Halloween service update from Chapel Hill Transit

Please read this service update from Chapel Hill Transit for Oct. 31, 2013. Also, remember that traffic will be heavy in/around Chapel Hill as Halloween evening approaches.

CHT to Adjust Service for Halloween Evening
During the evening of Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013, Chapel Hill Transit (CHT) will end service early on the D, J, NS and NU routes and EZ Rider to accommodate the Halloween celebration on Franklin Street. The following schedule modifications will be in effect:

  • D Route will end at 8:43 p.m. at the Sagebrook Apartments
  • J Route will end at 8:56 p.m. at the Rock Creek Apartments
  • NS Route will end at 8:38 p.m. at Eubanks Park and Ride
  • NU Route will end at 8:29 p.m. at RR Lot
  • EZ Rider service will end at 8:30 p.m.

All other routes will operate on regular routes and published schedules, although minor delays may occur due to increased traffic.

Safe Ride buses will operate from 11 p.m. to 2:30 a.m., along detoured routes. Safe Ride is a service funded by the UNC-Chapel Hill Student Government for the safety of students. Safe Ride buses will not serve the Downtown/Franklin Street area, but will serve the following stops near downtown:

  • Safe T - pick up and drop off from Chapel Hill Town Hall
  • Safe J - pick up and drop off from Passport Motors (Franklin Street at Graham Street)
  • Safe G - pick up and drop off from Columbia Street at Sitterson Hall across from Carolina Inn

Please be advised that due to road closures and traffic pattern changes, CHT may be unable to operate published schedules for these routes.

There will be no bus shuttles operating from park and ride lots to the Halloween celebration.

More information about Homegrown Halloween is available at www.townofchapelhill.org/halloween.

CHT is the public transportation provider that serves Chapel Hill, Carrboro and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.  For complete information about CHT services, schedules, route changes or directions to the nearest CHT stop, visit us at www.chtransit.org, email chtransit@townofchapelhill.org or call a CHT customer service representative at 919-969-4900 (press 1).

The CHT service update for Oct. 31 may be found here.