November 7, 2005

 

 

 GOLDEN GATE TRANSIT AND GOLDEN GATE FERRY 

 SCHEDULE ADJUSTMENTS EFFECTIVE DECEMBER 11 and 12

To improve operating efficiencies, on time performance, connections, and cost effectiveness, Golden Gate Transit and Golden Gate Ferry are making minor schedule adjustment effective December 11 and 12, 2005. In early December, customers may access the new schedules online at www.goldengate.org or they may obtain a copy of the Winter 2005 Bus and Ferry Transit Guide on buses and ferries.

COMMUTE SERVICES

CHANGES EFFECTIVE MONDAY, DECEMBER 12, 2005

Golden Gate Larkspur Ferry (weekdays) 

 

Golden Gate Sausalito Ferry (weekdays)

 

Commute Bus Shuttles

Route 32 (Peacock Gap, San Rafael Transit Center) and Route 34 (Santa Venetia, San Rafael Transit Center) will be CANCELED due to low ridership.

Commute Bus Service

Minor schedule adjustments will be made to these routes: Route 4 (Mill Valley, San Francisco); Route 44 (Marinwood, Lucas Valley, San Rafael Transit Center, San Francisco); Route 73 (Santa Rosa, Rohnert Park, Petaluma, San Francisco); Route 75 (Santa Rosa, Rohnert Park, Cotati, Petaluma, Northgate Industrial Park, Marin Civic Center, San Rafael); Route 93 (San Francisco).

The following changes will also be implemented:

Route 2 (Marin Headlands, Marin City, Sausalito, San Francisco): A southbound trip will be added that begins at Manzanita Park & Ride at 8:56 am serving Marin City at 9 am and  continues south on the regular service route.  Also, see note under Route 60 below.

Route 4 (Mill Valley, San Francisco): A southbound trip will be added at 8:08 am. 

Route 26/27 (San Anselmo, San Rafael, San Francisco) 

Route 54 (San Marin, Novato, San Francisco):  Minor schedule adjustments along with the first northbound trip departing Folsom & 7th St. at 2:30 pm will operate seven (7) minutes LATER north of the Terra Linda Highway 101 Bus Stop through remaining stops.

Route 74 (Petaluma, San Francisco): The 7:11 am southbound departure will depart 15 minutes EARLIER at 6:56 am.

Route 93 (San Francisco):  The first southbound trip departing the Golden Gate Bridge Toll Plaza at 7:05 am will operate five minutes LATER through all stops.

CHANGES EFFECTIVE SUNDAY, DECEMBER 11, 2005

Basic Bus Service

Route 10 (Sausalito, Marin City):  Both 5:30 pm and 6:38 pm northbound trips will be modified to begin EARLIER at 5:12 pm and 6:20 pm respectively serving the stops at Folsom & 7th and Mission & 1st Sts, and then stops on the remainder of the route.

Route 60 (San Rafael, Manzanita Park & Ride, Marin City, Sausalito, San Francisco): The 8.52 am departure from San Rafael Transit Center will be CANCELED, with service replaced by Route 2 for Marin City and Sausalito passengers.  For passengers boarding at the San Rafael Transit Center, alternate service is available on Routes 27 and 44.

Route 70 (Santa Rosa, Rohnert Park, Cotati, Petaluma, Novato, San Rafael, Marin City, San Francisco): In addition to minor schedule adjustments, the 10:45 am northbound trip will be CANCELED. The regular Route 80 trip at 10:32 am will continue to operate.  Late night stops will now include the stops on Redwood frontage road along Strawberry Village area and the stop at Tiburon Wye/Highway 101 stop.  An additional southbound trip departing Novato (Redwood & Olive) at 9:44 am arriving San Francisco (8th&Folsom) at 11:17 am will operate on Saturdays only.

Route 80 (Santa Rosa, Rohnert Park, Cotati, Petaluma, Novato, San Rafael, Marin City, San Francisco): Along with minor time adjustment to the schedules, the bus stop at Redwood and Olive will now be a time point (this is a stop that has a published approximate departure time). Late night stops will now include the stops on Redwood frontage road along Strawberry Village area and the stop at Tiburon Wye/Highway 101 stop.

East Bay Bus Service 

Route 40/42 (San Rafael Transit Cntr., Richmond BART, EL Cerrito Del Norte BART): Minor schedule adjustments will be made to improve connections and running times.

Marin County Bus Service

Schedule adjustments will be made to improve connections and running times on these routes:  Route 15 (Marin City, Mill Valley, Strawberry Village, Tiburon); Route 22 (Sausalito, Marin City, Corte Madera, Larkpsur, College of Marin, San Anselmo, San Rafael); Route 23 (San Rafael, San Anselmo, Fairfax, Manor); Route 33 (Santa Venetia, Marin Civic Center, Dominican Univ.), Route 57/59 (Novato, Sutter Novato Medical, Vintage Oaks, Ignacio, Marinwood, Kaiser Hospital, Northgate Mall, Marin Civic Cntr., San Rafael Transit Cntr.)

The following changes will also be implemented:

Route 21 (Strawberry, Corte Madera, College of Marin, Kentfield): The Village Shopping Center bus stop will no longer be served. 

Route 35 (Canal Area, San Rafael Transit Center):  An additional morning trip will depart San Rafael GGT (Andersen Dr) at 7:10 am and will arrive at the San Rafael Transit Center at 7:30 am. Route 36 (Canal Area, San Rafael Transit Center): Weekend northbound trip at 6:19 pm will be CANCELED due to low ridership. ADDITIONAL CHANGES MADE 12/9/05

Route 53 (San Marin, Novato): The 7:18 am northbound trip departing San Marin (San Carlos & San Marin) will operate from Novato (Redwood & Grant) at 7:04 am.

Route 63 (weekends only to Stinson Beach, Pan Toll Ranger Station, Bootjack, Tam Junction, Manzanita Park & Ride, Marin City): Service stops during the winter and returns MARCH 2006.

Route 71 (Novato, San Rafel Transit Center, Marin City): Due to low ridership, the daily 8:57 am northbound trip will be CANCELED and the northbound weekend trips at 8:56 am and 7:03 pm will be CANCELED.