Some service modifications planned over MSU spring break; no changes during LCC break
Lansing, Mich. — As Michigan State University students finalize their spring break plans, CATA prepares to implement changes in some service levels over the break. The changes are effective March 2-8. During the week of MSU’s spring break, Spartan Service routes operating on campus will change as follows:
Route 32 Commuter Lot/Snyder Hall/Clinical Center: The fare-free route will operate weekdays from 7 a.m. until 7:25 p.m. at a reduced frequency during the break. Buses will depart the MSU-CATA Transportation Center at Ramp 1 every 30 minutes, traveling on Farm Lane and Service Road, with service to the Auditorium, Snyder Hall, the Clinical Center and Commuter Lot 89.
Weekday MSU Campus Service: The following routes will end service for spring break as follows:
- Route 33 – at 10:25 p.m. Friday, Feb. 28
- Route 38 – at 10:45 p.m. Friday, Feb. 28
- Routes 30, 31 and 39 – by 2:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 29
Night Owl: Curb-to-curb campus service will operate as usual until 9 a.m. Sunday, March 1.
Weekend MSU Campus Service: Routes 34, 35, 36 and Lot Link will operate through 2 a.m. Monday, March 2.
Modifications in service will also be implemented across the following routes during MSU’s break. Refer to the Transit app or visit cata.org to access CATA’s trip planner or individual schedule pages for specific departure times.
Route 1 – Downtown Lansing/Meridian Mall: Departures from bus stops along downtown Lansing’s Capitol Loop will occur up to eight minutes later than usual Monday through Friday evening.
Route 20 – South Harrison/Jolly/Dunckel: Route 20 will travel into Spartan Village and the MSU/CTC at Ramp 1 while continuing to serve the adjacent Shaw and Farm boarding area.
Route 22 – MSU/Haslett/Okemos: Buses will travel into the MSU/CTC at Ramp 1 while continuing to serve the Shaw and Farm boarding area.
Route 23 – MSU/Okemos/Haslett: Monday through Friday, between 2 p.m. and 6:30 p.m., buses will run less often – every 35-45 minutes rather than every 25 minutes. Buses will travel into the MSU/CTC at Ramp 1 while continuing to serve the Shaw and Farm boarding area.
Route 24 – East Lansing/E. Lake Lansing Road: Monday-Friday service will operate every 30 minutes rather than every 35 minutes most of the day during MSU’s break. Saturday and Sunday service will continue every 60 minutes. The route will travel to Ramp 5 on Red Cedar as usual.
Route 25 – North Harrison: Weekday buses will operate every 60 minutes during the day and early evening rather than every 30 minutes. Saturday and Sunday service will operate as usual. The route will continue to travel to Ramp 5 on Red Cedar.
Route 26 – Abbot/Chandler: Monday - Friday, buses will operate every 45 minutes (rather than every 6 to 10 minutes) and conclude at 7:15 p.m. at the MSU-CTC/Ramp 1. There will be no Thursday, Friday or Saturday late-night service to downtown East Lansing. Saturday service will end at 7:15 p.m. at the MSU-CTC/Ramp 1. Sunday service will operate as usual.
Spartan Service resumes Monday, March 9
Lot Link will begin providing campus service at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 8, and operate until 2 a.m. Monday morning when Night Owl service resumes. Spartan Service, provided on Routes 20, 23, 24, 25, 26 and Routes 30, 31, 32, 33, 38 and 39, resumes at the start of service Monday, March 9.
Service to Lansing Community College’s west campus during MSU and LCC spring breaks
There will be no change in service on Route 12 – W. Michigan/Waverly/LCC West during the week of MSU’s spring break, March 2-6. Buses will continue to operate according to the LCC West schedule, traveling to the LCC West campus throughout the week. Route 12 will continue to follow the LCC West schedule the week of LCC’s spring break, March 9-13.
For more information, please contact a CATA Customer Experience Representative at email@example.com or (517) 394-1000.