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August, 2010

  •   Full Time Lane Closures on Pratt Street Start Monday
    Friday, August 06
    The Baltimore City Department of Transportation recently began its Downtown Infrastructure Improvement Project with construction work along Pratt Street. The Downtown Infrastructure Improvement Project is an extension of the Department of Transportation’s Operation Orange Cone program....
  •   Month of July Ridership Stats
    Tuesday, August 03
    Posted below are the ridership stats for the month of July. Orange Route Total Ridership: 72,588 Average Daily Ridership: 2,342 Average Headway: 14:43 Average Headway morning peak (M – F, 7 am – 9 am): 12:14 Average Headway evening peak (M – F, 4 pm – 6 pm): 16:57     Purple Route Total...

July, 2010

  •   Road construction on Pratt Street, expect delays to Orange Route.
    Friday, July 30
    Staging and road construction on Pratt Street is scheduled to begin on Monday, August 2nd between Paca and Howard Street.  Delays in service are expected along the Orange Route.
  •   Expect minor delays to the Orange Route service this weekend.
    Thursday, July 29
    Please anticipate minor delays to the Orange Route service due to heavy traffic for Otakon at the Baltimore Convention Center this weekend, Friday, July 30 - Sunday, August 1.
  •   Orange and Purple Route have resumed regular service.
    Tuesday, July 20
    Both Orange and Purple Routes have returned to the regular service.
  •   Road closure along Charles St., service suspended to Stop 310 on Purple Route
    Thursday, July 15
    Due to a road closure along Charles Street in preparation for Artscape, the Circulator will suspend service to Stop 310 on the Purple Route. Service to that stop will resume Monday, July 19, at 6:30am. Please anticipate significant delays.
  •   Bus Service for Artscape
    Wednesday, July 14
    The Circulator is offering bus service around Artscape! We have split up our normal Purple Route to service Artscape and areas south. The modified Purple Route will run between Federal Hill and Biddle Street. The dedicated Artscape Route (in Aqua) will run in and around the Artscape festival....
  •   Delays to due heat
    Thursday, July 08
    Due to the extreme heat, our buses are having some mechanical issues that require them to be taken out of service for repair. We apologize for any delays you've been experiencing as a result.
  •   Monday, July 5th, Circulator will run modified hours
    Thursday, July 01
    In observance of the 4th of July national holiday, the Circulator will run modified operating hours on Monday, July 5, with service beginning at 9am and ending at 9pm.

June, 2010

  •   A Letter To Our Riders, Headway Delays
    Thursday, June 24
    June 24, 2010 To the riders of the Charm City Circulator: When we initiated Charm City Circulator operations in January, 2010 we committed to a ten-minute headway; that is, our riders would have to wait no longer than ten minutes for the next bus to arrive. As some of our valued riders have...