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RTA restores service along bus routes; streetcars suspended

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01.29.2014 – Effective today, RTA restored bus service to all routes system-wide.  Streetcars are suspended. Bus service is being provided on St. Charles, Canal St., and Loyola Avenue routes. Riders may experience delays throughout the service day due to remaining road conditions.   

Detours are in place for #16-So. Claiborne, #27-Louisiana, #55 Elysian Fields, #57 Franklin Ave., #60-Hayne, #62-Morrison Express, #64-Lake Forest Express,#84-Galvez as detailed in attached document. Information regarding detours may be found at www.norta.com, and by calling the Rideline at 504-248-3900.

On Thursday, January 30, 2014  - Barring any unforeseen weather or streetcar track conditions, streetcar service will be returned to St. Charles Avenue, Canal St. City Park, Canal St. Cemeteries, Loyola Avenue streetcar routes as regularly scheduled. Riverfront streetcar is projected to return to service at approximately 10 AM. 

Para-transit services will resume its normal service schedule. Riders may book trips by calling 504-827-7433.

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