Notice of Public Hearing
Beaver County Transit Authority
The Beaver County Transit Authority will hold a public hearing at 5:00pm on Monday, March 13, 2017 to receive public comments regarding proposed Midland Flex Route service changes which if approved would take place on May 1, 2017. The hearing will be held in the Board Room of the BCTA Transportation Center, located at 200 West Washington Street, Rochester, PA 15074.
Written comments regarding the proposed changes will be accepted until 3pm on Tuesday, March 28, 2017. All written comments should be mailed or delivered in person to BCTA, 200 West Washington Street, Rochester, PA 15074. Persons not able to attend the meeting may review the proposed modifications by contacting Terri Riley, BCTA Data and Technology Specialist at 724-728-4255 to schedule an appointment prior to the date of the public hearing. All comments received in person or in writing will be reviewed by BCTA’s Board of Directors and taken into consideration when making any final decisions regarding the proposed changes to the service.
Description of Proposed Service Changes:
BCTA proposes to eliminate the fixed route portion of the Midland Flex Route and replace it with door to door service. Service would operate Mondays, Wednesday and Fridays only. Riders currently using the fixed route stops would be able to use the door to door service at the fare rate associated with DART service. An advance reservation would be required to provide accurate arrival times.