VIA Metropolitan Transit is hosting public meetings to receive comments on the proposed service revisions scheduled for implementation on Monday, Jan. 7, 2019. Additionally, multiple routes will undergo minor schedule adjustments and possible route re-pairings for higher efficiency. The meetings will take place as follows:
5:30 p.m. Doors Open | 6 p.m. Public Meeting
Presentation: January 2019 Proposed Service Revisions
Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018
Collins Garden Library, 200 N. Park Blvd., 78204
Get there: Routes 51 and 54
Monday, Sept. 10, 2018
Texas Diabetes Institute, 701 S. Zarzamora St., 78207
Get there: Route 520
Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018
VIA Metro Center, 1021 San Pedro Ave., 78212
Get there: Routes 3 and 4
Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018
Leon Valley Community Center, 6427 Evers Rd., 78238
Get there: Route 88
Launch New Routes
Route 103 Zarzamora Prímo: Implement new Prímo route connecting Crossroads Park & Ride with Madla Transit Center along Fredericksburg Rd. and Zarzamora St.
Route 672 TAMUSA / Madla Transit Center: Implement a new route to connect Madla Transit Center with Palo Alto Community College, Texas A&M University – San Antonio, and SW General Hospital.
Other Service Changes
Routes 9, 43, and 44: Increase frequency to every 20 minutes on weekdays from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Routes 82 and 88: Increase frequency to every 15 minutes on weekdays from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Route 95: Extend route from Crossroads Park & Ride to Medical Transit Center
Route 101: Rename Route 101 Prímo UTSA / Leon Valley to 501 UTSA / Leon Valley
Route 520: Reestablish Route 520 as new 103 Prímo Zarzamora and adjusting stop spacing.
Proposed Pair Routes
Route 10: Currently paired with Route 44, would be paired with Route 51
Route 14: Currently paired with Route 79, would be paired with Route 44
Route 22: Currently paired with Route 70, would be paired with Route 79
Route 44: Currently paired with Route 10, would be paired with Route 14
Route 46: Currently not paired, would be paired with Route 70
Route 51: Currently paired with Route 82, would be paired with Route 10
Route 70: Currently paired with Route 22, would be paired with Route 46
Route 79: Currently paired with Route 14, would be paired with Route 22
Route 82: Currently paired with Route 51, would continue as Route 95
Route 95: Currently not paired, would would be paired with Route 82
Comments may be submitted at the public meetings or in writing. A court reporter will be available to accept verbal comments. Written comments may be mailed to: Government & Community Relations – January 2019 Service Changes c/o
VIA Metropolitan Transit, P.O. Box 12489, San Antonio, Texas 78212, or by email to [email protected]
For more information, please visit VIAinfo.net. Para información en español, llame a (210) 362-2075.
VIA meeting facilities are wheelchair accessible. Persons with hearing impairments may request an interpreter 48 hours prior to the meeting by calling TDD (210) 362-2019 or call VIA Government & Community Relations at (210) 362-2389.