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COVID-19 Update

Following the City of Pittsfield’s lead on instituting Governor Bakers COVID-19 restrictions, the Berkshire Regional Transit Authority (BRTA) will limit public use of the Intermodal Transportation Center (ITC) beginning Monday March 16, 2020. To assist with social distancing, BRTA has created more open space by eliminating the tables within the concourse area. Your Safety is… [ read more … ]

COVID-19

The Berkshire Regional Transit Authority (BRTA) is committed to the health and safety off all customers utilizing our transit system during this uncertain time of the Covid-19 pandemic. All BRTA vehicles are cleaned every evening using products that are effective against the spread of the Coronavirus. Our facilities are cleaned using the same Coronavirus effective… [ read more … ]

The Berkshire Regional Transit Authority has updated connections for some routes, edited the current schedules for easier customer use, and created a new circulator loop servicing Great Barrington with a starting date of December 30, 2019. With the underutilization of the 21X pilot evening service connecting Pittsfield to Great Barrington, BRTA reviewed the online survey responses… [ read more … ]

Bus Route 11N and 21X Changes

The Berkshire Regional Transit Authority listened to our customers and will change the final run of the evening Bus Route 11N to allow a transfer to the final run of the 21X beginning on Tuesday, September 3, 2019. The last bus from BCC will leave the Main Campus at 9:05 PM to meet up with… [ read more … ]

On Monday, July 1, 2019, the Berkshire Regional Transit Authority (BRTA) will increase the limited evening bus service to include transportation to both North Adams and Great Barrington. Currently there is later evening bus service on the Route 11N-BCC Night Loop. The hours of service will remain the same and will travel: from the Intermodal… [ read more … ]

Taxi Ticket Program Ending

Beginning July 1, 2019, Berkshire Regional Transit Authority’s (BRTA) Taxi Ticket program will no longer sell blue taxi tickets, as this program will be ending. Due to the significant decline in ridership, the BRTA Advisory Board approved the recommendation to discontinue this service. After July 1, 2019, you will no longer be able to purchase… [ read more … ]

BRTA’s Pilot Weekday Evening Service

On Monday, July 1, 2019, the Berkshire Regional Transit Authority (BRTA) will increase the limited evening bus service to include transportation to both North Adams and Great Barrington. Currently there is later evening bus service on the Route 11N-BCC Night Loop. The hours of service will remain the same and will travel: from the Intermodal… [ read more … ]

Expanded BRTA’s Pilot Evening Service

On Tuesday, January 22, 2019, the Berkshire Regional Transit Authority (BRTA) began a pilot program for limited evening bus service. The initial route selected for the later evening bus service was the 11 N-BCC Night Loop and will run weekdays until Friday, May 24, 2019. Using the data collected from customers, operators, riders, and surveys,… [ read more … ]

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