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Orange Line Detour

Beginning October 1, 2020, the PART Orange Line will be detoured due to construction on King Street between Manatawny and Route 100. This construction is expected to last for two years. The Orange Line will travel west on High Street, right onto Berks Street, right onto W. King Street, and then cross over Rt. 100 to Shoemaker Rd. Returning from Gilbertsville, the Orange Line will make a left onto Shoemaker Road when departing Wal-Mart, left onto Glasgow Street, left onto Berks Street, left onto High Street, and travel east to the Transportation Center. For more information, call 610-970-6512 or email takepart@pottstown.org.

Pottstown Area Rapid Transit Launches New Routes

Pottstown Area Rapid Transit (PART) is pleased to announce that new routes will be in effect beginning January 2, 2020. PART service changes will simplify bus routes, maximize service, and add new destinations including Boyertown and Gilbertsville.

PART contracted with Michael Baker International to complete a Transit Development Plan which included evaluating the existing service and identifying opportunities for streamlining service to increase ridership and efficiency and to better connect riders to regional services and destinations. Public outreach was conducted in accordance with PART’s Title VI Policy and input was included in the service changes.

Schedules are available at Borough Hall, 100 E. High Street, online, or onboard the buses.

For further information, visit us online at www.pottstownarearapidtransit.com, follow us on Facebook and Twitter, or call us at 610-970-6512 or 610-326-5413. Take PART!