CATS to hold informational sessions on new service improvement plan

CATS to hold informational sessions on new service improvement plan
(Source: WAFB)

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - The Capital Area Transit System (CATS) is holding a series of informational sessions about the new Service Improvement Plan, which is set to go into effect Sunday, Feb. 24.

CATS to hold informational sessions for public ahead of service changes

The public is invited to attend.

Sessions are scheduled as follows:

  • Tuesday, Feb. 12 at 10:30 a.m. at the BREC Administration Building, 6201 Florida Blvd.
  • Wednesday, Feb. 13 at 5:30 p.m. at the Delmont Gardens Library, 3351 Lorraine St.
  • Thursday, Feb. 14 at 5:30 p.m. at the Bluebonnet Library, 9200 Bluebonnet Blvd.
  • Friday, Feb. 15 at the Baker Library, 3501 Groom Rd., Baker

“We want to ensure that we are communicating our changes to our customers in as many ways as possible,” said CATS CEO Bill Deville. “We have produced new maps and schedules in multiple languages, and we have been sharing information with the public via our website and social media channels. We see these informal sessions as another chance to engage our customers and the community."

CATS employees will be at the sessions to answer questions about the plan. CATS will also be waiving fees the week the plan rolls out. From Feb. 24 through Mar. 2, no customer on a fixed route or paratransit service will be charged to ride.

For more information, click here, or call 225-389-8282.

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