Section 105-161; Res. 63-04; Adopting route and system changes for the Columbia Transit System


Council Bill No.          R 63-04          

A RESOLUTION

adopting route and system changes for the Columbia Transit System.

    WHEREAS, the City Council held a public hearing in the Council Chamber of the Daniel Boone Building, Columbia, Missouri at 7:00 p.m. on April 5, 2004 to receive comment on the proposed changes to the routes and schedules for the Columbia Transit System; and

    WHEREAS, the Council heard interested persons and agencies comment with respect to the social, environmental and economic aspects of the proposed changes; and

    WHEREAS, the Council finds the plan for route and system changes consistent with the goals of the City’s transportation plan.

    NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF COLUMBIA, MISSOURI, AS FOLLOWS:

    SECTION 1. The City Council adopts the following route and system changes for the Columbia Transit System:

    A.    The bus routes are reconfigured as set forth in Exhibit A, attached to and made a part of this resolution.

    B.    The Green Route shall be operated on 40 minute headways during peak hours (which are from approximately 6:25 a.m. through approximately 10:00 a.m. and then from approximately 2:25 p.m. through approximately 6:30 p.m.); and on 80 minute headways during non-peak hours (which are from approximately 10:00 a.m. through approximately 2:00 p.m.).  Night and weekend hours will remain at 80 minute headways.

    C.    The Brown Route (Orbiter) is established; operating Monday through Friday on 15 minute headways during peak hours (which are from approximately 6:25 a.m. through approximately 10:00 a.m. and then from approximately 2:00 p.m. through approximately 6:30 p.m.); Thursday evenings through approximately 10:00 p.m. will also be operated on 15 minute headways; and on 30 minute headways during non-peak hours (which are from approximately 10:00 a.m. through approximately 2:00 p.m.); Friday night and Saturdays will be operated at 30 minute headways.

    D.    The Purple Route (Commuter Route to Theaters) is established; operating between 6:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. on Thursdays and Fridays and from 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. on Saturdays.

    SECTION 2.  The changes set forth in Section 1A, 1B, 1C and 1D shall take effect on June 7, 2004.

    ADOPTED this 5th day of April, 2004.