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BCTA Proposed Fixed Route Service Changes
January 31, 2019

Please note, BCTA is still accepting public comments. The deadline for comments is 3:00 pm Tuesday, February 19, 2019. Comments can be made in writing at 200 W. Washington St., Rochester, PA 15074 or by email at bcta@bcta.com.

Serves:  Beaver, Vanport, Friendship Ridge, and Hospital

  • Extended to the Beaver Valley Mall via Interstate 376
  • Eliminates the stop at Drug and Alcohol in Vanport

Express 4
Chippewa – ETC – Pittsburgh

  • No Changes Proposed for Express 4


Express 3
Rochester – Economy (N. Lights) – Pittsburgh

  • Replace a weekday 6:20 am and a 6:45 am rush hour trip from Rochester – Pittsburgh with a 6:30 am trip
  • Changed a 4:30 pm and a 5:25 pm departure from Pittsburgh to a 3:30 pm and a 4:30 pm departure to alleviate heavy loads on Rte. 1

Route 2
Rochester, Monaca, Center Township, Aliquippa and Ambridge

  • Serves Rochester Transportation Center, Beaver Valley Mall and commercial areas in Center Township, Brodhead Road, CCBC, Expressway Travel Center, Green Garden Plaza, downtown Aliquippa, downtown Ambridge, Ambridge Regional Park and Ride
  • CCBC service limited to weekdays from 7:00 am -5:45 pm
  • Addition of a 4th Bus – 8:40 am – 6:15 pm to address on-time issues

Route 1
Chippewa, Big Beaver, Beaver Falls, New Brighton, Rochester Township, Rochester, Freedom, Conway, Economy, Baden, Harmony, Ambridge

  • Commuter service to Pittsburgh and In-County service
  • No non-peak service to Allegheny County and Pittsburgh
  • Last bus inbound in the am is at 8:30 am
  • First bus outbound in the pm is at 3:30 pm
  • Serves the Ambridge Regional Park and Ride with convenient connections to the Port Authority
  • Last bus leaving Pittsburgh in the pm is at 7:00 pm; currently 8:00 pm
Beaver County Transit Authority