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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...
  •   Sunday, July 4th, Circulator will run extended hours
    Thursday, June 24
    To accommodate 4th of July celebrations, the Circulator will run extended hours on Sunday, July 4, with serve ending at midnight.
  •   Service Alert: Route Changes Saturday, June 19th due to Pride Parade
    Friday, June 18
    We will be running an altered route to accommodate street closures due to the Baltimore Pride Parade. This will be from approximately 1:45pm until Charles Street reopens at approximately 7:15pm. Please note the altered route detailed below: Purple Alternate Route: Charles Street, to...
  •   5th Annual National "Dump the Pump" Day
    Thursday, June 17
    Today is National "Dump the Pump" promoted by the American Public Transit Association and public transportation systems across the country. This initiative encourages people to ride public transportation (instead of driving) and save money. The APTA suggests that in light of the recent oil...
  •   Ambassadors for Baltimore
    Friday, June 11
    Did you know that the Charm City Circulator bus operators receive over 160 hours of training? Not only does this include instruction on proper vehicle operation, traffic laws, route familiarization, but training to act as ambassadors for the Charm City Circulator and the city of Baltimore. In...
  •   New Orange Route Addition: Stop 223 - Little Italy
    Monday, June 07
    Please note: A new stop has been added to the Orange Route, Stop 223 - Little Italy. The stop location is at the intersection of President Street and Eastern Avenue. The following stops have been re-numbered accordingly to reflect the stop addition. Stop 224 - Harbor East Stop 225 - Central Avenue...
  •   Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake Announces Launch of the Charm City Circulator's Purple Route
    Monday, June 07
    Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake was joined by Baltimore City Department of Transportation Director Alfred H. Foxx, Councilman Bill Cole, business, tourism and community leaders at the Cross Street Market to launch the new Purple Route of the Charm City Circulator. The Purple Route is the North/South...

May, 2010

  •   Lombard Street Repaving
    Thursday, May 27
    Multiple closures along Lombard Street due to milling and paving will cause heavy traffic delays in the Downtown area for approximately two weeks. Adjacent streets, including President Street, will be affected by the work. The location of the Lombard Street lane closures will shift as work...
  •   Service Alert: A portion of Lombard St. will be closed Thursday, May 13.
    Thursday, May 13
    The Baltimore City Department of Transportation announced that a portion of Lombard Street will be closed Thursday, May 13 for a groundbreaking ceremony. Lombard Street will be closed to through traffic between Greene and Penn Streets from 9:00 a.m. until 12:00 noon with detours in effect....
  •   Service Alert: Route changes Friday, May 14 due to Preakness Parade of Lights
    Wednesday, May 12
    Service Alert: Due to the Preakness Parade of Lights, please be advised that the Orange Route will be modified on Friday, May 14 from 8:00pm until after the parade. Service to the route will be provided as follows as: Eastern Route: South on President St. to Harbor East, east on Aliceanna St.,...