monitoring the approaching snow storm. Check back regularly for any service change updates. Throughout the storm, riders should expect some delays and anticipate extra time for travel. Stay warm, stay safe!

Estamos monitoreando la tormenta de nieve que se aproxima. Revise regularmente nuestra información por si hay cambios en el servicio. Mientras dure la tormenta tal vez haya demoras y quizás necesitará más tiempo que el habitual para su viaje. Manténgase abrigado y seguro.


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Dec 9, 2013
Rider Alert 12/9/13

Slippery conditions through the day. Be careful traveling to bus stops and leave extra time for travel. Stay warm, stay safe.

Calles y aceras resbalosas todo el día. Tenga cuidado cuando vaya a la parada del autobús y recuerde que quizás necesitará más tiempo que el habitual para su viaje. Manténgase abrigado y seguro.


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Nov 26, 2013
Thanksgiving Day Service Reminder 2013

REMINDER:

GBT will be operating on a Sunday service schedule on Thanksgiving, Thursday, November 28, 2013.


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Nov 12, 2013
No Alerts

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Nov 12, 2013
Rt 9 Service Changes | Cambios en el servicio


 

Effective: November 25, 2013

GBT is expanding service into the Quarry Road area at the request of our riders and businesses. More Info >>

 

Effectivo: 25 de noviembre de 2013

A pedido de los usuarios y de los negocios del área, GBT está expandiendo sus servicios al área de Quarry. Más información >>

 

 


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Nov 5, 2013
Yellow Mill Bridge Closure 11/5 - 11/7 2013

Detour for routes CL, 10 and 13 on Tuesday - Thursday, November 5-7, 2013 from 9 am - 3 pm due to Yellow Mill Bridge closure.
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Oct 24, 2013
Downtown Detours on 10/26/13

GBT Detours in Downtown Bridgeport on Saturday, October 26, 2013 for Routes 1, CL, 3, 4, 5, 8, 9, & 17.
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Oct 22, 2013
U.S. Rt 1 Closure on 10-22-13

Delays on GBT Routes CL, 1, and 16 on 10/22/13 through 10/23/13 from 10 pm - 6 am.


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Oct 10, 2013
Yellow-Mill-Bridge-Closure-10-15-13

Detour for routes CL, 10 and 13 on Tuesday - Thursday, October 15 -17, 2013 from 9 am - 3 pm due to Yellow Mill Bridge closure.
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Oct 7, 2013
No Alert

There are no alerts at this time.
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Oct 4, 2013
State St. and Main St Detour on 10-6-13

State St, and Main St. Detour on Sunday, 10/6/13

 

Routes 1, CL, 3, 4, 5, 8 and 9 will be affected.

 

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Oct 4, 2013
State St. Detour on 10-5-13

State St. and Bank St. Detour on Saturday 10/5/13

Routes 1, CL, 3, 4, 5, 9, 17 will be affected.

More info »

 

 


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Oct 3, 2013
CL Detour on 9/28 and 10/5

CL Detour on Saturday 10/5

Fairfield Avenue will be closed to eastbound traffic, between Railroad Avenue and Commerce Drive (State St. Extension). Routes 5 and 7 may also experience delays and possible detours.


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Sep 13, 2013
Rt 9 Detour 9/16/13 - 9/27/13

GBT Bus Rt 9 Detour

9/16/13–9/27/13

 

When traveling to and from Hawley Lane Mall, Route 9 buses will use Water St and East Washington Ave, to get to and from East Main Street and continue the route as normal. This detour will not impact Route 9 service between Seaside Park and the Terminal.

This detour will not impact any of our other routes.


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Sep 6, 2013
State St. Detour on 9-7-13

DETOUR on 9/7/13
On Saturday, September 7th , State Street and Bank Street, will be closed between Broad Street and Main Street, beginning at 11:00am and culminating at 4:00pm.

 

Affected Routes: 1, Coastal Link, 3, 5, 17, 4, 9


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Sep 4, 2013
Open House 2013


In an effort to improve quality of service, GBT is proposing several changes to service. Public outreach sessions are planned for September 17-19. Join us to learn more and let us know what you think.

Con el esfuerzo de mejorar la calidad del servicio, GBT propone algunos cambios en el servicio. Planeado extender sesiones publicas para Septiembre 17-19. Unase a nosotros para adquirir mas informacion y haganos saber cuales son sus opiniones.


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Sep 2, 2013
Labor Day 2013

Buses will run on a Sunday schedule on Labor Day, Monday September 2. Have a happy and safe holiday!
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Aug 17, 2013
Oyster Festival Detour CL 8/17/13

On Saturday, August 17, 2013, there will be a detour on the Coastal Link route in Milford, to accommodate the Milford Oyster Festival. The detour will most likely be in effect from 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM.
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Aug 9, 2013
No Alert

There are currently no alerts.
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Jul 21, 2013
Vibes Rt 1 & 9 Detours 7/21-7/28

Starting Sunday, 7/21/13, GBT Routes 1 and 9 will be detoured, to accommodate the 2013 Gathering of the Vibes event at Seaside Park in Bridgeport. Riders should expect delays and bus stop closures in the Seaside Park area from 7/21 - 7/28.
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Jul 5, 2013
cooling station 7/5 - 7/7

The bus station will be open as a cooling station Friday - Sunday from noon to 6 pm.


Stop in to cool off during the heat wave. More info about how to stay cool here.



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Jul 2, 2013
Independence Day 2013


Buses will run on a Sunday schedule on Independence Day, Thursday July 4. Have a happy and safe holiday!
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Jun 13, 2013
Heavy Rain 6/13/12

Heavy rains are expected this afternoon and tomorrow. Some roadway flooding is expected in low areas. Riders should expect some minor delays and detours and leave extra time for travel.
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May 31, 2013
CL & Rt 1 Delays on Stratford Day 6/1/13

Due to the Main Street Festival in Stratford, on Saturday, June 1st, riders on the Coastal Link and Route 10 should expect some minor detours and delays.
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May 26, 2013
Memorial Day 2013

Buses will run on a Sunday schedule on Memorial Day. Have a happy and safe holiday!
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May 20, 2013
Normal Bus Service Resumes 5/21

Normal GBT service is planned for Tuesday May 21st. Riders should expect some buses to be at or near capacity and minor delays due to detours near Bridgeport Station. Please be sure to leave extra time for travel.
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May 19, 2013
Free Local Bus Service - May 2013

Free Local Bus Service for Train Riders 

Riders with a valid MTA pass may ride free on GBT, NTD and Milford Transit buses during the time that MetroNorth service is unavailable.


GBT, Norwalk Transit (NTD) and Milford Transit are making local bus services available for free to train riders while train service is interrupted. Any passenger boarding a bus who shows a monthly MetroNorth ticket for May, is not required to pay a fare. Simply show your valid MTA pass to the driver.


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May 18, 2013
Possible CL Detour 5/18/13

May 18 2013 - Possible road closures and detours in the vicinity of Fairfield Avenue, State Street and Commerce Drive in Bridgeport. Coastal Link riders should expect delays and leave extra time for travel.

For maps and schedules for Coastal Link bus service from Milford Post Mall to the Norwalk Wheels Hub via Post Road with stops in Milford, Stratford, Bridgeport, Fairfield, Southport, Westport and Norwalk click here.
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May 7, 2013
Detour for Rts CL, 10, 13 May 7-8

Detours in effect for Coastal Link and Routes 10 and 13 on May 7-8 from 9am through 3pm at the Yellow Mill River Bridge on Stratford Avenue in Bridgeport.

Bus stops on Stratford Avenue at Seaview Avenue and on Stratford Avenue at Kossuth Street, will not be serviced during the detour.
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May 3, 2013
Detour for RTs 3, 4, 6 & 8 at Mall on Sunday

On Sunday, May 5, 2013, the Westfield Trumbull  Mall will be receiving motorcyclists, participating in the Green Ribbon Ride event. GBT buses will not arrive/depart at the typical hubs and will be detoured at the mall.

Routes 3, 4, 6 & 8 will be affected. In addition, Routes 6 and 8 will not be able to access the mall property from the Main Street entrance and will be detouring down Old Town Road, to Madison Avenue and entering the mall property from the Madison Avenue entrance.

Detours will be in place from 12:00am Sunday, to 6:00pm. Please expect delays.
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Apr 9, 2013
Taking You Out to the Ball Game

Get $2 off a Thursday Bluefish game

Catch a Bridgeport Bluefish Game.


Get $2.00 off the price of admission to any Bluefish Thursday home game during the 2013 season.


(just show your ZipTrip pass at the stadium)

 


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Mar 19, 2013
Service Update

All services are operating normally.


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Mar 18, 2013
Driver Appreciation Day

Today is Bus Driver Appreciation Day

Our drivers are our heroes — responsible for the safety of thousands of riders every day. During this past year, they have helped move people thorough hurricanes and blizzards, even evacuating some from flooding and snow drifts.


We are proud of all they do and appreciate their dedication to their work. If you appreciate your drivers, take a minute to let them know.


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Mar 8, 2013
Storm Saturn Alert 3-8-13

Services are operating this morning. Riders should expect delays and leave extra time for travel.

Routes 3, 6, 13 and 17 Expect Delays

Slippery conditions are causing delays on Route 6 (Sylvan Avenue, Chopsey Hill, Reservoir Avenue) and Routes 13 and 17 (Palisades Avenue). Riders should expect delays.
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Mar 6, 2013
Rider Alert - Storm Saturn 3/6/13

We are monitoring the approaching storm Saturn. Check back regularly for any service change updates. Throughout the storm, riders should expect some delays and leave extra time for travel.
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Feb 17, 2013
Presidents Day Reminder

On Monday, February 18th, all GBT buses will be operating on a Saturday schedule.
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Feb 13, 2013
Blizzard Nemo Cleanup Status 2/13/13 9:41 AM

UPDATE: 2/14/13 12:43 PM

Many routes are operating normally. Please visit the Cleanup Status Update page for details on the status of all GBT routes before heading out.


Please use caution while walking to and from bus stops and expect delays and detours. Thank you all for your continued patience through the storm and clean-up. Stay safe!


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Feb 12, 2013
Blizzard Nemo Cleanup Status 2/12/13 5:00 PM

UPDATE: 2/13/13 9:39 AM

While the clean-up continues, Greater Bridgeport Transit resumed limited bus service in the Bridgeport region on Tuesday afternoon at 3 PM.


Visit the Cleanup Status Update page for details on the status of all GBT routes before heading out.


Please use caution while walking to and from bus stops and expect delays and detours. Thank you all for your continued patience through the storm and clean-up. Stay safe!


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Feb 12, 2013
Blizzard Nemo Cleanup Status 2/12/13 1:53 PM

 

UPDATE: 2/12/13 1:53 PM

While the clean-up continues, Greater Bridgeport Transit will resume limited bus service in the Bridgeport region on Tuesday afternoon at 3 PM.


Visit the Cleanup Status Update page for details on the status of all GBT routes before heading out.


Please use caution while walking to and from bus stops and expect delays and detours. Thank you all for your continued patience through the storm and clean-up. Stay safe!


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Feb 11, 2013
Blizzard Nemo Cleanup Status 2/11/13 7:24 PM

UPDATE: 2/12/13 12:11 PM

We're currently testing the routes and will make an announcement at approximately 1 PM.

UPDATE: 2/11/13 7:24 PM

While the clean-up continues, Greater Bridgeport Transit hopes to resume limited bus service in the Bridgeport region on Tuesday afternoon.

 

Beginning at 12:00 noon on 2/12/13, GBT plans to resume operation on routes that have been fully cleared.


Both morning and afternoon services on GBT routes 7, 19 Express and 22 Express are canceled.


Riders can visit the Cleanup Status Update page for details on the status of all GBT routes before heading out.


Please use caution while walking to and from bus stops and expect delays and detours. Thank you all for your continued patience through the storm and clean-up. Stay safe!


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Feb 11, 2013
Blizzard Nemo Cleanup Status 2/11/13 3:54 PM

UPDATE: 2/11/13 3:54 PM

GBT service will not run Tuesday morning. We are currently assessing the possibility of resuming services to some routes by Tuesday afternoon. We'll have an update this evening after 8 PM.


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Feb 11, 2013
Blizzard Nemo Cleanup Status


GBT Service Status Following Storm NEMO

GBT crews are working around the clock to restore normal bus service. Below is a listing of all GBT services with the current status which will be updated every few hours until full service is safely restored.


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Feb 10, 2013
Winter Weather Alert#3 2/10/13

All GBT Services are Cancelled for Monday February 11th. 


Because of the continuing clean-up effort following the storm and the condition of many of the roads in the region, all Greater Bridgeport Transit Services in the Bridgeport Region are canceled for Monday, February 11th. Please stay tuned for updates and information regarding the return to normal service. Stay safe. 


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Feb 10, 2013
Winter Weather Alert#2 2/10/13

While routes are currently being evaluated, GBT is announcing that there will be no service operating on the following routes on Monday, February 11th:

Coastal Link Service
Route 7
Route 14
Route 15
Route 16
Route 19
Route 22
Route 23


Other cancellations may follow. Please stay tuned.


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Feb 10, 2013
Winter Weather Alert 2/10/13

GBT crews are working around the clock to prepare for resuming bus service in the Bridgeport  region sometime on Monday. No decisions have been made about the time services will be available. Please stay tuned for updates later today and tonight. Stay safe.
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Feb 9, 2013
Weather Alert#2 2-9-13

Because of the heavy snow, dangerous travel conditions and difficult clean-up, all GBT bus services in the Bridgeport region are suspended until Monday morning. Check back regularly for updates. Stay safe.
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Feb 9, 2013
Winter Weather Alert 2/9/13

Because of the storm, all GBT bus services in the Bridgeport region are cancelled for Saturday. Service is expected to resume Sunday Morning. Stay safe.
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Feb 8, 2013
Winter Weather Alert 2/8/13

Because of the storm, all Greater Bridgeport Transit bus service in the Bridgeport region will be suspended at 3:50 pm Friday (the last pulse from the Bus Station will be at 3:50) and will not resume until at least 12:00 noon Saturday. Check back regularly.

 

Debido a la tormenta, el servicio de autobuses de GBT sera suspendido el dia Viernes a las 3:50 pm comenzando nuevamente el dia Sabado a las 12:00 del medio dia.

 


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Feb 7, 2013
Winter Weather Alert

We are watching weather forecasts and the approaching storm. Stay tuned for updates on possible service interruptions.
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Jan 28, 2013
Winter Weather Alert

Weather forecasters are calling for a wintery mix this afternoon. Please leave additional time for your commute. Be safe.
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Jan 23, 2013
Bus Station Open to Stay Warm

City, GBT to Open Bus Terminal as warming center today from 2-6 PM. Coffee and hot chocolate will be provided.
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Jan 20, 2013
Service Changes

Reminder: on Monday, January 21st GBT will be operating on a Saturday service schedule in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Service Changes Effective 1/20/13

More Info >>


Cambios en el servicio, effectivo effectivo 20 de enero de 2013.
Más noticias >>



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Jan 15, 2013
Service Changes


In an effort to improve quality of service, Greater Bridgeport Transit is making changes to our service, effective January 20, 2013.


En un esfuerzo por mejorar la calidad del servicio, Greater Bridgeport Transit está realizando cambios los siguientes servicios, effectivo 20 de enero de 2013. 


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Dec 31, 2012
New Years Day Schedule

Buses will be running on a Sunday schedule on New Years Day.
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Dec 30, 2012
Winter Weather Alert

Service is operating on or close to schedule this morning. Be safe!
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Dec 29, 2012
Winter Weather Alert

Due to the storm, riders should plan for service delays on Sunday. Stay tuned.
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Dec 29, 2012
Winter Weather Alert

Due to the storm, please expect delays throughout the service region. Riders should also expect delays of 20-30 minutes on routes 4, 8 and 17.
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Dec 26, 2012
Winter Weather Alert

A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for the region. Please expect minor delays. Stay warm and be safe.
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Dec 26, 2012
Changes | Cambios Rt 15 & 23

Effective 1/2/13 | Effectivo 2 de enero 2013

Changes in Routes 15 & 23

Grant Street in Bridgeport will be permanently closed to traffic between Central Ave. and Mill Hill Ave. beginning on 1/2/13. This effects GBT Routes 15 & 23.

Cambios en la Ruta 15 y la Ruta 23

Grant St. en Bridgeport, entre central Ave. y Mill Hill Ave. será permanentemente cerrada al tráfico desde el 1/2/2013. Entraran en vigencia para las Rutas 15 & 23.


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Dec 5, 2012
Testing Alert System

Testing Weather Alert System. Please disregard this message.


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Nov 9, 2012
Hurricane Sandy Recovery Alert

All routes are running. Please expect occasional delays due to storm cleanup efforts.


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Oct 3, 2012
Oct 5 Detour Cancelled

Detour scheduled for Friday Oct 5 has been cancelled. Routes 15 & 23 will run as normally scheduled.
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Oct 2, 2012
Rt. 15 & 23 Detour on 10/5/12

Routes 15 & 23 Detour
on Friday, October 5th, 2012
from 4:00pm to 10:00pm

 

On Arctic Street, between Pembroke Street and Caroline Street


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Sep 28, 2012
ALERT - Heavy Rains & Flooding

Heavy rains and flooding in many areas. Expect delays in service throughout the storm and immediately following.

 

After the storm: All services operating normally.


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Sep 6, 2012
Route 5 Service Changes | Ruta 5 Cambios en el servico

Effective: September 9, 2012

Minor change in routing for Eastbound trips.

 

Efectivo: 9 de Septiembre 2012

Pequeños cambios en las Ruta del Este.


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Sep 1, 2012
New Buses are Here.



New buses begin rolling into service on Tuesday, September 4, 2012.
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Aug 30, 2012
Labor Day Bus Schedule

On Monday, September 3, 2012, GBT will be operating on a Sunday service schedule.

Have a safe, fun holiday!


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Jun 29, 2012
July 4th Schedule


Reminder - On Wednesday, July 4, 2012 GBT will be operating on a Sunday service schedule. Have a safe, fun holiday!
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Jun 19, 2012
Hot Weather Alert - Bus Station to Open as Public Cooling Station

Take the Bus - Take A Break - Stay Cool!

 

City, GBT to open main bus station terminal as cooling center on Wednesday June 20 and Thursday June 21.


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May 25, 2012
Memorial Day


On Memorial Day, May 28th, GBT will be operating on a Sunday schedule. Enjoy the holiday!
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May 17, 2012
MAY 21, 2012 PAC MEETING - CANCELLED

May 7, 2012
Two Hybrid Buses Join Fleet



On Friday, April 20, 2012, GBT added two new Hybrid buses to it's fleet at a ribbon cutting ceremony at the bus station.
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Apr 9, 2012
Open House | Jornada de Puertas Abiertas



April 16 - 19
Please join us to let us know how GBT buses can better serve you.

 

16 hasta 19 abril
Acompáñenos para hacernos saber la forma en que los autobuses de GBT pueden servirle mejor. Asista a cualquier jornada de puertas abiertas en cualquier locación.


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Mar 23, 2012
No Alerts

No Alerts

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Feb 28, 2012
Winter Weather Advisory 2/28/12

A Mix of Snow, Sleet and Freezing Rain Predicted.
12 noon, Weds. 2/29/12 through 10 AM, Thurs. 3/1/12

 

Because the snow and ice may impede travel conditions and limit visibility, delays and detours in GBT bus service may occur. Please be sure to allow for extra time for travel and consider your return trip. During the storm, we'll be posting regular updates here and on Facebook and Twitter.

 

Stay warm, stay safe!


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Feb 24, 2012
Save the Date


 

Save the Date

GBT will be joining its community partners again this year to celebrate Earth Day 2012. GBT's events will be held on Friday, April 20th and we'll be at the Zoo's Party for the Planet on the weekend of the 21st and 22nd. Please join us!


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Feb 24, 2012
A Wintry Mix

Good morning riders - A wintry mix of wet snow, sleet and rain this morning in our area - damp and chilly.  All routes are in operation but some minor weather related delays are expected. Please leave extra time for your trip today.


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Feb 14, 2012
Presidents Day

 

Reminder - GBT will be operating on a Saturday schedule this Presidents Day, February 20, 2012. 

 

Note: Routes 22X and 23 will operate on their regular schedules.


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Feb 10, 2012
Snow Alert

Up to four inches of snow is expected late tonight and tomorrow throughout the region. We expect all Saturday services to remain running with possible minor delays. Riders should expect minor delays throughout the storm.

 

If weather worsens, please monitor our Facebook page for the latest service updates.
Stay warm, stay safe!


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Jan 19, 2012
Service Changes | Cambios en el servicio

GBT is making a series of service changes that will go into effect on Sunday January 22, 2012. These changes will effect riders on GBT Routes 5, 8, 10, 14, 16, and 18. All other routes and schedules are unchanged.

 

GBT está realizando una serie de cambios en el servicio, que entrarán en vigencia el domingo 22 de enero de 2012. Estos cambios afectarán a los pasajeros de las rutas GBT 5, 8, 10, 14, 16, y 18. Todas las demás rutas y horarios no tendrán cambios.


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Jan 13, 2012
Service Reminder: Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Reminder: Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Monday, January 16, 2012 all buses will run on Saturday Service Schedule.
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Dec 27, 2011
Special Service Reminder for New Year's Weekend

News for the New Year:

Don't forget that the Monday following New Year's Day is running on the Sunday level service.


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Nov 21, 2011
Holiday Service

* Correction to the Holiday Service Schedules in the Riders Guides:

1)  Friday following Thanksgiving is a Regular Weekday Service

2)  Monday following Christmas Day is Sunday Level Service

3)  Monday following New Year's Day is Sunday Level Service


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Nov 12, 2011
Service changes January, 22 2012

GBT Service Changes Happening on January 22, 2012 - Routes 5, 10, 16, 18 and 14

 

This fall, GBT held a series of information sessions and a public hearing regarding service changes that would take place later this winter. The sessions were well attended and some of the proposals have been modified as a result of public comments.  The general changes are described below and updated maps and schedules will be available soon.

 

 


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Oct 31, 2011
Route 14 Proposed Service Changes

PUBLIC HEARING

Route 14 Proposed Service Changes

TUES | Nov. 8 | 6 PM
5866 Main Street, Trumbull, CT
in the First Selectman's Long Hill Conference Room

 

GBT is proposing the elimination of Saturday service on GBT Route 14 which provides local service from Trumbull Mall to Route 111 in Trumbull and Monroe.


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Oct 29, 2011
Possible Storm Delays

 

Riders should expect minor delays throughout the storm.


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Oct 28, 2011
Winter weather already?

 

Sign up below for winter weather service alerts.


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Sep 30, 2011
Thanks!

There are no new service alerts. Thanks for riding with us.
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Sep 16, 2011
Service Changes Being Considered for December 2011

Reminder: Service Changes Being Considered for December 2011

 

GBT is considering several service changes that are proposed to go into effect in December 2011. While we are working on the changes, we would like to hear from you. Below is a summary of the changes being considered along with ways you can share your thoughts with us. The changes are being planned to ensure buses operate on time, to provide access to new locations and to reduce services in some areas. The final schedules will be prepared in September after we hear from you. These proposed changes involve GBT Routes 5, 10, 16, 18 and the Trumbull Corporate Park Connector.

 


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Sep 9, 2011
If you see something, say something

If you see something, say something.

 

If you see something, say something.

 

GBT thanks our passengers and reminds them to:

  • Be alert to unattended packages.
  • Be wary of suspicious behavior.
  • Take notice of people in bulky or inappropriate clothing.
  • Report exposed wiring or other irregularities.
  • Report anyone tampering with surveillance cameras or entering unauthorized areas.

And remember, if you see something, say something. Alert a police officer or bus operator.

 


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Sep 2, 2011
Labor Day

On Labor Day Monday, September 5th GBT will be operating a Sunday service schedule. Enjoy the holiday!
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Aug 29, 2011
Following the Storm

   

All services are back in operation following the storm. Riders should expect minor delays and detours during the clean-up. Please leave additional time for travel.


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Aug 27, 2011
HURRICANE IRENE UPDATE

Due to the approach of Hurricane Irene GBT announces the following service updates:



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Aug 26, 2011
HURRICANE IRENE UPDATE

Due to the Hurricane GBT announces the following service changes:


Saturday, August 27th: GBT will operate on regular Saturday service while it is safe to do so. The storm may force the suspension of service early Saturday afternoon.   Riders should avoid travel if possible and stay tuned to www.gogbt.com or WICC Radio AM 600 for up-to-date service announcements.

 

Sunday, August  28th, GBT will not operate any services on Sunday.

 

Monday, August 29th:  Riders should stay tuned to www.gogbt.com for updates on services following the storm and should expect delays.

 

Be safe!

 

 


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Aug 25, 2011
Hurricane Irene Updates

IMPORTANT HURRICANE IRENE UPDATES


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Aug 5, 2011
Go With The Flow

 

Go With The Flow 

 

Remember to use the rear doors when exiting and never cross in front of the bus. Have a safe ride!


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Jul 21, 2011
Seaside Park Detour - July 19 - July 25, 2011

Routes 1 & 9 Detours for Gathering of the Vibes Concert in Seaside Park

July 19th - July 25th, 2011



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Jun 30, 2011
July 4th 2011

 

Independence Day Service Schedule - July 4th 2011

 

Sure - you can still get to that cookout. On Monday, July 4th GBT will be operating a Sunday service. Have a great holiday!


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Jun 17, 2011
Route 5 Detour June 21, 2011

 

June 21, 2011 Detour  - Route 5 Riders

 

On Tuesday, June 21 GBT Route 5 buses will be detoured due to a day-long construction project at the intersection of Canfield Avenue and Brewster Street in Black Rock. Route 5 will not travel on Schofield  Avenue and will turn around by turning right onto Fox Street, right onto Canfield Avenue and Right onto Brewster Street. The bus will not serve Schofield Avenue and Canfield Avenue east of Brewster Street. Riders boarding at these locations should use bus stops along Fairfield Avenue.  No schedule delays are expected. We are sorry for the inconvenience.


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Jun 16, 2011
FaceBook

 

Become a GBT fan on Facebook. Follow the link at the bottom of this page.


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May 24, 2011
Memorial Day 2011

 

Reminder - GBT will be operating on a Sunday schedule this Memorial Day Monday May 30, 2011.


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May 24, 2011
Stratford Avenue Bridge Closure

CL, 10 and 13 Riders Should Expect Delays This Morning

 

Due to an emergency bridge closure on Stratford Avenue, CL, Route 10 and 13 buses are being detoured onto Seaview Avenue, Crescent Avenue and Waterview Avenue. Riders should expect some delays. The duration of the closure is unknown at this time. Check back throughout the day for details.


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May 18, 2011
CONNECTICUT PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION COMMISSION TO HOLD PUBLIC HEARING

The Connecticut Public Transportation Commission will hold a public hearing May 26, 2011 at 7:30 pm in West Haven at the West Haven City Hall, 355 Main Street, Harriett North room, 2nd floor.  


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Apr 27, 2011
Bridgeport Bluefish Opening Day!

 

Let us Take You Out to the Ball Game - This season, GBT riders can get $2.00 off Bridgeport Bluefish tickets at any Thursday home game. Just present your ziptrip pass at the box office.


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Apr 21, 2011
Earth Day

 

Join us to celebrate Earth Day today - Live broadcast from the bus station on WICC Radio this evening from 4:00 - 7:00.


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Apr 19, 2011
Earth Day 2011 Celebration!

   

Be sure to visit the Downtown Bridgeport Bus Station on April 21st to celebrate Earth Day with GBT.


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Apr 16, 2011
Party for the Planet

Join us at Party for the Planet today at Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo - 1875 Noble Avenue, Bridgeport 10 am to 3 pm. More>>

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Apr 15, 2011
Earth Day 2011

Every day is Earth Day.

 


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Mar 26, 2011
Reminder GBT Service Changes March 27 2011

UPDATE: 3/26/11 | 11:45 PM

All schedules and maps on the site have been updated to reflect the new service changes.

 

Reminder: Service Changes This Sunday March 27th

GBT will be making changes to several routes and schedules beginning Sunday, March 27th. If you are a rider on any of the following routes, please take a moment to view the changes:

 

8, 10, 13, 14, 19 Express, 23, The Trumbull Corporate Park Connector and the Lordship Connector

 

For details of the changes click here.

 

Bus Tracker Update

The GBT Bus Tracker will be off-line until April 1st for an update.

Sorry for the inconvenience.


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Mar 21, 2011
Trip Planner Update

Attention Trip Planner Users 

 

Please note that the GBT Trip Planner now includes schedules that will go into effect on March 27, 2011. To plan your trip between today and Sunday, please click here or call our customer service representatives at: (203) 333-3031.


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Mar 11, 2011
GBT Service Changes for March 27th.

GBT is making a series of service changes that will go into effect on Sunday March 27, 2011. These changes will effect riders on GBT Routes 8, 10, 13, 14, 19X, 23, The Trumbull Corporate Park Connector and The Lordship Connector. All other routes and schedules are unchanged. See the Notice to Riders on our home page.


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Feb 28, 2011
No Service Alerts

 

There are no service alerts at this time. Have a good day.


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Feb 15, 2011
President's Day Service Alert

President's Day Service Reminder:  On Monday, February 21 2011 GBT will be operating on a Saturday schedule, except Routes 22X and 23, which operate on a regular weekday schedule.


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Feb 8, 2011
Telling Your Story - Video

Back in November, we asked our riders to come down to the bus station to talk with us about how they use our service and how it makes a difference in their lives. Check out the video featuring our riders!


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Feb 2, 2011
GBT Service Update 5:46 am

Greater Bridgeport Transit bus services in the Bridgeport Region are operating. Riders should expect delays. Detours on 6, 13, 17 and 18.  Allow extra time for travel. Please check www.gogbt.com regularly throughout the day for service updates or cancellations.

 

Current Services are:


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Feb 1, 2011
Snow and Ice Expected

Snow and ice expected. Stay tuned for detailed service updates during the morning commute.
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Feb 1, 2011
February 1 GBT Service Update

5:59 am

 

Greater Bridgeport Transit - Snow Storm Service Update for February 1 and 2

 

All Greater Bridgeport Transit bus services in the Bridgeport Region are operating on or close to schedule.  Please check www.gogbt.com for service updates throughout the storms today and tomorrow.


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Jan 28, 2011
Sign-up for GBT Alerts

 

All services are currently operating normal schedules. Be ready for the next storm. Sign-up for GBT text or e-mail alerts below.


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Jan 27, 2011
Service Update 3 Storm January 2011

Greater Bridgeport Transit -  1, CL, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 13, 15, 17 all operating. Other routes to resume afternoon schedules. 

Please use caution as you make your way to the bus stops.

Allow extra time for travel today.

We will update www.gogbt.com regularly with specific route information.

Current Services are:


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Jan 27, 2011
Storm January 27 2011

Greater Bridgeport Transit - Snow Storm Service Update for Thursday January 27

 

All Greater Bridgeport Transit bus services in the Bridgeport Region are delayed until 9:00 am this morning. Please check back later this morning for additional updates.


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Jan 26, 2011
Snow Storm January 26 27 2011

2:10 pm

 

Greater Bridgeport Transit - Snow Storm Service Update for Wednesday January 26 and Thursday January 27

 

Allow extra time for travel today and tomorrow.

 

We will be posting service updates by 4:00 am on Thursday morning.  

 

Please check back as you plan your morning commute.

 

We will update www.gogbt.com regularly with specific route delays. Current Services are:

 

 


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Jan 25, 2011
GBT Service Update

Service Update for Wednesday January 26, 2011  - Allow Extra Time for Travel

 

Snow likely before 4 pm, then rain, snow, and sleet. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

Wednesday Night: Snow. North wind between 16 and 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches possible.

 

Be Ready

 

We will operate service while it is safe to do so. Riders should expect delays during the storm and during clean-up. Allow extra time for travel and have your fare or ziptrip pass ready.


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Jan 25, 2011
Snow Again

 

All buses are operating on a normal weekday schedule.


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Jan 21, 2011
Storm Update January 21

Be Ready

 

All GBT buses are operating on  a normal weekday schedule. Riders should expect delays during the storm, and during clean-up.

 

We will operate service while it is safe to do so.  Allow extra time for travel and have your fare or ziptrip pass ready. We will update www.gogbt.com regularly throughout the storm with specific route delays.

 

Commuters transferring to trains should check train schedules at www.mta.info and  www.shorelineeast.com/index.php.

 

If service is to be changed or cancelled, GBT will announce it on-board buses, at the bus terminal, at www.gogbt.com and through local news: Radio AM 600 and Radio Cumbre AM 1450.

 

 


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Jan 18, 2011
Storm Update January 18

All GBT routes are currently operating on a normal schedule. Riders should visit www.gogbt.com throughout the storm for updates. Get the latest updates sent to you by text message or email by signing up for rider alerts below.


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Jan 14, 2011
Martin Luther King Day Service Reminder

Martin Luther King Day Service Reminder:  On Monday, January 17, 2011 GBT will be operating on a Saturday schedule, except Routes 22X and 23, which operate on a regular weekday schedule.


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Jan 13, 2011
Back on Schedule

All services are operating on a normal schedule.


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Jan 12, 2011
Storm Service Update

 

The following services are now operating and will operate on their regular schedule this evening: 1,CL, 3,4,6,7,8,9,10,13,15,17. We are planning to operate a normal weekday schedule Thursday. Please visit www.gogbt.com for updates during the morning commute.


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Jan 12, 2011
GBT Service Update

 

Service has been restored to GBT routes 3, 6, 7, 9, 10, 13 and 15. Riders should expect some delays.


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Jan 12, 2011
Service Update

GBT  to Begin Limited Service at 12:00 Noon Today

 

At 12:00 today at the Bridgeport Bus Station, GBT will begin the operation of limited service on the following bus routes:


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Jan 12, 2011
Storm Update

The winter storm accumulations have made many main and local roads impassable. The delay in GBT bus service in the Bridgeport region has been extended until at least 12:00 noon today.


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Jan 12, 2011
Storm January 12 2011

Many local and main roads are impassable due to the storm. Bus service is delayed at least until 8:00 am. More information to follow. Visit www.gogbt.com for details as the storm progresses.


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Jan 11, 2011
Winter Weather Alert

Snow Storm Service Update

 

The latest from National Weather Service for Tuesday and Wednesday - Snow, mainly after 8 pm. Chance of precipitation is 100%.  New snow accumulation of 6 to 10 inches possible.

 

Be Ready

 

GBT will operate service while it is safe to do so. Riders should expect delays during the storm, and during clean-up. Allow extra time for travel and have your fare or ziptrip pass ready.

 

Commuters transferring to trains should check train schedules at www.mta.info and  www.shorelineeast.com/index.php.

 

If service is to be changed or cancelled, GBT will announce it on-board buses, at the bus terminal, at www.gogbt.com and through local news: Radio AM 600 and Radio Cumbre AM 1450.

 

We will update www.gogbt.com regularly throughout the storm with specific route delays.

 


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Jan 7, 2011
Weather and GBT Service Update

The latest weather forecast calls for snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches. This winter weather may lead to service delays.  Please plan your travel accordingly and visit www.gogbt.com for updates.


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Jan 6, 2011
Weather Update

Current Weather forecast for tonight and tomorrow is snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches. Chance of snow near 100 percent. Check www.gogbt.com for service updates.


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Jan 5, 2011
Heated Shelters

Heated Shelters on the Platforms - This month GBT will begin construction of five heated shelters along the platforms at the bus terminal.
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Jan 3, 2011
Norwalk Transit Fare Increase

NORWALK TRANSIT FARE INCREASES EFFECTIVE JANUARY 7, 2012


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Jan 3, 2011
Sign Up for Alerts

Get service change alerts and information about upcoming GBT promotions by text or e-mail by signing-up below!


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Dec 30, 2010
Service Level New Year's Day

This Saturday - New Year's Day, GBT will be operating a Sunday schedule. Best wishes for a happy and prosperous New Year from all of the staff at GBT!


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Dec 28, 2010
Following the Storm

Riders should expect minor delays during the clean-up following the storm. Get ready for the next one by signing-up for e-mail and text alerts below. Travel safely.


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Dec 27, 2010
Storm Update

Heavy snow and slippery roads are causing major delays in service.


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Dec 26, 2010
Metro-North Trains to operate Sunday Schedule on Monday, December 27th

Attention Train Commuters - This from the Metro-North website: On Monday, December 27th, Metro-North will operate a regular Sunday schedule on the Hudson, Harlem and New Haven lines due to the blizzard.


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Dec 26, 2010
GBT Service Updates Throughout the Storm

Visit gogbt.com for the latest service updates during and after the storm.
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Dec 13, 2010
During Severe Winter Weather

Learn about service changes or cancellations during severe winter weather by signing-up for GBT alerts at gogbt.com (below), following us on twitter, becoming a fan on our Facebook page or listening to WICC AM 600 or WCUM AM 1450.


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Oct 15, 2010
Detours Sunday October 17, 2010

Heads-Up This Sunday October 17th at Trumbull Mall

 

On Sunday, October 17, 2010, there will be no access to the Trumbull Mall until 10:00 am due to construction. GBT routes and riders will be impacted. Below are our alternate routes for 3 and 4, 6 and 8 on Sunday morning:

 


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Oct 1, 2010
Congressman Himes and Mayor Finch to Announce Federal Funding for GBT

Congressman Himes and Mayor Finch to Announce Federal Funding for GBT

 

We are pleased to announce that GBT will be the recipient of a grant of $1,167,945 for the construction of the first phase of the Facility Expansion and Improvement Project (FEIP). The funding is from the Federal Transit Administration's discretionary State of Good Repair program and will be matched with $291,981 from the Connecticut Department of Transportation.

 

The first phase of the project includes the replacement of the 80,394 square foot roof on our maintenance and storage facility at One Cross Street in Bridgeport, to be followed by the installation of a vegetative roof and photovoltaic power generation system in a later phase.

 

We hope that you will join us to announce the award.


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Sep 2, 2010
Hurricane Earl Update

The National Weather Service indicates that Hurricane Earl will be in our area late Friday afternoon: www.weather.gov

 

GBT will operate all fixed route and paratransit services according to their regular schedules as long as it is safe. Here are a few travel tips:


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Aug 26, 2010
Proposed Increase in GBT Youth, 7 and 31 Day Passes

GBT announces the opportunity for public comment on the dates and at the times below. The purpose of these public hearings is to receive comments on a proposal to increase the cost of Youth, 7 and 31-day bus passes on or about October 17, 2010.

 

A few important points:

 


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Aug 20, 2010
Coastal Link Detour Milford Center

On Saturday, August 21, 2010, from 9:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Coastal Link buses will be detoured off of Bridgeport Ave. in Milford between Boston Post Rd. and Cherry St., bypassing Milford Center and Milford Green during the Oyster Fest. 


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Aug 16, 2010
Site Maintenance

WebWatch users - GBT's bus tracking system will be off-line for a brief period this morning for site maintenance. Please visit again.


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Aug 11, 2010
Temporary Detour

GBT Routes 1, 6, 19X, 22X - On Thursday, August 12 from approximately 8:00 am to 12:00 noon we will be unable to serve the following bus stops in Bridgeport due to police activity:

 


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Jul 29, 2010
Friday, July 30, 2010 - Road Closures and Detours Due to Funerals for Bridgeport Firefighters

Update 10:35 am July 30 Minor delays on GBT routes 3,4,6,8,10,17

 

On Friday, July 30, road closures and heavy traffic  are expected at various times of the day. Riders should expect delays throughout the GBT system and schedule their travel accordingly. Updated information will be posted here throughout the day. As of now, the closures and detours are:


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Jul 28, 2010
Funeral Services for Bridgeport Firefighters

Large crowds are expected for funeral services for Bridgeport Firefighters on Friday July 30. Temporary road closures are expected in various locations. Riders should expect detours and minor delays. More details will be posted here as they become available.


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Jul 23, 2010
Gathering of the Vibes Concert in Seaside Park

Route 1 and 9 Detours

 

From Saturday, July 24 through Sunday, August 1, the 2010 Gathering of the Vibes Concert will be set-up and held in Bridgeport's Seaside Park.  This event requires the closure of Waldemere Avenue, served by Route 1 and the section of Atlantic Street from Iranistan Avenue along Seaside Park, served by Route 9. 

 

 


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Jul 2, 2010
Detour at Westfield CT Post Mall on Saturday, July 3 after 4 pm

On Saturday July 3 after 4 pm CL buses will not enter CT Post Mall in Milford.  Buses will pick-up and drop-off on the Post Road in front of Macy's and at the corner of East Town Road when traveling from Bridgeport and on the Post Road in front of Burger King when traveling to Bridgeport. 

 

Additionally, please remember that on Monday July 5 all GBT routes will operate according to Sunday Schedule.


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Jul 1, 2010
Detour at Westfield Trumbull Mall

On Friday, July 2, 2010 (starting at 7:00 a.m.) GBT buses will not use the bus stop in Westfield Trumbull Mall across from Macy's. Instead, buses will pick-up and drop-off at Door 6, between Target and Lord and Taylor.

 

Additionally, please remember that on Monday, July 5th, all GBT routes will operate according to Sunday Schedule in observation of the Independence Day Holiday.


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Jun 29, 2010
Sunday Service on July 5

In observance of the Independence Day Holiday, GBT will be operating a Sunday schedule on Monday, July 5. Have a safe and enjoyable holiday.
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Jun 25, 2010
Barnum Festival Parade Detours Routes 4 and 10 Affected

The Barnum Festival's Great Street Parade will occur this Sunday, June 27th.  The parade assembles and starts at Clinton Ave. & North Ave.  Assembly is 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. 

 

The Parade steps off at 11:00 a.m., traveling up North Ave. to Park Ave.  It will then turn north on Park Ave. and then east on Capitol Ave., then south on Lincoln Blvd. to terminate at Central High School. 

 

Detours will be in effect for Route 4 (which will be in effect from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. during the Parade) and Route 10, (which will be in effect from 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. while the Parade is assembling). 


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Jun 25, 2010
All Services are Operating During the Clean-up

GBT buses are operating. Expect some delays and detours during the clean-up following Thursday's storm.  


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Jun 24, 2010
Service Continues

GBT buses are still operating following the storm this afternoon. Due to fallen trees, down power lines and traffic signal problems, riders should expect major delays on most routes tonight and Friday. Service will be operating during the curfew.
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Jun 24, 2010
After the Storm

Following storm GBT routes are in service. Due to fallen trees power lines expect major  delays.


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Jun 22, 2010
Bridgeport Fire Dept. and Greater Bridgeport TransitTeam Up to Promote Safe Asleep


 

The Bridgeport Fire Department and Greater Bridgeport Transit will take the "wraps" off the "We'll Install it for Free" bus marketing campaign designed to promote the Fire Department's Safe Asleep Smoke Alarm program during an event at the downtown bus terminal on Thursday, June 24 at 11 a.m.


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Jun 15, 2010
GBT Drivers Win Statewide Transit Roadeo (Again!)


Drivers from Greater Bridgeport Transit once again received first place honors at the Connecticut Statewide Transit Roadeo. 


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Jun 8, 2010
Service Back to Normal

Bridgeport Bus Station open and GBT bus service back to normal following gas leak on Water Street in downtown Bridgeport.


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May 26, 2010
Road Repairs Delays on CL and 10

Paving and road repairs continue on Stratford Avenue and Connecticut Avenue in Bridgeport. CL and Route 10 riders should expect delays.


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May 25, 2010
Riders Help Record GBT Radio Spot


In April 2010 we recorded a new radio spot at the WEBE/WICC studios in downtown Bridgeport with the help of GBT riders John Garnett II, Sylvia Roque, and John Silbert.

 

We'd like to extend a special thanks to these folks for coming down to the studio to help. We really appreciate it!

 

Listen to the radio spot >>


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May 20, 2010
CL Detours for Fairfield Ave Stop from 9 PM - 6 AM through June 19

CL Detours for Fairfield Ave Stop from 9 PM - 6 AM through June 19 due to road construction.


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May 7, 2010
Minor Detour on GBT Route 8 â Saturday May 8, 2010

Minor Detour on GBT Route 8 on Saturday May 8, 2010


Due to SportsFest 2010, the several stops will not be served by GBT Route 8 northbound trips on Saturday May 8, 2010 between 11:00 am and 7:00 pm.

 

Click "More info" below for the full list of stops.


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May 4, 2010
Detours & Delays Rt 3, 13, 15, 17 & 23

Detours in effect in Bridgeport 5/4: Madison Avenue Construction—buses detouring onto Cleveland Avenue. Route 3 riders expect delays. Also, various and changing detours on Seaview Avenue, Central Ave. and Boston Ave. Route 13, 15, 17 and 23 riders may experience some delays.
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Apr 30, 2010
Route 3 Detour & Delays Today

Intermittent Madison Ave. construction both directions at Capitol Ave. Buses are detouring onto Cleveland Ave. Route 3 riders expect minor delays.
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Apr 29, 2010
There are no alerts today

There are no alerts today.
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Apr 29, 2010
GBT is now on Facebook
| GBT is now on Facebook

We are now posting information about GBT services — including Rider Alerts, Service Changes and Detours, as well as events and special deals on our Facebook page.

 

 

Keep up to date by becoming a GBT fan!


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Apr 21, 2010
Cleaner Buses, Cleaner Air


GBT is in the process of retrofitting over 70% of it's bus fleet with EPA-approved clean technology filtration systems which:
  • reduce particulate matter by 90%
  • reduce Carbon Monoxide by 85%
  • reduce Hydro Carbons by 85%

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Jan 21, 2010
Service Alert: Boston Avenue is closed at Seaview Avenue

Boston Avenue is closed at Seaview Avenue — Route 13 and 17 riders should expect delays.


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Oct 16, 2009
Looking Ahead - The GBT Facility Expansion and Improvement Project (FEIP)
| GBT Facilities Expansion and Improvement Project (FEIP)

GBT has applied for funding under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) - Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) program for its Facility Expansion and Improvement Project.


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Oct 7, 2009
Grand Prize - GBT Receives Second AdWheel Award
| GBT Wins AdWheels Award
Grand Prize! And all thanks to you. You may recall all of the GBT events on Earth Day 2009 - Thanks to the great turn-out and rider participation, GBT has received the First Place and Grand Prize awards for the event from the American Public Transportation Association.
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Sep 9, 2009
Greater Bridgeport Transit Announces Plans to Award $2.8 Million Stimulus Project

GBT will award a $2.8 million engine repowering project to Cummins Power Systems, LLC in Rocky Hill.


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Sep 2, 2009
Labor Day 2009
| Labor Day 2009
On Monday, September 7, 2009, all GBT routes will operate according to a Sunday Schedule.

 

Be safe!


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Aug 28, 2009
GBT Media Advisory
| GBT Media Advisory
Greater Bridgeport Transit Announces Plans to Award $2.8 Million Stimulus Project.

GBT to award a $2.8 million engine repowering project to Cummins Power Systems, LLC in Rocky Hill.


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Aug 25, 2009
Stratford Ave. Bridge Closure - Detours in Effect
| Stratford Ave. Bridge Closure - Detours in Effect
Stratford Ave. Bridge Closure — Detours in Effect Wed., Aug. 26th from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. — A bridge maintenance project will be performed on the Stratford Ave. Bridge over the Pequonnock River in Bridgeport.
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Aug 18, 2009
End of Summer Service Changes on August 30th
| End of Summer Service Changes
Effective Sunday, August 30, 2009, GBT will be modifying some schedules and routes to better serve its riders.

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Aug 6, 2009
Sustainability, Community, and Capital Planning at GBT
| Sustainability, Community, and Capital Planning at GBT

On April 22, 2009, Greater Bridgeport Transit (GBT)-like hundreds of other public transit agencies across the U.S.-celebrated Earth Day by promoting the role public transportation plays in healthy communities.

 

Through a series of events, the agency highlighted the environmental benefits of its bus services and broadcast them throughout the service area.


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Jul 14, 2009
Road Construction Detour in Bridgeport's West End Share
| Road Construction Detour in Bridgeport's West End Share
From July 13, 2009 thru October 30, 2009, traffic will be detoured on Fairfield Ave. between State St. Ext. and Pine St. (the section beneath I-95 and the railroad overpass) between 9:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m.
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Jul 2, 2009
Detour at Westfield CT Post Mall
| Detour at Westfield CT Post Mall

Detour at Westfield CT Post Mall: On Friday, July 3, 2009 (after 5:00 p.m.) &
Saturday, July 4, 2009 (after 7:00 p.m.).


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Jun 24, 2009
July 4 Holiday Service Note
| July 4 Holiday Service Note
GBT will operate a regular weekday schedule on Friday July 3rd and a Sunday schedule on Saturday, July 4th. Enjoy the holiday!
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Jun 17, 2009
Public Forum to Discuss State Increases in Bus Fares
| Public Forum to Discuss State Increases in Bus Fares

Please join state elected officials and transit advocates on Wednesday, June 17, 2009...


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Jun 10, 2009
GBT to Receive Stimulus Funding -Transit Agency Receives $2.8 Million for Bus Project
| GBT to Receive Stimulus Funding
Greater Bridgeport Transit will be receiving a grant of $2.8 million is ARRA funding to complete an engine repowering program on forty buses.

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Jun 9, 2009
GBT Sweeps Statewide Transit Roadeo
| GBT Sweeps Statewide Transit Roadeo

GBT Bus Drivers Take First Place in Every Category.

 

On Sunday, bus drivers from Greater Bridgeport Transit brought home First Place awards in every category at the Connecticut Statewide Transit Roadeo. "We know that we have a superb group of bus drivers and we are very proud of the ones who participated in the roadeo this year" said Ron Kilcoyne, General Manager and Chief Executive Officer for GBT. "This success is an honor for the operators and the whole GBT family".


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May 29, 2009
State Proposes Fare Increase
| State Proposes Fare Increase

Let your legislators know how a proposed fare increase will impact you.

 

You Should Know - The budget released by the office of Governor Rell on May 28th includes a 10% fare increase for rail service and a $0.25 - $0.50 increase in bus fares.


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Apr 23, 2009
Thank You Everyone for Making Earth Day a Success!
| Thank You Everyone for Making Earth Day a Success!
Over 500 sapling trees were given away to riders at the GBT bus station in downtown Bridgeport yesterday and we collected over 40 boxes of food for the Bridgeport Rescue Misson...

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Feb 11, 2013 | | General

Blizzard Nemo Cleanup Status



GBT Service Status Following Storm NEMO

GBT crews are working around the clock to restore normal bus service. Below is a listing of all GBT services with the current status which will be updated every few hours until full service is safely restored.



UPDATE: Tuesday, 2/17/13 11:15 AM

 

Route/Service Status
GBT Access Operating normally. 
Route 1 UB to the Dock Shopping Center Operating normally. 
Coastal Link Operating normally. 
Route 3 Madison Avenue Operating normally. 
Route 4 Park Avenue Operating normally. 
Route 5 Black Rock/Downtown Operating normally. 
Route 6 Trumbull Avenue Operating normally. 
Route 7 Carolton Hospital/Fairfield Operating normally. 
Route 8 Main Street Operating normally. 
Route 9 East Main Street Operating normally. 
Route 10 Black Rock Turnpike/Stratford Avenue Operating normally. 
Route 13 Central Avenue Operating normally. 
Route 14 Route 111/Monroe Operating normally. 
Route 15 Bridgeport Avenue/Derby Operating normally. 
Route 16 Local Stratford Service Operating normally. 
Route 17 Boston Avenue/Cross Town Operating normally. 
Route 19 Express - Route 111/Monroe Operating normally. 
Route 22 Express - Shelton Corporate Park Operating normally. 
Route 23 Stratford/Route 110/Shelton/Derby Operating normally. 


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