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Land Acquisition paves the way for CATA Storage and Maintenance facility

CATA is pleased to announce the recent acquisition of land in Vernon Township from the Vernon Township Volunteer Fire Department for the construction of a storage and maintenance facility. When complete this project will allow CATA to provide sheltered parking for over 20 vehicles, indoor wash facilities for buses and light maintenance facilities for preventative […]

CATA receives FTA award

CATA recently was awarded the Administrators Award for Outstanding Public Service in Rural Public Transportation by The Federal Transit Administration (FTA). The FTA gives out five of those awards nationwide each year to transit services it believes improve the mobility of Americans in rural areas and allow them better access to employment and employment services by […]

Fixed Route Fare increase effective October 1, 2014

Just a reminder to our riders and community that CATA will implement a fixed route fare increase on October 1, 2014. This fare increase is the first fare increase since 2005. Fares will be: Seniors age 65 and older – FREE (Courtesy of the PA Lottery program) Adults age 18-64 – $1.25 Youth age 6-17 […]

Crawford County Fair starts next week!

It’s hard to believe but the largest Agricultural Fair in Pennsylvania begins on Saturday August 16th right here in Meadville. CATA will once again offer daily bus service to and from the Fair starting each day at 11:00AM and ending at 11:00PM. The route will travel from the Downtown Mall in Meadville with various stops […]

CATA to hold Advisory meeting on Monday 6/16

Twice a year, CATA holds Advisory meetings open to the public to update our community on what’s going on with CATA and hear comments from our riders and partner agencies. The next Advisory meeting is this Monday (June 16th) at 10:00AM at the CATA office at 214 Pine St in Meadville. Topics for the meeting […]

Fixed Route service hours EXTENDING as of July 1st!

In response to our riders comments, CATA is pleased to announce the restructuring of our evening services in Meadville and Titusville. As of July 1st, the current Evening Route in Meadville will be discontinued and replaced with 2 additional hours of service on the Red/Blue/Green routes. Red/Blue/Green routes will now operate until 10:00PM Monday – […]

No bus service on Memorial Day

In observance of Memorial Day, there will be no CATA bus service on Monday May 26th. Regular hours will operate all weekend and resume regular schedules on Tuesday May 27th. Enjoy your holiday weekend! Visit us on the web at catabus.wpengine.com or email information@catabus.org

Spring weather brings in a new season of road construction

With the new year comes a new season of road construction in Meadville! The North Street construction project is now underway with portions of North Street closed to traffic. This will result in minor delays and detours along the Red A, Blue B, Evening and Loop routes. Please be patient with our drivers as we […]

CATA Announces Holiday Hours

Season’s Greetings and Happy Holidays from your friends at CATA!   We would like to take this opportunity to thank our riders and community partners for their continued support of our services. In preparation for the upcoming holidays CATA announces the following: December 24th – All services end at 3:00PM December 25th – No service […]

CATA to hold Advisory Board meeting

CATA will hold an Advisory Board meeting on Thursday November 21st at 10:00AM at the CATA office at 214 Pine Street in Meadville.   The Advisory Board meetings provide an opportunity for the public to voice thoughts, concerns and ideas about CATA services.  This meeting will focus on upcoming issues and services in relation to […]