CATA closes for Independence Day Holiday

Monday, June 29, 2015

Categories: General

Contact: Laurie Robison, Director of Marketing
Direct: (517) 367-7252
Mobile: (517) 896-1873 (for media inquiries only)

Lansing, Mich. — In observance of the Fourth of July, the Capital Area Transportation Authority will be closed on Sat., July 4, 2015.  The holiday closure will affect all CATA services, including fixed-route, Spec-Tran, Redi-Ride and Connector operations. 

Entertainment Express will conclude service early on Friday evening. The trolley will run only until 11:30 p.m. with the last trip departing Grand River and Abbot for downtown Lansing at 11:12 p.m. There is no Entertainment Express service on Saturday.

The Spec-Tran office will remain open on the Fourth of July from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. only to accept reservations for rides that are scheduled to occur on or after Sun., July 5. The phone number is (517) 394-2282 (CATA). Customers may also access to book, review and cancel trips online.

For further information, please contact CATA's Customer Service at or (517) 394-1000 weekdays, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.; weekends, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

About CATA:
Formed in 1972, the Capital Area Transportation Authority was twice voted the No. 1 transit system in America.
CATA strives to provide a variety of quality transportation services that are safe, timely and cost efficient, responding creatively to the diverse mobility needs of the region and delivered by dedicated employees in a professional manner. CATA services are provided in accordance with Title VI, without discrimination based on race, color, national origin, or other prohibited basis. For all media inquiries, please contact above-named PIO.