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07/24/2020

CTDOT AND STATE TRANSIT OPERATORS TO DISTRIBUTE MASKS TO BUS RIDERS ACROSS CONNECTICUT

 

CTDOT, STATE TRANSIT OPERATORS TO DISTRIBUTE MASKS TO BUS RIDERS ACROSS CONNECTICUT

 

(Newington, CT) — On Tuesday, July 28, the Connecticut Department of Transportation (CTDOT) in partnership with CTtransit and other transit operators will be distributing masks to bus passengers statewide, including the cities of Hartford, New Haven, and Stamford to help combat the spread of COVID-19. Masks will be available for bus riders in the morning (7:00-9:00 AM) and the afternoon (3:00-5:00 PM).

Face coverings are required on public transit and by Governor Lamont’s Executive Order to help stop the spread of COVID-19 in Connecticut.

WHO: CTtransit and transit operators statewide

WHAT: Distributing masks to public transit bus riders

WHEN: Tuesday, July 28, 2020; 7:00 – 9:00 AM & 3:00 -- 5:00 PM, unless otherwise noted below

WHERE:CTtransit-

Hartford – CTtransit Customer Service and Sales Outlet located at State and Market Streets, adjacent to the Old State House

New Haven – CTtransit Customer Service and Sales Outlet located on the New Haven Green at Chapel Street,

Stamford - CTtransit Customer Service and Sales Outlet located on the lower level of the Stewart B. McKinney Transportation Center in the passageway from North State Street

Waterbury - Exchange Place (Downtown Center)

Meriden – Meriden Railroad Station

 

Other locations:

 

Estuary Transit District – Old Saybrook Train Station

Greater Bridgeport Transit District GBT Bus Station, 710 Water Street, Bridgeport

Greater Hartford Transit District – One Union Place Hartford (Hartford Union Station)

Greater New Haven Transit District – 1014 Sherman Ave location in Hamden

Housatonic Area Regional Transit 3 Kennedy Ave., Danbury

Middletown Area Transit District Middletown Bus Terminal

Milford Transit District Bus hub at the Post Mall 1202 Boston Post Rd, Milford

Northwest Connecticut Transit District – Torrington Municipal Parking Lot (12 Daycoeton Place)

Norwalk Transit District Norwalk Transit Wheels Hub, Burnell Blvd.

Southeast Transit District 7AM – 9 AM at the New London Water Street Bus Stop (adjacent to AMTRAK/Shore Line East); 3 PM – 5 PM at the Norwich Transportation Center (10 Falls Avenue, Norwich)

Valley Transit District Derby/Shelton multimodal train station.

Windham Regional Transit District 3 PM – 5 PM at the Norwich Transportation Center (10 Falls Avenue, Norwich)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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